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I don't even try to read deep into news stories right now. I see the administration being beaten up over Benghazi, Republican defiance to negotiating with Iran, crazy laws being passed in state ...
by alswearingen
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat Apr 04, 2015 at 09:27 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
The DNC has named a 10-person panel to help diagnose what went wrong for Democrats in 2014 and 2010 and the effort is being led by a Democratic governor from a red state and a ...
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 31 comments on Wed Dec 10, 2014 at 11:38 AM PST with 16 Recommends
Dear Hillary, We understand politics and governing is not easy, to say the least. Bill and Barack tried as best they could, but more or less, 2010 got in the way of Obama, just like 1994 got in ...
by We Shall Overcome
Comment Count 27 comments on Sun Nov 16, 2014 at 01:10 PM PST with 13 Recommends
Michigan went all red in 2010. We only had a 42% voter turnout. Despite having progressive, populist firebrand Virg Bernero running against Bill Snyder, only 42% of Michiganders turned out to vote ...
by Muskegon Critic
Comment Count 43 comments on Tue Nov 11, 2014 at 11:52 AM PST with 37 Recommends
Please, a small unobtrusive "CaT" diary. No Martians, no commies at Department of State. Nothing but stat for the CaT. And a worry that Hart InterCivic and other RW investment shops have bought ...
by waterstreet2008
Comment Count 37 comments on Mon Nov 10, 2014 at 02:58 PM PST with 6 Recommends
by annieli
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun Nov 09, 2014 at 11:34 AM PST with 5 Recommends
by kos
Comment Count 252 comments on Thu Nov 06, 2014 at 11:35 AM PST with 99 Recommends
The 2010 and 2012 elections seemed completely different. 2010 was a Republican "wave," while 2012 was Democratic payback. But these two elections had one big thing in common: In 17 races ...
by teenvote
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu Oct 16, 2014 at 04:20 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Yesterday, a three-judge ...
by kos
Comment Count 22 comments on Wed Oct 08, 2014 at 01:53 PM PDT with 56 Recommends
Ha ha ha ha ha: A detailed report commissioned ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 109 comments on Thu Aug 28, 2014 at 07:42 AM PDT with 97 Recommends
Summertime is generally quiet time for us, staff take vacations, tech can focus on forward-looking projects rather than scaling infrastructure, and we all get a mental break ahead of whatever ...
by kos
Comment Count 353 comments on Thu Jul 03, 2014 at 11:48 AM PDT with 425 Recommends
This is the first time I’ve heard of this (meme circulating since 2004), which is remarkable to me because I started to blog in January of 2005 due to the reelection of George W. Bush (I thought I ...
by thinkingblue
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Jan 02, 2014 at 10:28 AM PST with 2 Recommends
I decided to take a break from redistricting diaries and instead give all of you more information about my home state of Connecticut. I thus decided to present to you a detailed analysis of the past ...
by ProudNewEnglander
Comment Count 26 comments on Thu May 15, 2014 at 07:00 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Once in a while, the phrase "you get what you pay for" isn't cynical - it's simply wrong. Sometimes, you get a whole lot more. And sometimes, it's something wonderful .1 Today, you can get a free ...
by GreyHawk
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Nov 29, 2013 at 07:09 AM PST with 12 Recommends
Every single day, the consequences of the disasterous 2010 election become more and more apparent. GOP-controlled Legislatures and Governors in states across the country have spent the past 2 and a ...
by Hesiod
Comment Count 111 comments on Fri Nov 01, 2013 at 07:44 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
When Nancy Pelosi handed the gavel to John Boehner,
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 26 comments on Fri Oct 25, 2013 at 07:30 AM PDT with 49 Recommends
So far, hangin' tough.
by kos
Comment Count 346 comments on Wed Oct 02, 2013 at 08:22 AM PDT with 228 Recommends
NASA apparently never got the memo.... Is it habitable? NASA outlines big goals for a mission to Europa. “Europa is the most likely place in our solar system beyond Earth to have life today, and ...
by xxdr zombiexx
Comment Count 146 comments on Fri Aug 09, 2013 at 04:48 AM PDT with 181 Recommends
Count Florida Gov. Rick Scott while you can, GOP, because it won't be much longer. The GOP releases ...
by kos
Comment Count 80 comments on Mon Mar 18, 2013 at 02:07 PM PDT with 80 Recommends
Toi Hutchinson took $100,000 from an organization that targeted Chicago ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Feb 11, 2013 at 03:07 PM PST with 28 Recommends