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The Truth, the Whole Truth, and Nothing but the Truth It is necessary to absorb and critically examine what candidates say, but let's not neglect what they fail to say. [Previous published at the ...
by pegasus4848
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Mar 09, 2015 at 05:59 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
[Cross-posted at The Left Coaster. ] With a mounting sense of dismay I see from Bob Johnson and BrooklynBadBoy on the rec list at Daily Kos that the Hillary Intelligentsia is apparently ...
by paradox
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Feb 09, 2015 at 07:59 AM PST with 7 Recommends
In the span of just two weeks, Wisconsin Gov.
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 171 comments on Sun Feb 08, 2015 at 02:45 PM PST with 87 Recommends
[Cross-posted at The Left Coaster. ] Such a long, long time ago Barack Obama was a fresh national candidate, out on the campaign trail and the reality as our first black president far from certain. ...
by paradox
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Feb 03, 2015 at 08:44 AM PST with 1 Recommend
There is something seriously wrong at OFA - Organizing for Action, President Obama's "grass-roots" support organization. The warning sign that all is not well is that Jim Messina is still co-chair ...
by kmoorh
Comment Count 163 comments on Fri Jan 02, 2015 at 02:16 PM PST with 214 Recommends
by dobleremolque
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Dec 17, 2014 at 06:19 PM PST with 5 Recommends
Final Senate Race Ratings The 2014 election is, thankfully, in the books and fading in the rearview mirror. For the truly devoted elections nerds, though, the work's just beginning, slicing and ...
by David Jarman
Comment Count 28 comments on Sun Dec 21, 2014 at 04:29 PM PST with 24 Recommends
Oregon is within 800 votes of winning GMO labeling at the ballot this year, and the measure is currently in a recount. Ballot measure 92 GMO labeling results as of Dec 8 (95% of est. votes ...
by NewtC
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Dec 09, 2014 at 10:21 AM PST with 6 Recommends
Results are in for the Louisiana senate race and Mary Landrieu got her ass stomped. She lost to Bill Cassidy (R) 57% to 43%. Wasn't even a contest. All I can say is, "Good riddance!" We don't need ...
by johnnygunn
Comment Count 106 comments on Sat Dec 06, 2014 at 09:38 PM PST with 19 Recommends
Stupid question: Wasn't there a run-off Senate election in Louisiana today? I'm assuming that Mary Landrieu was trounced, but even so, I kind of figured there'd be at least a simple Front-page (or ...
by Brainwrap
Comment Count 45 comments on Sat Dec 06, 2014 at 07:59 PM PST with 17 Recommends
(Also at Let's Talk Nevada . Check us out & join the conversation.) Ever since the election, we’ve been scouring every nook and cranny to figure out how and why a “giant Republican Wave” ...
by atdnext
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Dec 08, 2014 at 08:00 AM PST with 6 Recommends
After nearly a month of forensic analysis, the 2014 midterm elections are shedding more clues than a late-night CSI marathon.  While the initial diagnosis spelled disaster for Democrats, a more ...
by PageGardner
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Dec 05, 2014 at 08:46 AM PST with 7 Recommends
In the aftermath of the disastrous 2014 midterm election, former Democratic National Committee chairman Howard Dean observed, “You’ve got to stand for something if you want to win.” Before ...
by bobburnett
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri Dec 05, 2014 at 06:07 AM PST with 8 Recommends
(Also at Let's Talk Nevada . Check us out & join the conversation.) Will he or won’t he? That’s what has the pundits and players buzzing. After his shocking defeat in Nevada’s 4th ...
by atdnext
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Dec 05, 2014 at 07:00 AM PST with 7 Recommends
(Also at Let's Talk Nevada . Please check us out!) 45,618. This is the number of votes Dina Titus has received in her reelection race in Nevada’s First Congressional District (NV-01). While that ...
by atdnext
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Dec 04, 2014 at 07:00 AM PST with 9 Recommends
(Also at Let's Talk Nevada . Please check us out!) There’s no denying what happened last week. Nevada Democrats suffered a political wipeout. They went from controlling both houses of the ...
by atdnext
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Dec 03, 2014 at 10:15 AM PST with 6 Recommends
The Wisconsin Government Accountability Board finalized their numbers from the November 2014 elections yesterday, and with it comes a wealth of data at the county and ward level that could tell ...
by Jake formerly of the LP
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Dec 02, 2014 at 04:54 PM PST with 21 Recommends
We at Daily Kos Elections are continuing to clear the decks on all the links that we've accumulated post-election that were interesting but not terribly time-sensitive; we previously looked at the ...
by David Jarman
Comment Count 57 comments on Sat Nov 29, 2014 at 08:55 AM PST with 22 Recommends
We can _almost_ close the books on the 2014 general election now that almost every vote has finally been counted, although there are still a few races (like AZ-02 and the Oregon GMO labeling ...
by David Jarman
Comment Count 51 comments on Fri Nov 28, 2014 at 08:55 AM PST with 19 Recommends
I got an E-mail suggesting I share what's on my mind on Daily kos. So. In my opinion....The capitalists are firmly in control of Congress. Political ideologues that think Democracy and ...
by rgantibully
Comment Count 17 comments on Sat Nov 22, 2014 at 11:25 AM PST with 2 Recommends