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Republican Carlos Curbelo Leading Off : • FL-26 : Well, this is a fortunate break for Democratic Rep. Joe Garcia: Republican Carlos Curbelo ...
by David Nir
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Sep 23, 2014 at 05:00 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Sep 09, 2014 at 12:44 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
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by David Nir
Comment Count 55 comments on Thu Sep 04, 2014 at 05:00 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
One of the arguments against real filibuster reform, using the constitutional option of changing the rules by simple majority vote, is that ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 32 comments on Tue Jan 08, 2013 at 10:45 AM PST with 49 Recommends
Sen. Mazie Hirono, during the campaign. According to The Hill , two newly elected Democratic senators, Mazie Hirono and Heidi Heitkamp, ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 122 comments on Fri Jan 04, 2013 at 01:07 PM PST with 129 Recommends
Sen. Merkley makes the case for filibuster reform. On Thursday, the first day of the 113th Congress, Sens. Jeff Merkley (D-OR), Tom Udall (D-NM) and Tom Harkin (D-IA) introduced resolutions to ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 68 comments on Fri Jan 04, 2013 at 07:42 AM PST with 69 Recommends
Sen. Jeff Merkley is steadily gaining support for his proposal that the Super ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 19 comments on Fri Sep 16, 2011 at 01:21 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
Perhaps Howard Dean should read this and learn how a real progressive stands up for core beliefs. Senator Jeff Merkley stands up to hate. It's short and worth reading the few paragraphs.
by TomP
Comment Count 47 comments on Mon Aug 23, 2010 at 08:25 AM PDT with 50 Recommends
I hope this hasn't been diaried but CNN had some wrong results and Gordon Smith's lead over Jeff Merkely is down to 6,000 votes!
by skeptic1205
Comment Count 34 comments on Wed Nov 05, 2008 at 12:18 PM PST with 15 Recommends
It seems as Gordon Smith will stop at nothing in order to keep his seat in Oregon. The Second term Senator has made for some interesting water cooler talk for those of us in this, the thirty third ...
by Silver A Mogart
Comment Count 0 comments on Fri Sep 12, 2008 at 11:07 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
Amid skyrocketing oil, gasoline, coal, and electricity (coming to a neighborhood near you) prices, 2008 ...
by A Siegel
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Jul 15, 2008 at 03:36 AM PDT with 47 Recommends
June Update Senate gains looking solid. Dems have a lot of work to do to go from solid gains of 4-5 seats to huge gains of 7-9 seats. Current Senate: 49 Dems, 1 Socialist, 1 Lieberman, 49 GOP.
by optimist
Comment Count 54 comments on Wed Jun 18, 2008 at 08:11 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Steve Novick is a committed progressive running to defeat Gordon Smith. On Monday, I asked supporters to help us raise $30,000 online by the end of the quarter next ...
by Steve Novick
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Sep 26, 2007 at 07:19 AM PDT with 14 Recommends