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by intrepidliberal
Comment Count 211 comments on Sun Mar 04, 2007 at 08:37 AM PST with 239 Recommends
I thought it was a wonderful Holiday gift to Congress....kind of like coals in their stockings. In case you mentioned this you can read the article as presented by Katrina Vanden Heuvel on The ...
by Badabing
Comment Count 136 comments on Sat Dec 22, 2007 at 09:40 PM PST with 224 Recommends
Three-term (1983 to 1994) Governor Mario Cuomo in 2007. Larry McShane at the New York Daily News reports : Ever-eloquent Mario Cuomo, a son ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 154 comments on Thu Jan 01, 2015 at 04:55 PM PST with 124 Recommends
These revelations will probably be explored extensively on MSNBC in the coming days. As one of those who've been following Bridgegate closely, I believe that this report by The Star-Ledger ...
by agiftagain
Comment Count 109 comments on Sun Mar 02, 2014 at 12:01 AM PST with 106 Recommends
Teachers and parents united against Cuomo's plan. That was the chant I heard go up from the crowd of parents and teachers gathered at one of the dozens ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 84 comments on Sun Mar 15, 2015 at 02:45 PM PDT with 71 Recommends
I am still reeling from the racist and jingoistic images of the RNC convention. I woke up this morning early, and caught the tail end of a re-run of Larry King Live. His guests, Democrats, were ...
by Denise Oliver Velez
Comment Count 76 comments on Fri Sep 05, 2008 at 04:05 AM PDT with 54 Recommends
It is never too late to remember. Here is a reposting of a column I did following the death of former New York Gov. Mario Cuomo. (I wrote a bit about it here , but it turned out I had more to say.
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Feb 21, 2015 at 07:27 PM PST with 46 Recommends
When I heard the news that Mario Cuomo died I had to sit down and write and consider the legacy of this extraordinary leader. I always wished that Mario Cuomo had run for president. He is one of ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu Jan 01, 2015 at 05:48 PM PST with 41 Recommends
The recent death of Dave From Queens, David Weintraub, Esq., at 37, a man whose passion led him to trail Joe Lieberman in a Bush face mask, confront Sean Hannity by calling in repeatedly and ...
by State Rep Mark Cohen Dem PA
Comment Count 40 comments on Mon Feb 16, 2009 at 09:21 PM PST with 41 Recommends
Mario Cuomo, either sought out, or asking for time, just elaborated with precision and impeccable logic the great dangers inherent in the Lieberman/Kyl vote. Frankly, he seemed very, very worried.
by BWildered
Comment Count 35 comments on Fri Sep 28, 2007 at 04:42 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
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by Frank Cocozzelli
Comment Count 441 comments on Tue Oct 06, 2009 at 11:19 AM PDT with 39 Recommends
I am 45 years old. I was but 6 years old when Hubert Humphrey ran for president of the United States in 1968. It is one of my earliest political memories of any sort, but only in ...
by GernBlanzten
Comment Count 37 comments on Thu Feb 07, 2008 at 02:21 PM PST with 35 Recommends
New York could soon become the newest state in the union to allow hydraulic fracturing (fracking), the controversial technique used to enable shale oil and gas extraction. The green light from New ...
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 13 comments on Mon Feb 11, 2013 at 12:26 PM PST with 28 Recommends
We've watched Barack Obama go from Illinois Legislator to Democratic Convention Keynote Speaker to US Senator to viable challenger for President in 2008. For anyone who watched it, the importance ...
by rustydude
Comment Count 38 comments on Wed Jan 16, 2008 at 01:12 PM PST with 26 Recommends
I have to admit one of the first things that crossed my mind after hearing the shockingly sad news about Tim Russert, was wondering if it would cause any of the "timmeh" bashers on DKos to actually ...
by recontext
Comment Count 18 comments on Mon Jun 16, 2008 at 05:08 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
In recent years we have seen the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops become not only increasingly political, but increasingly politically aggressive. Led by Conference president, Cardinal ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Oct 13, 2013 at 07:12 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
The following is an amazing speech, Tale of Two Cities, given by New York Governor Mario Cuomo at the 1984 Democratic National Convention. I read it the other day, and its words ring so true 24 ...
by xerxes3
Comment Count 27 comments on Tue Jun 17, 2008 at 09:21 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
Standard caveats aside (it's early, we don't have a set field, blah blah blah), it's hard to see how Mario Cuomo loses the nomination barring scandal or the mother-of-all gaffes. I've been working ...
by WinSmith
Comment Count 38 comments on Tue Dec 05, 2006 at 10:24 AM PST with 18 Recommends
Everyone remembers former Governor of New York Mario Cuomo’s famed speech at the 1984 Democratic Convention . Even ...
by DMIer
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Sep 12, 2007 at 08:00 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Last night, I had the pleasure to attend the debate sponsored by Cooper Union in New York City between the Hon. Mario Cuomo and the Hon. Newt Gingrich. It was moderated by noneother than Tim ...
by mojotroll
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu Mar 01, 2007 at 09:59 AM PST with 16 Recommends