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by jim in IA
Comment Count 60 comments on Tue Dec 20, 2011 at 08:10 AM PST with 56 Recommends
Hardly something out of a "Commander in Chief" playbook (if that thing really exists!). The LA Times reports tonight what we all knew in the blogosphere: that the McCain campaign had just a "knee ...
by pappo
Comment Count 28 comments on Mon Sep 01, 2008 at 11:38 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
The situation in Ukraine is a looming catastrophe. It has already become a catastrophe for the citizens of Ukraine. It threatens to rekindle the Cold War, and that brings all of us closer to a Hot ...
by dharmasyd
Comment Count 34 comments on Sat May 17, 2014 at 06:57 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
Of course you don't remember McGovern. Why? Because he didn't get elected. The old lady will try one last time...
by winterbanyan
Comment Count 113 comments on Sat Jun 28, 2008 at 04:50 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
There are rumors floating through South Dakota political circles that Matt McGovern may take on John Thune and his $5.5 million war chest. McGovern is a true progressive (the grandson of Sen. ...
by SoDak Dem
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Nov 02, 2009 at 04:42 AM PST with 12 Recommends
The President was right in his speech last month that we need to begin bringing our troops home from Afghanistan. But a counter-terrorism strategy doesn’t need 70,000 boots on the ground, any more ...
by RepDavidCicilline
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue Jul 12, 2011 at 08:22 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
I was inspired to write this because I feel that there are many, many Republicans and Independents out there who will vote for Obama or just stay home on election day because they too are turned off ...
by Marina Asbury
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Oct 18, 2008 at 07:34 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Here is my response to the challenge presented by AlyoshaKaramazov to talk about what we believe in as Democrats, and why we are Democrats. The thoughts were originally posted on Views on Brews/...
by kenwards
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Oct 23, 2013 at 01:14 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
The secret documents released Sunday by WikiLeaks provide 92,000 additional reasons why Congress should stop the US war in Afghanistan. It will take 146 votes on the floor of the House to do so. ...
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Jul 27, 2010 at 07:31 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Every four years, before I vote in a Presidential election, I make it a point to read a portion of a book by one of my favorite authors - Theodore H. White. White wrote four books that I believe are ...
by mcgoverngreatpatriot
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Nov 02, 2008 at 10:54 AM PST with 6 Recommends
I was cleaning today, and found this photograph I took at a rally in New York City's garment district during the campaign of 1972.
by PoconoPCDoctor
Comment Count 9 comments on Sun Oct 12, 2008 at 08:20 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
These cherry-picked bullet points are not intended as a substitute for actually reading Nixonland: The ...
by TomAqMar
Comment Count 23 comments on Sun Jun 08, 2008 at 10:26 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Today, Wednesday, and tomorrow, Thursday, please contact your Representative in Washington, DC - and ask your friends to do this - Phone: 202.224.3121 We’d like to see YES ...
by jim d
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed May 21, 2008 at 03:47 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
As we remember George McGovern, I am struck by a quote from his book What It Means To Be a Democrat . As quoted in the Times, McGovern says:
by JackMcCullough
Comment Count 3 comments on Sun Oct 21, 2012 at 06:26 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
It may be presumptive of me to suggest this, and it may already be ongoing, but none-the-less here it is. It is time for a grass roots Super Delegate campaign because the Super Delegate concept was ...
by professorfate
Comment Count 35 comments on Mon May 12, 2008 at 05:28 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
This is a personal narrative. I read Dailykos several times daily; to keep my spirits up, to remind myself that many of us are fighting the good fight; to read the news that MSM won't tell me; and ...
by squeakrad
Comment Count 1 comments on Sat Oct 11, 2008 at 11:33 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
I am tired of the Bush family and the Clinton family after all the years of hearing you amateurs tell others how smart you are because you know the founding Fathers... I just wanted you to know ...
by leepearson
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon May 18, 2015 at 01:54 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Like the line itself, this diary is short and sweet. What the Great Communicator knew is that politics breeds cynicism. Most don't follow details yet expect leaders to fix all of their problems. ...
by BrooklynJohnny
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Oct 22, 2012 at 06:04 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
I got to thinking this morning, what does the 'pub campaign remind me of? And it hit me. Where the 'pubs are now reminds me a whole lot of where the Democrats were about this time in 1972. ...
by jg6544
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 01:48 PM PDT with 1 Recommend