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by jsmdlawyer
Comment Count 192 comments on Mon Jan 30, 2006 at 04:17 PM PST with 134 Recommends
A few years ago, talking to friends about the political environment in Kansas the conversation always boiled down to Thomas Frank's book "What's the Matter With Kansas" and Joe Winston and Laura ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 50 comments on Thu May 29, 2014 at 05:16 PM PDT with 114 Recommends
In the past few days it has become clear that Republicans are delusional, petty, mean spirited whiny butts. They are also poor losers. All over the place you see analysis of their heart wrenching ...
by vickijean
Comment Count 15 comments on Sat Nov 10, 2012 at 11:31 AM PST with 31 Recommends
It seems like all of us here at the Big Orange are preoccupied with the upcoming midterm elections on November 2nd and the prospects of retaining control of the U.S. House and U.S. Senate for the ...
by Neon Vincent
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Oct 15, 2010 at 08:45 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
I have to say - it was a great night in Columbia Missouri! The weather was nice and pretty, we had great attendance and people who were really interested in doing something - and those who had ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Nov 10, 2013 at 07:29 AM PST with 18 Recommends
by Stirling Newberry
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat Oct 15, 2005 at 10:09 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Some of the Kansas / Missouri Kossacks know that from today until May 30, and then picking up in June, several of us are going to every county, getting pictures and talking to people. In June, the ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon May 19, 2014 at 06:26 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Texas is a red state. Believe me, i live here. And i'm sure you've been introduced to our young prodigy George W. Bush and his mentor Richard "Dick" Cheney. But us liberal Texans finally got our ...
by LiberatedClown
Comment Count 37 comments on Wed Mar 05, 2008 at 04:28 PM PST with 14 Recommends
Jim Messina will lead the Obama Campaign's latest incarnation, Organizing for Action. As being reported by the ...
by brooklynbadboy
Comment Count 34 comments on Fri Jan 18, 2013 at 07:07 AM PST with 13 Recommends
There is a kind of split personality in politics; on the one hand you are always looking at the next election, even the day after your latest victory or defeat. One the other there is need for an ...
by Something the Dog Said
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Oct 27, 2008 at 08:24 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
For many, the gathering in Wichita could be boiled down to one word: cathartic. http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/she-the-people/wp/2014/08/29/kansas-women-unite-in-bipartisan-effort-to-defeat-...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Aug 31, 2014 at 02:24 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
With the election over, so many of us feel just let down or unmotivated. It happens. Right now, though is an exciting time for you to be involved in your party. Because I know this event didn't ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Nov 10, 2014 at 07:36 AM PST with 7 Recommends
Yesterday, with the news that the Democratic leadership had agreed to send an Iraq Supplemental bill with no timelines to the president, views among the netroots were despondent, at best. Not only ...
by WayneNight
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu May 24, 2007 at 03:34 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
By my title, I mean that we have to provide a way to protect, nurture, and support -- and I mean financial support -- progressive voices. We have a few superstar bloggers, but I suspect that if ...
by RenMin
Comment Count 21 comments on Mon Jul 26, 2010 at 12:10 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
When you head south on I-95 and pass Exit 148, you have crossed from Blue Virginia (Prince William County) into Red Virgina (Stafford County). It wasn't too long ago that Democrats in Stafford ...
by CADeminVA
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Dec 13, 2006 at 07:55 AM PST with 5 Recommends
by la motocycliste
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Nov 08, 2006 at 07:50 AM PST with 5 Recommends
If the only person willing to introduce articles of impeachment is someone with little political influence because everyone with political influence is terrified of misreading the ...
by Cofcos
Comment Count 16 comments on Mon Jun 09, 2008 at 10:26 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Last week I spoke about some tactical reasons why the protracted nominating contest is a good thing. Today, I want to talk about the quality of excitement in this contest, and why it means we're ...
by The Sinistral
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Apr 08, 2008 at 04:20 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
In my experience, most “netroots” progressives are the kind of people who follow the national news. They’re likely to already know who’s running for President on both the ...
by WayneNight
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Apr 27, 2007 at 08:20 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
On Tuesday, May 15th, I will be voting in Pennsylvania’s primary election. The race that is gaining most of my attention is to determine which Democrats will be nominated in the York County ...
by WayneNight
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri May 11, 2007 at 08:16 PM PDT with 3 Recommends