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and I do not mean just how to title this diary, which is a problem. I am struggling with the prices we seem willing to pay in lives. Watching Rachel last night was part of it - there are simply ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 576 comments on Tue Jan 11, 2011 at 03:37 AM PST with 464 Recommends
I was an unaffiliated voter until Spring of 2002. I saw the fascist tendencies of BushCO, went down to the clerk and changed my affiliation to the Democratic Party. Over the last few years, I have ...
by Kenevan McConnon
Comment Count 1584 comments on Thu Mar 01, 2007 at 05:59 AM PST with 428 Recommends
(Crossposted from The Field .) Now that Caroline ...
by The Field
Comment Count 688 comments on Thu Jan 22, 2009 at 08:36 PM PST with 197 Recommends
I will explain my title only at the end. Please bear with me. I do not normally read Dana Milbank. Shortly after his column today went up online, my wife read it, and told me I would want to ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 135 comments on Thu Jan 13, 2011 at 02:39 AM PST with 184 Recommends
as you can read in this NY Times story . She is a dear friend, and I found out earlier today in an exchange of emails on another topic. Some of her House colleagues knew, because she was not a ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 33 comments on Mon Jun 03, 2013 at 06:00 PM PDT with 100 Recommends
Today my students had those words spoken by someone who lives those words, someone who took a personal tragedy and pursued a passion, one which brought her to Congress, where this month she was ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 45 comments on Wed Nov 19, 2008 at 05:39 PM PST with 64 Recommends
Sen. Frank Lautenberg calls for a ban on high-capacity ammunition magazines and for a dialogue on measures to prevent gun violence at a July 24 press conference. In the wake of the killing of 12 ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 124 comments on Mon Jul 30, 2012 at 10:26 AM PDT with 53 Recommends
(Crossposted from The Field .) Hey, you know something ...
by The Field
Comment Count 273 comments on Mon Jan 26, 2009 at 02:03 PM PST with 50 Recommends
John Murtha, a leader in the House Democratic caucus, has introduced to allow Congress to prohibit flag burning ...
by DemocraticLuntz
Comment Count 131 comments on Thu Mar 01, 2007 at 10:58 AM PST with 45 Recommends
Time is an enemy when it comes to Congress doing something to make ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 95 comments on Tue Dec 18, 2012 at 08:24 AM PST with 36 Recommends
On Wednesday, June 6th, the House Financial Services Committee will conduct hearings on a bill called “H.R. 4624, the Investment Adviser Oversight Act of 2012”. This legislation was proposed by ...
by gr8flmo
Comment Count 39 comments on Fri Jun 01, 2012 at 05:56 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
by CityLightsLover
Comment Count 101 comments on Tue Jan 11, 2011 at 06:32 PM PST with 23 Recommends
Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D) & Rep. Mike McIntyre (D) According to Politico , two House Democrats from two very different ...
by David Nir
Comment Count 113 comments on Wed Jan 08, 2014 at 10:28 AM PST with 21 Recommends
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by David Nir
Comment Count 105 comments on Mon Sep 10, 2012 at 05:00 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
Under the current system of NLRB run union election campaigns, companies have the right to tell employees that black is white, good is evil, and the sun actually rises in the west. Most of what ...
by PaulVA
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Feb 09, 2007 at 12:26 PM PST with 21 Recommends
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by David Nir
Comment Count 41 comments on Fri Jan 31, 2014 at 05:00 AM PST with 20 Recommends
Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-Mineola), who is leading the Democratic opposition to Gillibrand, will today begin building the structure of a 2010 primary challenge, a McCarthy aide said.
by Paleo
Comment Count 391 comments on Mon Jan 26, 2009 at 06:04 AM PST with 20 Recommends
by CityLightsLover
Comment Count 39 comments on Tue Jun 07, 2011 at 07:05 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
The Cleveland Plain Dealer reports that members of the U.S. House Financial Services Committee, who are supposed to be overseeing the banking industry, seem to have had other things on their minds: ...
by Sagebrush Bob
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Jun 30, 2009 at 07:11 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
A collosal W....T....F is called for here. Apparently, a number of Democrats are attempting to torpedo the party's chances for 2008. Remember Carolyn McCarthy's introduced-every-year Assault ...
by Loboguara
Comment Count 161 comments on Sun Mar 11, 2007 at 08:01 PM PDT with 13 Recommends