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To thank me. And to thank you. Because over the past two days, we've been demonstrating to Democrats in vulnerable districts that when they stand with our party and for progressive causes,
by Adam B
Comment Count 184 comments on Wed Nov 11, 2009 at 11:19 AM PST with 704 Recommends
by kos
Comment Count 114 comments on Mon Feb 04, 2013 at 10:12 PM PST with 189 Recommends
Robin Kelly, victorious After Robin Kelly's dominant victory in Tuesday night's Democratic primary to fill ex-Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr.'s vacant House seat, there's been a lot of very facile analysis ...
by David Nir
Comment Count 84 comments on Wed Feb 27, 2013 at 01:41 PM PST with 133 Recommends
Victor. In the end, it wasn't even close. Sure, there are votes here and there still left to be counted, but our very own Robin Kelly won a solid majority of the vote while no one else even cracked ...
by kos
Comment Count 122 comments on Tue Feb 26, 2013 at 06:37 PM PST with 112 Recommends
Rich Miller at Capitol Fax has the scoop: This just in… Saturday, Feb 16, 2013 * 8:52 pm - A top source close to Sen. Toi ...
by Georgia Logothetis
Comment Count 53 comments on Sat Feb 16, 2013 at 08:12 PM PST with 77 Recommends
Robin Kelly, taking on the NRA's minions The primary for ...
by kos
Comment Count 84 comments on Fri Feb 01, 2013 at 12:12 PM PST with 71 Recommends
On the first day , 144 of us made 2,162 contributions to twenty ...
by Adam B
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue Nov 10, 2009 at 09:01 AM PST with 63 Recommends
Behold the mighty gun lobby, as the Illinois State Rifle Association (local affiliate of the NRA) rallies to the defense of Debbie Halvorson in the Illinois 2nd Congressional District special ...
by kos
Comment Count 77 comments on Fri Feb 22, 2013 at 02:49 PM PST with 59 Recommends
Puppy mills? Seriously? The gun safety proxy war being fought in the Illinois 2nd Congressional District special election this month features: a candidate with an NRA "F" rating, our very ...
by kos
Comment Count 98 comments on Mon Feb 11, 2013 at 09:02 AM PST with 46 Recommends
Debbie Halvorson, making her case to FOX News viewers. Democrat Debbie Halvorson is doing her best impression of a contortionist as she makes the rounds on right-wing media ...
by Georgia Logothetis
Comment Count 63 comments on Fri Feb 15, 2013 at 03:36 PM PST with 44 Recommends
Independence USA's new ad attacking Debbie Halvorson There have been a number of key developments recently in the race to succeed ex-Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr. in Illinois' 2nd Congressional District. ...
by David Nir
Comment Count 30 comments on Thu Jan 31, 2013 at 10:28 AM PST with 34 Recommends
Debbie Halvorson, Blue Dog NRA lackey : Nonetheless, Halvorson repeatedly referred to herself as the front-runner in a Friday phone interview, describing how she is constantly “swarmed” by ...
by kos
Comment Count 26 comments on Thu Feb 21, 2013 at 11:18 AM PST with 33 Recommends
Robin Kelly The momentum behind Robin Kelly is getting stronger by the day, and Toi Hutchinson's decision to drop out the race for Illinois' 2nd Congressional District seat is proof. ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 30 comments on Mon Feb 18, 2013 at 10:57 AM PST with 30 Recommends
Robin Kelly, happily failing NRA's test From emailed press release: Robin Kelly, candidate for Illinois’ second Congressional district, released her fundraising numbers, current through February ...
by kos
Comment Count 29 comments on Thu Feb 14, 2013 at 11:21 AM PST with 30 Recommends
The ISRA is the "Illinois State Rifle Association", the state-level affiliate of the National Rifle Association (NRA). This is their 2012 endorsement list (full original doc here ).
by kos
Comment Count 48 comments on Fri Feb 08, 2013 at 09:11 AM PST with 29 Recommends
All eyes are on Tuesday's Republican presidential primary in Illinois, the only such race on the docket that night. What little polling there's been indicates an edge for Mitt Romney, but there are ...
by David Nir
Comment Count 143 comments on Sun Mar 18, 2012 at 03:00 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
That's the storm currently hitting Chicagoland. The forecast: Overcast with ice pellets and a chance of snow, then snow and rain in the afternoon. High of 37F with a windchill as low as 19F. Windy.
by kos
Comment Count 81 comments on Tue Feb 26, 2013 at 11:14 AM PST with 28 Recommends
Polls have opened the special primary election to replace Dem Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., and the Democratic field has narrowed to about two and a half serious contenders: former Cook County official ...
by jeffmd
Comment Count 79 comments on Tue Feb 26, 2013 at 07:00 AM PST with 28 Recommends
Gerstein, Bocian and Agne Strategies for Robin Kelly campaign. 2/4-5. Likely voters. MoE 4.9% (1/3-6 results) Robin Kelly 26 (15) Debbie Halvorson 22 (25) Toi Hutchison 20 (16) Anthony Beale 10 (...
by kos
Comment Count 25 comments on Wed Feb 06, 2013 at 12:41 PM PST with 28 Recommends
I have been reading DailyKos since the summer. It was only a few months ago that I decided to create a profile on here.
by undecided progressive dem
Comment Count 33 comments on Mon Nov 26, 2007 at 12:08 AM PST with 24 Recommends