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Right now we have two candidates in the middle of campaigning. They can't pay attention to the Republican opponent just yet. Someone needs to step in and fill the breach in the light of this ...
by dday
Comment Count 339 comments on Thu Feb 21, 2008 at 08:24 PM PST with 831 Recommends
There's been a lot of excitement on DailyKos about the Obama movement, coupled with some detractors out there saying Obama is all style and no substance. My response to that is to look at ethics ...
by beachmom
Comment Count 223 comments on Thu Feb 07, 2008 at 09:01 AM PST with 377 Recommends
Tradition in the House of Representatives is to open the House in early January and then quickly adjourn after swearing in its new members. The House then would stay closed until after the State of ...
by Oreo
Comment Count 277 comments on Wed Nov 22, 2006 at 09:04 AM PST with 366 Recommends
I haven't read many diaries around here about the Congressional ethics reform bill that recently passed. But after reading [articles like this one from Saturday's NYT's http://www.nytimes.com/2007/08/
by John Campanelli
Comment Count 165 comments on Tue Aug 07, 2007 at 04:28 AM PDT with 238 Recommends
Americans had a hard time finding out where their hard-earned tax dollars went. Until 2 days ago. Now, thanks to USAspending.gov , a site created by ...
by barath
Comment Count 145 comments on Sat Dec 15, 2007 at 02:41 AM PST with 207 Recommends
During this Iowa Caucus process, a lot of us have fallen into a media/blog narrative that Edwards is the fighter and Obama is the consensus builder (or spun negatively, Edwards is all about warfare ...
by VirginiaDem
Comment Count 184 comments on Wed Jan 02, 2008 at 10:20 AM PST with 176 Recommends
photo courtesy of SEIU International on Flickr used ...
by Populista
Comment Count 44 comments on Tue Jan 01, 2008 at 07:52 AM PST with 104 Recommends
It's hard to believe, but the Democratic bait-and-switch on progressives has already begun over a month before our Majority congress takes office. Fresh on the heels of her famous promise to make ...
by thereisnospoon
Comment Count 60 comments on Wed Dec 06, 2006 at 05:55 PM PST with 54 Recommends
I've posted a substantially revised version of this diary here Today witnessed the launch ...
by barath
Comment Count 37 comments on Thu Dec 13, 2007 at 06:40 PM PST with 45 Recommends
by wmtriallawyer
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Oct 30, 2006 at 07:59 AM PST with 35 Recommends
Americans had a hard time finding out where their hard-earned tax dollars went. Until December 2007. Now we can track contracts, grants, earmarks, and loans, thanks ...
by barath
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu Feb 14, 2008 at 08:52 AM PST with 34 Recommends
by ltsply2
Comment Count 40 comments on Mon Feb 06, 2006 at 04:38 PM PST with 27 Recommends
This was published on Think Progress a few minutes ago. Importantly, it passed 83-14, which means it's a vetoproof ...
by Samer
Comment Count 47 comments on Thu Aug 02, 2007 at 01:14 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
In the beginning, there was kos. Kos created his blog. And he beheld it, and said that it was good. But eventually kos needed a vacation - and since the blogosphere knows no sabbath, or at any rate ...
by scardanelli
Comment Count 18 comments on Sun Feb 24, 2008 at 06:37 AM PST with 21 Recommends
Just listened to Tucker Bounds on MSNBC. I think I've figured out why it seems like the Republicans are always lying: They don't know the meaning of ordinary English words.
by NWTerriD
Comment Count 37 comments on Sun Oct 12, 2008 at 03:25 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
The votes haven't yet been posted on the Senate website in regard to the cloture vote on the Senate Ethics Reform bill, however, one could guess that the GOP is trying one last inglorious effort to ...
by greatbasin2
Comment Count 41 comments on Wed Jan 17, 2007 at 08:36 PM PST with 19 Recommends
by Chris Bell
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Apr 04, 2006 at 10:36 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
Remember this one? McCain wanted Obama to join his own separate group, which was ...
by FenderT206
Comment Count 38 comments on Wed Jun 11, 2008 at 07:54 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Call it a redemption of faith, call it a confirmation of belief, but regardless of the caption, Obama's promise of change has gained substance. Change was the keystone of the Obama ...
by Nospinicus
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Jan 22, 2009 at 11:42 AM PST with 14 Recommends
A report on peak oil that said it may ...
by Professor Smartass
Comment Count 23 comments on Fri May 09, 2008 at 12:47 PM PDT with 14 Recommends