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In A bridge falling into the water and a vision for the future gone missing , Laura Clawson points out that the collapse of the Skagit River Bridge on Interstate 5 is symptomatic of a deeper, ...
by Eric Stetson
Comment Count 316 comments on Fri May 24, 2013 at 02:51 PM PDT with 431 Recommends
It bothers me when I see editorials like this -- that blame "both sides" of Congress equally. For their ritual inaction. For not doing their jobs. For hurting average Americans. Do-nothing ...
by jamess
Comment Count 132 comments on Sun Sep 16, 2012 at 09:55 AM PDT with 367 Recommends
Franklin Kury, a former member of the Pennsylvania House and Senate, has an op-ed in The (Harrisburg) Patriot-News that probably won't get the notice it merits. He thinks that the current gridlock ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 59 comments on Sun Jan 13, 2013 at 02:35 PM PST with 286 Recommends
When it comes to the GOP -- they didn't Build that. Most times They Blocked that ...
by jamess
Comment Count 78 comments on Thu Aug 30, 2012 at 06:31 PM PDT with 269 Recommends
Several dailykos writers ...
by jamess
Comment Count 68 comments on Sat Sep 24, 2011 at 09:25 AM PDT with 190 Recommends
With every blocked nomination, filibustered bill, or gummed up committee work, we keep hearing the same tired response from Democrats on Capitol Hill and in the White House: that Congressional ...
by brooklynbadboy
Comment Count 233 comments on Sun May 12, 2013 at 03:00 PM PDT with 171 Recommends
This was a most righteous rant. Thank you Mr Bashir. Martin Bashir: Congratulations Republicans on undermining the country MSNBC -- Jun 1, ...
by jamess
Comment Count 60 comments on Fri Jun 01, 2012 at 03:01 PM PDT with 157 Recommends
When it comes to the progress ... When it comes to the GOP -- They didn't Build that. They Blocked that! If Democrats want it -- The GOP wants to bury it . As a matter of "principle." Without a ...
by jamess
Comment Count 25 comments on Sat Dec 29, 2012 at 10:42 AM PST with 84 Recommends
There's a lot going on here in America and around the globe, much of it inter-related, all of it depressing, and really: who has time to read beyond the headlines and captions on a bunch of ...
by cassandracarolina
Comment Count 57 comments on Mon May 07, 2012 at 07:56 AM PDT with 48 Recommends
Why are Republicans so eager to destroy somebody who the folks on the left say is such a sellout? Why did they spend hundreds of millions of dollars with their Citizens United-Liberated friends to ...
by Stephen Daugherty
Comment Count 69 comments on Sun Dec 05, 2010 at 10:04 AM PST with 41 Recommends
Republican Senators Blocks Homeless Veterans Bill link to video Uploaded by SenateDemocrats on Jun 29, 2010 Senator Patty Murray today called up a homeless women veterans bill on the Senate ...
by jamess
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Aug 28, 2012 at 07:02 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
When people say they want change it's not because they are tired of "partisan bickering" (which basically consists of derisive Republican laughter.) They're sick of a government that ...
by mikepridmore
Comment Count 156 comments on Thu Feb 14, 2008 at 06:31 AM PST with 36 Recommends
On the eve of Barack Obama's address at the 2012 Democratic National Convention, a media cottage industry has emerged examining why the President "failed to change the tone in Washington." Writing ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Sep 04, 2012 at 01:45 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
Paul Ryan is out on the stump calling the President a "failure;" because "he didn't reach across the aisle;" because "he doesn't know how to compromise with those on the other side." Paul Ryan is ...
by jamess
Comment Count 21 comments on Mon Aug 20, 2012 at 09:35 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
Mr Luntz is at it again, doing what he does best: � Making Stuff Up for purely Politcal Gain! Wall St Consultant Frank Luntz Pens Memo On How To Channel Economic ...
by jamess
Comment Count 56 comments on Fri Feb 19, 2010 at 03:16 PM PST with 32 Recommends
In a year where Americans have proved over and over that they want serious change this year, the GOP has settled on a killer final argument. The opposite of change. Yes, ladies and gentlemen, the ...
by VirginiaDem
Comment Count 35 comments on Mon Oct 27, 2008 at 09:40 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
Welcome to Weather 2.0 -- Welcome to "weather on steroids" as the guest Meteorologist Paul Douglas put it. Up with Chris Hayes, April 21, ...
by jamess
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Apr 21, 2012 at 09:45 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
Who calls the shots in the DC Bubble? Who puts the 'grid' in Tea Party Gridlock? Who puts the 'joy of austerity' in slashing Government Services? Two words: Grover Norquist.
by jamess
Comment Count 36 comments on Sat Jan 07, 2012 at 04:08 PM PST with 31 Recommends
Snapshot of personal wealth Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Mobile: 52nd wealthiest in 2008 with $1 million net personal wealth. Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Tuscaloosa: 21st wealthiest with $7.4 ...
by jamess
Comment Count 30 comments on Mon Aug 30, 2010 at 08:55 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
by cpa1
Comment Count 94 comments on Sun Oct 22, 2006 at 05:04 PM PDT with 30 Recommends