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|New York redistricting in a Bob Turner world
At this moment, it seems as if the odds favor a flip in New York's 9th district. And with the Democratic-controlled New York Assembly and Republican-controlled New York Senate having to find a way ...
|Ohio Redistricting: The 'Screw Jim Jordan' Republican version
The Hill says Boehner has been intimately involved in Ohio'...
|House Republicans standing up for Child Marriage
The House took up the "International Protecting Girls by Preventing Child Marriage Act of 2010" (S 987) tonight. Conor Williams of the Washington Post thought this ...
|"Bobby Thompson" (fugitive friend of Boehner) was on AMW tonight
Have you seen "Bobby Thompson"? Call 1-800-Crime-TV if you have any tips on his current location (or anything to help catch ...
|Postcards from a Bloodbath: Eastern Jackson County, MO 2010
Also posted on Show Me Progress Here is something that you won't know if you live outside ...
|11/2/2010 means that the door is open for Young Democrats
I'd like to start off this diary by sharing a map with all of you. The map shows the percentage difference in Democratic ...
|Will Daylight Saving Time impact this election?
This year, Daylight Saving Time ends on November 7th. Under current law, November 2nd is the only possible day that daylights saving time could end after the general election. Daylight Saving Time ...
|Don't ask Roy Blunt about Dora Narvaez
For the vast majority of the reading audience, Missouri's Senate race may have fallen off your radar system. So here's an update from the saga involving Roy Blunt and his still false story with Dora ...
|Five Simple Words
If you're a Missourian, or way into politics for your own good, you can read this ...
|Do 16 MO GOP Reps think that Obama wasn't born in the USA?
Originally posted on Show Me Progress There are a lot of things wrong with something calling itself a "voter's bill ...
|LA-2 Results Diary
Here's the results so far U. S. Representative, 2nd Congressional District 139 of 492 precincts ...
|How accurate is the dKos tracking poll?
For now, it's a question that can't be answered, for obvious reasons. But, we do have facts on the poll. The current dKos/R2K poll has Obama up 51-40. That poll has four regions and defined which ...
|Rewriting history, "Alaska 50" (Sarah Palin & Ted Stevens)
Something rather interesting was noticed in the new book "Alaska 50", I'll let Dan Fagan introduce us to this story: ...
|Introducing Governor Sarah Barracuda
Governor Palin was born in Sandpoint, Idaho on February 11th, 1964. Her parents were such enthuasists for the outdoors that they moved from Northern Idaho to Alaska. Presumably for more outdoorsy-...
|John McCain endorsed by non-existent former State Rep?
Posted on Show Me Progress We all remember ...
|Liveblogging: Voter ID in the MO Senate
UPDATE (6:00PM CDT): VICTORY! No Voter ID (barring a special session in the summer)! As some of you may have heard, we ...
|Can the Dems win one in Mississippi on 4/22?
Let me introduce you to the first district of Mississippi: The Fighting First of Mississippi was represented by Jamie Whitten ...
|Missouri candidate filing news!
On February 26th, the filing period began in Missouri. On that day, 317 candidates filed for office. 19 filed for statewide office, 23 filed for Congress. 25 filed for the state senate. 237 for the ...
|Pennsylvania Delegate Math
With only 35 short days left until election day in Pennsylvania, it's time for a bit of an introduction into delegate allocations and various other factors that could be relevant in Pennsylvania. ...
|Obama is not made of Teflon (We think)
At the risk of walking on the grounds of cliche, the Wright story concerns me. It concerns me because I prefer winning in Pennsylvania. I know that anything short of a victory in Pennsylvania drags ...
|It's Candidate Filing Season in MO!
From today until March 25th, Missouri candidates have the opportunity to file for office Today saw 317 candidates file.
|TX scorecard: Dems 251, Republicans 237
That's the number of counties that elections will be held in for the March 4th primary. A bit of info there : ...
|MO-09: Fmr. House Speaker Gaw enters the race
And now for something not related to the Presidential race. In the scramble for the seat that will be open due to Kenny Hulshof's candidacy for Governor, we have a new strong contender for the ...
|I'm with Barack Obama
Just wanted to fill in my own unofficial "endorsement" post to note that I cast an absentee ballot for Barack Obama today. Now, I had started off the primary season intrigued by various possible ...
|Missouri 2008 election notes
Election season hasn't quite started yet. Even if the Blunt/Nixon ...
|MS-03: Chip Pickering not seeking re-election
UPDATE: From a local paper In a surprise move, six-term Third District U.S. Rep. Chip ...
|Tom Davis amendment almost joins "Club 400"
One of the rumors out of Virginia is that John Warner is retiring and Tom Davis is being considered for the role of Virginia Senate Candidate. You wouldn't know that if you read the amendment ...
|Possible MO statewide candidates - 2008
An expansion on this diary . Here's a list of non-incumbents who have formed a committee for statewide office in 2008 Governor: ...
|Repubs stand in favor of the Gov't influencing research
Would you believe it if you heard that 159 of 198 House Republicans voted for this? 4:14 P.M. - Amendment offered by Mr. Sali. An amendment numbered 4 printed in House Report 110-...
|Possible statewide candidates in Missouri
So far, there are 10 candidates who have statewide commitees for 2008 according to the Missouri Ethics Commission . Eight ...
|Rudy Haskell says America is fortunate for having Bush
The most dangerous place in the World is in between Rudy Giuliani and a video camera. But, Rudy Haskell would like for you all to know that you are fortunate.
|KS Repubs picks Kris Kobach as Chair, will keep digging a hole
It's hard to imagine someone worse for the job than Tim Slash'n'burner (Shallenburger) who followed up his loss to Kathleen Sebelius by getting the Chairmanship, and then watched as Sebelius rolled ...
|TN: Rosalind Kurita doublecrosses Democratic Party, votes for Republican for Lt. Gov
Remember when Rosalind Kurita was the 'Progressive' alternative to Harold Ford Jr? and how Kurita would have won last November? and all of that anti-Ford stuff?
|Two other Republicans are having their elections challenged
We know about Vern Buchanan. But did you know about Jim McCrery and Tom Feeney? USA Today reports that McCrery (R-...
|Life exists on Other Planets!
Hey, if it doesn't exist, then how would you explain this Larry Kudlow column about John Edwards? So, John Edwards has ...
|Numbers from Election 2006. Possible 2008 targets
The Green Papers has a huge table of election info here . Here's some info from that table: The Dems won the House Popular ...
|VT: Recount shows Dem in lead for State Auditor
Hey, this is one of the last bits of election drama for 2006. ...
|Phill Kline appointed Johnson County DA
The Kansas City Star is there: Kansas Attorney General Phil Kline Monday night won a special election for Johnson ...
|Impeachment: Tastes Great, Less Filling
So you just got a home that needs a lot of work. The previous owners just trashed the place, left the foundations weak, and the stench is overwhelming. So, what should you do? Why, do ...
|OH Dem Chairman to marry a Republican
And no, it's not quite that bad. From the Columbus Dispatch : State Rep. Chris Redfern, chairman of the Ohio ...
|Hear the one about John McCain supporting an ex-felon?
It's no joke. It's true . It was a small-time election, but it exposed a widening rift ...
|VA-2: Thelma Drake's lack of regret for Eugenics
Virginia's legacy of Eugenics is one that it ...
|The Land Without a Democratic Party: 4 Counties in Texas
In March 2006, primary elections were held in Texas. Unlike in most states, Texas doesn't quite have primaries in every state. In five of their 254 counties, no primary was held for the ...
|2008 elections in MO: GOV, LG, SOS, AG, Treas.
When election season starts, Missouri will have six big races on their ballot. President, Governor, Lt. Governor, Secretary of State, Attorney General, and Treasurer. Missouri will probably ...
|Louisiana switching to closed primaries for the 2008 Congressional elections||RBH||11/09/2006||20||6||-||8|
|The "Sensible Wing" of the Republican Party is dead||RBH||11/08/2006||9||2||-||-|
|MO-SEN: Good omens so far||RBH||11/07/2006||27||15||-||22|
|Election Day Weather Forecasts||RBH||11/04/2006||20||3||-||-|
|Media says that Democrats have "found Religion"||RBH||11/02/2006||9||-||-||9|
|CA-52: Duncan Hunter in 2008? Huh-what?||RBH||10/29/2006||13||4||-||13|
|APiL: PA State House races and Lieberman Wannabes in MD||RBH||10/26/2006||5||7||-||1|
|TX-14: Shane Sklar releases two new ads||RBH||10/17/2006||9||6||-||4|
|Remember the Dubai 24!||RBH||10/12/2006||6||4||1||43|
|FL-16: Foley replacement wants Foley to give him $600K||RBH||10/02/2006||32||17||-||31|
|CT-2: Joe Courtney's first ad links Rob Simmons & Bush, a lot||RBH||09/12/2006||9||2||-||10|
|Filing ends Tomorrow at 5pm in Louisiana! (Only 1 uncontested seat)||RBH||08/10/2006||8||4||-||7|
|What Civil War?||RBH||08/07/2006||6||3||-||3|
|Republicans wooed Bill Jefferson to switch parties in 2004||RBH||05/24/2006||13||8||-||36|
|A Democrat steps up in FL-25 (but he'll need help)||RBH||04/11/2006||4||24||1||1|
|Filing ends in Missouri||RBH||03/28/2006||6||7||-||-|
|The Unopposed: A Missouri State House edition||RBH||03/23/2006||6||3||-||7|
|Two new candidates in MO-08 and SC-04||RBH||03/14/2006||14||2||-||8|
|Missouri Dems boot racist felon from ballot in MO-7||RBH||03/09/2006||11||7||-||7|
|Racist felon running for the Dem nomination in MO-7||RBH||03/06/2006||107||127||2||80|
|Uncontested Report for 3/2 (35 unopposed Republicans!)||RBH||03/02/2006||10||9||-||14|
|Olbermann's segment on the O'Reilly petition of Doom||RBH||02/24/2006||33||24||2||-|
|Uncontested House GOoPer Report for 2/21||RBH||02/21/2006||18||16||-||10|
|Seventeen (17!) Candidates file in OH-13||RBH||02/17/2006||8||3||-||2|
|[NY-29] David Nachbar withdraws||RBH||02/14/2006||25||8||-||27|
|48 unopposed Republicans incumbents (w/ lots of info)||RBH||02/03/2006||20||16||-||82|
|Uncontested House Races (52 unchallenged Republicans)||RBH||02/01/2006||32||15||-||21|
|Have you ever been a Republican? (w/ poll)||RBH||01/27/2006||90||13||1||-|
|Blunt's reign of err: He wants to sell Student Loan Agency||RBH||01/26/2006||6||1||-||-|
|GOP candidate for MO Auditor pledges to not audit that much||RBH||01/20/2006||5||5||-||-|
|Another Republican switches parties in Kansas||RBH||01/01/2006||54||63||1||23|
|NRCC on Fighting Dem's service: 'It's one résumé item'||RBH||12/29/2005||18||9||-||27|
|Only 76 Unopposed Republicans left for Election 2006!||RBH||12/22/2005||13||28||1||16|
|121 House Republicans vote for Torture!||RBH||12/15/2005||15||18||-||40|
|80 House Republicans still unopposed, who'll stand up?||RBH||12/13/2005||39||28||-||13|
|[ANFSCD] 2006 House Races: Rumors, Candidates, Open Seats||RBH||12/09/2005||8||2||1||-|
|100 Days of Empty Promises (Rep. Gene Taylor speech, 12/6/05)||RBH||12/08/2005||3||6||2||5|
|The Short History of Jack Abramoff (1983-1998)||RBH||12/03/2005||4||8||-||-|
|Jim Talent e-mails me, I mock his e-mail||RBH||12/01/2005||4||2||-||-|
|Expanding the House of Representatives to 475 members||RBH||11/26/2005||66||12||1||10|
|[House 06] GOoPers w/o any Democratic opposition||RBH||11/25/2005||24||15||-||169|
|[House 06] Overlooked Candidates & Unopposed Republicans!||RBH||11/22/2005||39||33||1||10|
|Republicans wafflers (on the Deficit 'Reduction' Act)||RBH||11/21/2005||1||1||-||-|
|KS 'Pro-Lifers' want Pro-Choicers out of 'their party'||RBH||11/19/2005||13||12||-||-|
|OH doesn't need redistricting (Another 2006 House Diary!)||RBH||11/15/2005||5||2||-||-|
|State filling deadlines for the 2006 elections||RBH||11/11/2005||7||9||1||-|
|Georgia's new House Districts and what they mean for 2006||RBH||11/07/2005||13||6||-||17|
|What makes a candidate website good (in your opinion)?||RBH||10/30/2005||14||-||1||1|
|Buildup to Iraq (Quotable Congressional Record edition)||RBH||10/28/2005||6||7||3||-|
|[KS-AG] GOP DA switches parties, will challenge Kline||RBH||10/25/2005||13||7||-||10|
|WaPo: USSC won't block Missouri Inmate Abortion||RBH||10/17/2005||6||12||-||-|
|Criminalizing Politics? No, Criminalizing Crime||RBH||10/10/2005||8||4||-||-|
|CA-48 Results thread (We're going to a runoff!)||RBH||10/04/2005||97||8||-||-|
|WY Governor "doesn't care about Howard Dean"||RBH||09/26/2005||42||4||1||-|
|SUSA hands out grades on handling Katrina||RBH||09/06/2005||20||11||-||-|
|Wayne DuMond dead; was part of an anti-Clinton smearjob||RBH||09/05/2005||7||2||-||73|
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