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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 ...
RBH 09/09/2011 21 1 - 148
Ohio Redistricting: The 'Screw Jim Jordan' Republican version
The Hill says Boehner has been intimately involved in Ohio'...
RBH 07/28/2011 5 3 - 95
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 ...
RBH 12/16/2010 20 21 - 127
"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 ...
RBH 11/20/2010 14 17 1 106
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 ...
RBH 11/12/2010 11 12 1 211
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 ...
RBH 11/04/2010 10 3 - 56
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 ...
RBH 10/28/2010 27 2 - 67
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 ...
RBH 10/27/2010 6 14 - 105
Five Simple Words
If you're a Missourian, or way into politics for your own good, you can read this ...
RBH 03/23/2010 9 1 - 11
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 ...
RBH 03/03/2009 37 19 - 25
LA-2 Results Diary
Here's the results so far U. S. Representative, 2nd Congressional District 139 of 492 precincts ...
RBH 12/06/2008 32 3 - -
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 ...
RBH 09/30/2008 44 2 - -
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: ...
RBH 08/30/2008 8 4 - 4
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-...
RBH 08/29/2008 9 5 - 39
John McCain endorsed by non-existent former State Rep?
Posted on Show Me Progress We all remember ...
RBH 08/15/2008 27 6 - 15
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 ...
RBH 05/16/2008 94 14 1 13
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 ...
RBH 04/03/2008 17 9 3 47
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 ...
RBH 03/19/2008 20 8 - 18
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. ...
RBH 03/18/2008 10 3 - 2
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 ...
RBH 03/15/2008 42 - - 1
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.
RBH 02/26/2008 6 2 - 10
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 : ...
RBH 02/21/2008 6 7 - -
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 ...
RBH 02/04/2008 21 9 - 11
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 ...
RBH 02/01/2008 29 16 - 2
Missouri 2008 election notes
Election season hasn't quite started yet. Even if the Blunt/Nixon ...
RBH 09/16/2007 43 3 1 5
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 ...
RBH 08/16/2007 40 10 - 26
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 ...
RBH 05/09/2007 28 7 - 1
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: ...
RBH 04/23/2007 38 7 1 3
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-...
RBH 03/14/2007 3 2 1 1
Possible statewide candidates in Missouri
So far, there are 10 candidates who have statewide commitees for 2008 according to the Missouri Ethics Commission . Eight ...
RBH 02/17/2007 20 7 1 5
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.
RBH 02/11/2007 13 3 - 5
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 ...
RBH 01/28/2007 17 7 1 6
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?
RBH 01/09/2007 35 12 1 13
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-...
RBH 01/04/2007 13 12 - 8
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 ...
RBH 12/31/2006 9 - - -
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 ...
RBH 12/20/2006 13 13 - 6
VT: Recount shows Dem in lead for State Auditor
Hey, this is one of the last bits of election drama for 2006. ...
RBH 12/18/2006 25 5 - 14
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 ...
RBH 12/12/2006 11 5 - 20
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 ...
RBH 12/07/2006 15 4 - -
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 ...
RBH 12/05/2006 31 - - 51
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 ...
RBH 12/02/2006 8 7 1 3
VA-2: Thelma Drake's lack of regret for Eugenics
Virginia's legacy of Eugenics is one that it ...
RBH 11/28/2006 13 5 1 1
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 ...
RBH 11/25/2006 17 15 1 77
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 ...
RBH 11/22/2006 61 3 - 7
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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