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Fact & Fiction on Social Security
I'm writing a series of posts as a blogging fellow for the Strengthen Social Security Campaign , a coalition of more than 270 national and state ...
T Rex 06/29/2011 6 14 2 74
I Really Don't Want to Work 'Til I Die
I'm writing a series of posts as a blogging fellow for the Strengthen Social Security Campaign , a coalition of more than 270 national and state ...
T Rex 04/21/2011 16 19 - 106
Time for Floridians to Take Action on Social Security
I'm writing a series of posts as a blogging fellow for the Strengthen Social Security Campaign , a coalition of more than 270 national and state ...
T Rex 03/27/2011 4 6 - 42
Social Security Roundup for 3/15
I'm writing a series of posts as a blogging fellow for the Strengthen Social Security Campaign , a coalition of more than 270 national and state ...
T Rex 03/15/2011 6 11 1 45
FactCheck.org Gets It Wrong When They Say Democrats Are Wrong on Social Security and the Deficit
I'm writing a series of posts as a blogging fellow for the Strengthen Social Security Campaign , a coalition of more than 270 national and state ...
T Rex 03/07/2011 7 14 2 135
The Effects of the House Republicans Assault on Social Security in Florida
The Strengthen Social Security campaign released a series of press releases that highlighted the effects the the budget proposed by House Republicans would have on the states...
T Rex 03/01/2011 4 6 - 60
Social Security Round-up for 2/28
The latest stories and commentary in the battle to save America's most successful government program. I'm writing a series of posts as a blogging fellow for ...
T Rex 02/28/2011 3 7 - 30
Social Security Roundup for 2/22
I'm writing a series of posts as a blogging fellow for the Strengthen Social Security Campaign , a coalition of more than 270 national and state ...
T Rex 02/22/2011 14 6 - 46
Bringing Sunshine to the Netroots Nation
By: Kendrick Meek As a candidate running to represent Florida in the U.S. Senate and as a four-term member of Congress with a 15-year public service record,
T Rex 08/12/2009 3 12 1 9
Draft Annette Taddeo for Florida's CFO
Last week, 2008 congressional challenger Annette Taddeo suggested she might be interested in a possible run ...
T Rex 05/28/2009 3 7 - 6
Netroots Nation
Netroots Nation 2009 is fastly approaching. The annual convention of progressive and Netroots activists takes place in Pittsburgh this year from August 13-16. There are few events that I look ...
T Rex 05/27/2009 33 58 - 45
FL-Sen: Dan Gelber is the Man
Florida currently is in the early stages of a U.S. Senate race to replace congressional waste of space Mel Martinez. Provided that Governor Charlie Crist doesn't jump in the race, the seat should ...
T Rex 03/02/2009 3 10 - 3
FL: OfA Florida's Steve Schale Endorses Dan Gelber
The followng are Obama for Florida Director Steve Schale's comments on why he's backing Dan Gelber for U.S. Senate. Why I choose Dan Gelber. For a few Floridians, assuredly the ...
T Rex 02/17/2009 14 15 1 43
Listening to the Locals: Florida
(In the final days of an election, there is so much information from so many races, it's difficult to stay on top of every story and understand the subtle dynamics often at play on the ground. ...
T Rex 10/29/2008 94 9 4 171
Feeney Apology Remix
(Sent to me by a friend in South Florida who wishes to remain anonymous...) Florida Congressman Tom Feeney gave a fake apology over his ethical troubles in the Jack Abramoff scandal, here are the ...
T Rex 10/06/2008 4 14 - 22
198 Small Donors to Go
In our fundraising efforts to attend the Democratic Convention in August, we've decided to focus on a small donor campaign. We figured out that it'll take us 240 people contributing $25 each for us ...
T Rex 07/15/2008 - 1 - 2
Review of Robert Wexler's "Fire-Breathing Liberal"
For most Americans (and Floridians), members of Congress are these distant things that aren't human and don't connect to regular human beings. They don't have lives and they don't have emotions. ...
T Rex 07/14/2008 5 8 - 6
Jay McGovern (FL-4) Strong Challenger in a Red District
One of the key things that we should start to do as activists is expand our playing field when it comes to thinking of elections. Howard Dean's 50-state strategy and Barack Obama's commitment to ...
T Rex 06/26/2008 3 6 - 5
Joe Garcia -- The Perfect House Candidate? (FL)
Obviously, nobody is perfect. But if I were going to design a perfect candidate, he or she would be a whole lot like Joe Garcia.
T Rex 06/25/2008 1 6 - 5
George Carlin is dead.
I say it that way, because that's the way he'd say it. For those who don't know me on a personal level very well, George Carlin (along with Richard Pryor) was as close to an idol as I had. I don't ...
T Rex 06/23/2008 10 24 2 25
Responsible Plan Endorsee Larry Byrnes (FL-14) Needs Your Help
Democratic candidate for U.S. Congress District FL-14, Larry Byrnes is challenging an unfair and undemocratic ruling that has kept him off the ballot ...
T Rex 06/09/2008 - 11 3 12
Wicker: I didn't mean to insult blacks, I meant to insult gays
If you remember, a while back a Pastor Hayes Wicker of Naples had this to say about gay marriage: This is a tremendous social crisis, greater even than the issue of slavery.
T Rex 05/14/2008 21 41 3 219
FL - Where Do They Stand?
This is the type of thing that state/local blogs can be particularly effective at leading efforts on... As I mentioned on ...
T Rex 05/05/2008 2 1 - 7
FL - It's Not Called the Hate Amendment for Nothing
Wow . At first glance, that's all I can say about the comments from Pastor Hayes Wicker of Naples, Florida. ...
T Rex 04/25/2008 22 14 - 3
The Responsible Plan In Action
One day into our campaign to get our congressional challengers to sign on to the Responsible Plan to End the War in Iraq , we've already had one victory.
T Rex 04/01/2008 5 3 - 4
Florida Progressive Coalition Endorses The Responsible Plan
Florida Progressive Coalition hereby endorses the Responsible Plan to End the War in Iraq . Generally, we try to focus on state and local issues but we ...
T Rex 03/31/2008 2 7 1 2
Desire For Simple Answers (The Florida Primary)
In the realm of logic and argumentation, there is a fallacy sometimes referred to as the "Desire for Simple Answers." Simply explained, it is the idea that human beings, by their nature one an ...
T Rex 03/18/2008 16 3 - 1
A Virtual Election: How Democrats Campaigned Without The Candidates
The 2008 Florida Democratic Primary is the first "virtual primary" in U.S. history. It is a unique event in American history, where technology and people power are being used to determine not only ...
T Rex 01/29/2008 9 14 - 10
9 p.m. Impeach Cheney Radio with Robert Wexler and More!
Florida Progressive Radio is proud to announce that our special 9 p.m. show tonight, Thursday December 20, 2007, will feature Congressman Robert Wexler, who will be on the show to talk about his new ...
T Rex 12/20/2007 9 23 - 7
(FL) And the Nominees Are...
Okay, here is the official ballot for the Netroots Awards. Voting will be open from now until Friday at noon. Please e-mail me your votes at quinnelk@hotmail.com in order to keep ballots secret. ...
T Rex 10/23/2007 2 12 - 2
Florida Netroots Awards -- Nominations Now Open
Announcing the first annual Florida Democratic Party Netroots Coalition's 2007 Netroots Awards The purpose of these awards is to recognize the best of the best in the blogging and ...
T Rex 10/19/2007 8 11 - 12
The Reality of the Florida Primary Fight
Everybody is going a bit crazy about the fight between the DNC and the FDP over the seating of delegates at the national convention. There's a lot more to say about this at other times and for ...
T Rex 09/02/2007 12 2 - 26
Shame On Congressman Boyd
This is not my favorite type of post. I much prefer going after Republicans, but when I see something like this happen, I can't let it slip by. Friday night at the Collins-Steele Dinner in ...
T Rex 08/26/2007 7 6 - 3
Watching the Right in Florida
Inspired by GusWatch and The Putnam Report and my recent adventures ...
T Rex 08/05/2007 4 3 1 4
Crashing the Gates in Florida
We're doing it. We're crashing the gates in Florida. We've taken the advice we've read and the lessons we've learned and we're turning that into action. We're fighting to change things. And it's ...
T Rex 06/26/2007 5 6 - -
Fla. Lt. Governor Kottkamp (R) Uses Government Computers to Vandalize Liberal Wiki, Lies About It
After some thorough investigation by Florida Progressive Coalition member Dave Harper and reporter Gary Fineout of the Miami Herald, we have discovered that Jeff Kottkamp, Republican Lt. Governor of ...
T Rex 06/13/2007 15 26 1 16
What's Wrong With the Florida Progressive Blogosphere?
Having read more and more of the blogs in Florida in recent months, I've come to notice a few significant problems with the progressive blogs in Florida. The combination of these factors -- ...
T Rex 05/15/2007 18 18 6 144
My Response to Crist's State of the State Address (FL)
My response to Governor Crist’s State of the State speech . (Crist is quoted, I’m not).
T Rex 03/07/2007 7 7 - 37
The Online Place to Go for Politics in Florida
When you get a chance, check out the Florida Progressive Coalition web site . The purpose of our group is a popular one these days -- turning Florida into a ...
T Rex 03/03/2007 3 5 1 3
Electoral Failure in Florida and What You Can Do About It
T Rex 11/09/2006 25 7 1 2
Who Is To Blame?
T Rex 10/10/2006 4 1 - -
The One Percent Doctrine
T Rex 09/30/2006 3 3 - 1
What Florida Needs
T Rex 09/22/2006 5 9 1 -
Personal Responsibility
T Rex 09/12/2006 35 28 11 146
The Plan (for Florida), Part 3
T Rex 07/31/2006 5 16 8 167
FL-CFO: Live Interview with Florida CFO Candidate Alex Sink
T Rex 07/18/2006 1 - 1 14
The Plan (For Florida), Part 2
T Rex 07/11/2006 4 3 1 4
Racism in Florida
T Rex 07/10/2006 19 3 - 4
The Plan, Part 1
T Rex 07/03/2006 5 3 - 3
Blog Locally
T Rex 06/21/2006 57 17 10 182
NM-Gov: Damron Out
T Rex 06/17/2006 3 1 - -
Revisionist History
T Rex 06/08/2006 14 19 - 10
The Subtle Art of Racism
T Rex 05/07/2006 9 7 1 1
We're Already Defeating Global Terrorism
T Rex 05/01/2006 1 1 2 -
The 50-State Strategy
T Rex 04/06/2006 - 1 - -
Hold Your Ponies on the McKinney Story
T Rex 04/05/2006 44 8 - 15
Conservatives Hate the First Amendment
T Rex 02/20/2006 11 3 1 2
The Myth of 'Emboldening Our Enemies'
T Rex 01/07/2006 10 9 - -
Literature from Liberal Bloggers
T Rex 12/20/2005 - - 1 -
Conservatives are F*@kin' Nuts
T Rex 12/16/2005 16 7 - -
Richard Pryor, R.I.P.
T Rex 12/11/2005 - 1 - -
Seven Deadly Sins and the American Right
T Rex 12/09/2005 8 20 1 21
Sexism and Racism
T Rex 12/04/2005 3 14 - 9
A Few Days of Bad News (If You're A Republican)
T Rex 11/25/2005 32 79 5 7
Handicapping the Democratic Candidates, 11.20.05
T Rex 11/21/2005 9 2 1 -
The Democratic Party
T Rex 10/01/2005 8 4 - -
Katrina Roundup Part 2
T Rex 09/01/2005 - - - -
Katrina Roundup
T Rex 08/30/2005 3 5 - -
A Valueless People
T Rex 08/17/2005 3 2 1 -
The Real Medical Crisis
T Rex 08/13/2005 18 5 - -
NCAA Name Ban
T Rex 08/12/2005 56 10 - -
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