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Stem cells: Take action *TODAY* to end Bush legacy
In less than one year, stem cell researchers will begin to tap into the $30 billion per year NIH budget that President Bush has locked away from them since 2001. The battle will be over. We will ...
emptypockets 03/11/2008 9 7 - 2
Springing Ahead: Iraq Spending Down 5% Today
In a report today that may signal new promise for the pro-war campaign of Senator John McCain, the State Department has released figures showing a decrease in US spending in Iraq of 1/24th, or ...
emptypockets 03/09/2008 1 3 - -
Obama does best where Kerry did worst
or, "Who has won 'the Democratic wing of the Democratic Party'?" This post begins with a hypothesis: that Obama's wins have been bigger in red states than in blue states. It was based on ...
emptypockets 02/24/2008 10 10 - 1
100 things Congress could do that matter more than steroids in baseball
The House spent some quality time this week with Roger Clemens at hearings that occupied both the attention of Representative Henry Waxman's Committee on Oversight and Government Reform as well as a ...
emptypockets 02/16/2008 30 30 1 107
Ode to the Undecided Voter
Who are you undecided jerks who know not where you stand who in political ...
emptypockets 02/04/2008 10 5 - 1
The Only Issue is (Still) Iraq
A month ago there was a spate of "sky is green" articles claiming that Iraq is no longer the most important issue for voters:
emptypockets 02/02/2008 21 20 1 145
Project Runway premiere: open thread
I've got to admit, I've pretty much stopped reading this site. It used to be great for a 5, 10, 15... 25... minute break from work, but lately I find that by the time the 18th YouTube video loads, ...
emptypockets 11/14/2007 60 6 2 -
Bushwatch: Unbuilding America
"Maybe I'm missing something here. I mean, we're going to have kind of a nation-building corps from America? Absolutely not."
emptypockets 08/11/2007 15 14 5 -
The Six Stages of Political Grief
Following Saturday night's Constitutional shred-a-thon, climaxing in the passage of the FISA bill legalizing six months of warrantless wiretaps on domestic communications, I was stunned and appalled.
emptypockets 08/05/2007 26 24 4 178
Healthcare research: Ask your Congresspeople where they stand
This is a community action project: 1. Go to http://yourcongressyourhealth.org 2. Search for your Congresspeople and Senators 3. If ...
emptypockets 07/22/2007 19 4 - 55
Will Democrats help stem cell research?
Are Congressional Democrats really going to support stem cell research, or were stem cells simply a political device for the campaign trail? We have seen that stem cell research is a useful ...
emptypockets 07/17/2007 7 6 - 136
NIH funding should be slow, steady, sustainable
A little over a year ago, I wrote a piece at The Next Hurrah called " So what's wrong with doubling the ...
emptypockets 07/16/2007 14 2 - 3
President Bush on Breast Cancer
Last week, President Bush signed into law a reauthorization of the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program, an admirable health program that helps pay for breast cancer ...
emptypockets 04/26/2007 27 25 - 27
The "Mad Scientist" frame and the stem cell vote
This is Kate. She is the niece of dailykos user ...
emptypockets 01/12/2007 133 86 4 19
A wolf in gay sheep's clothing: Corruption at the London Times
This week the Sunday Times of London published a pack of lies so transparent, so thoroughly discredited, that its ...
emptypockets 01/04/2007 20 22 2 151
What would President Bush say to Ramon Perez?
"[The Torture Provision] must be construed as not applying to interrogations undertaken pursuant to [the President's] Commander-in-Chief authority ...if executive officials ...
emptypockets 01/01/2007 10 22 1 155
Libya: "We need more nurses to kill"
This week, a symposium opens in Tripoli meant to bring new resources and workers to build Libya's infrastructure. One of its aims is to improve hospital care.
emptypockets 12/02/2006 18 40 1 158
Proving Bush's Irrelevance: Veto Override
Last month I argued the path to stem cells lies through Missouri . The election results there would decide ...
emptypockets 11/20/2006 56 94 - 20
Republican ABCs
emptypockets 11/01/2006 11 1 - -
The path to stem cells lies through Missouri
emptypockets 10/28/2006 27 32 2 188
PETA crosses the line
emptypockets 09/05/2006 72 47 - 10
BushWatch: Get Back to Work
emptypockets 08/15/2006 6 6 - -
Your Words FP'ed on NYTimes.com
emptypockets 08/08/2006 129 185 4 26
De-Triangulating the Right
emptypockets 06/10/2006 9 9 1 12
BushWatch: What We Don't See on TV
emptypockets 05/28/2006 192 339 22 57
The Case Against Immigrants
emptypockets 05/20/2006 80 59 1 -
It's time for a privacy amendment to the U.S. Constitution
emptypockets 04/22/2006 19 9 - 11
BushWatch: "Let's don't play games"
emptypockets 04/09/2006 3 17 - -
BushWatch: Excuses
emptypockets 02/28/2006 - 9 - -
BushWatch: C-in-C AWOL. Again.
emptypockets 02/25/2006 116 309 7 54
Unitary Executive in NYC: No rights for gays
emptypockets 02/15/2006 5 10 - 11
My hat's off to you
emptypockets 01/30/2006 6 14 - 6
High blood-pressure of words, anemia of deeds
emptypockets 01/16/2006 1 4 - 2
Judiciary committee walk-out?
emptypockets 01/13/2006 10 17 1 16
TRANSCRIPT: Confirmation hearings with the Devil himself
emptypockets 01/11/2006 6 10 - 18
Greed and Complacency: Blades can be carried on planes again
emptypockets 11/30/2005 25 3 - 1
Blueprint for America: Withdraw From Iraq Now
emptypockets 10/29/2005 1 3 - 8
dkos mapping project: Update
emptypockets 10/26/2005 273 393 31 46
Stem cell reform back-burnered to 2006
emptypockets 10/22/2005 1 1 - -
OT: Bloomberg has spent $50M so far
emptypockets 10/08/2005 10 1 - -
Don't Bother to Vote
emptypockets 09/12/2005 16 2 - -
Where's that famous Bush loyalty now?
emptypockets 09/10/2005 9 4 - -
Wasn't that a mighty storm: Galveston 1900
emptypockets 08/31/2005 13 10 2 213
I woke up this morning and I couldn't see colors
emptypockets 08/07/2005 20 15 - 16
Technostalgia Thursday: Outside the White House
emptypockets 06/23/2005 20 - - -
NYTimes: US Illegally Jailing Arabs and Others
emptypockets 06/16/2005 3 4 - -
Technostalgia Thursday: Listen up, Sonny!
emptypockets 05/05/2005 43 3 - -
Spring Cleaning: Whatever happened to...?
emptypockets 04/27/2005 3 6 - -
Bloggers UNITE!
emptypockets 04/05/2005 - - - -
A beautiful day
emptypockets 03/31/2005 12 1 - -
Sunday morning crossword blogging
emptypockets 03/27/2005 8 1 - -
Hey! Mr. Alan Greenspan
emptypockets 03/26/2005 1 2 - -
Electoral college counts hispanic votes less than white votes
emptypockets 03/26/2005 6 8 - -
I'm losing it
emptypockets 02/26/2005 29 2 - -
Soc. Sec.: Scratch 'n' Win!
emptypockets 02/20/2005 4 2 - -
How to stop before you cross the line
emptypockets 02/14/2005 3 5 - -
Why won't Bloomberg stand up for gays?
emptypockets 02/06/2005 5 1 - 71
Get your filthy hands off my religion!
emptypockets 02/03/2005 1 2 - -
AC/DC endorses Howard Dean
emptypockets 01/31/2005 95 39 - 15
Grassrootcanal
emptypockets 01/29/2005 6 - - -
We've come a long way
emptypockets 01/26/2005 - - - -
Why I may register Republican
emptypockets 01/21/2005 31 5 - -
Welcome, new Daily Kos readers
emptypockets 01/15/2005 152 167 - 15
My Code of Ethics
emptypockets 01/14/2005 1 1 - -
DNC chair debate, with special poll
emptypockets 01/09/2005 26 1 - -
Ratings voting
emptypockets 01/09/2005 4 - - -
America the Cynical (to the tune of America the Beautiful)
emptypockets 01/06/2005 - - - -
More Crack Reporting, NYT 1/3/05
emptypockets 01/03/2005 4 1 - -
Three Reforms
emptypockets 12/23/2004 1 1 - -
A dKos Christmas Card
emptypockets 12/11/2004 2 3 - -
Nominees for Kos Hero Award
emptypockets 11/06/2004 3 - - -
Taking our country back, one state at a time
emptypockets 11/04/2004 2 2 - -
Kerry Victory Speech
emptypockets 11/02/2004 9 1 - -
NYTimes correction, one month late
emptypockets 10/19/2004 6 6 - -
What Christopher Reeve said
emptypockets 10/11/2004 - - - -
Debate Haiku
emptypockets 10/07/2004 10 - - -
Why does Jim Lehrer hate America?
emptypockets 10/01/2004 2 1 - -
Hurricane threatens to disrupt first debate
emptypockets 09/27/2004 3 1 - -
Bush documentary #3 at box office
emptypockets 09/22/2004 1 - - -
Should Kerry Go To Iraq?
emptypockets 09/20/2004 8 - - -
Snappy Comebacks to Stupid Bushies
emptypockets 09/14/2004 12 3 - -
Kos cited in Dean survey
emptypockets 09/13/2004 - - - -
Document proves Bush support of SBVT
emptypockets 08/27/2004 4 5 - -
Geoffrey: "I am a gay giraffe."
emptypockets 08/17/2004 2 - - -
New PAC for Howard Dean
emptypockets 08/16/2004 10 2 - -
Boston: Kucinich in Kerry cabinet
emptypockets 07/23/2004 5 - - -
Kos column in NYTimes
emptypockets 07/20/2004 7 - - -
Bush lyrics: "The Joker"
emptypockets 05/18/2004 6 - - 15
Bush speaks on prison abuse
emptypockets 05/13/2004 4 - - -
Air America doesn't fly
emptypockets 04/04/2004 16 - - -
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