Category Archives: Campaigns

Jeb Bush’s Non-Campaign Campaigning

For someone who still claims he hasn’t decided if he’s running or not, Jeb Bush is certainly doing a lot of not-campaigning. He’s met privately with: Fossil Fuel Bigwigs, Wall Street Donor Types, and Big-Time Conservative Donor and owner of the New York Jets, Woody Johnson. – Read the full article

Jindal Forms Exploratory Committee

Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal has reportedly formed an exploratory committee to test the waters for a 2016 run for the GOP nomination for President. I have to come up with a new term, because clown car is getting old; but he would join the ranks of some seriously deficient human beings candidates. – Read the full article

Cruz Announces His 2016 Run

Who didn’t see this coming – Ted Cruz has announced he’s running for President. That’s Ted Cruz, the “anointed one“, the future “King“, the guy who shut down the government, then blamed President Obama, then took credit for it. It’s the same Ted Cruz who’s statements are nearly 70% “Mostly False” to “Pants on Fire”. – Read the full article

Friday Feminism – Good Cop/Bad Cop, LGBTQ, Racism

Lead Story Sen. Lindsey Graham, or, as he may soon be known, El Dictador. ♀ Lindsey Graham: as president I would deploy the military against Congress – Graham is proposing that his first act as president would be to use the military to force the legislative branch to pass his agenda.   – Read the full article

Cruz and Perry Dissed By Texas GOP Chair

Well will you looky here, according to Burnt Orange Report: The Chairman of the Texas Republican Party Steve Munisteri has decided to leave his post and join Senator Rand Paul’s presidential bid calling him one of the, “most intelligent, well-read, well-informed, and rational thinkers” he has ever encountered. – Read the full article

Romney Thinks Re-branding (Again) Will Help in 2016

Romney Looks to “Re-brand” Himself for 2016… From Which Version? After an unsuccessful bid for the Senate, one term as Governor of Massachusetts, and two failed campaigns for President, America still has no idea who Mitt Romney is, mainly because Romney doesn’t know himself. – Read the full article

NGP VAN Job Posting: Senior Director, National Account Team

In a world dominated by conservative corporations, I’m happy to promote the good work of NGP VAN. They’re a technology provider to progressive campaigns and have been instrumental in the election of numerous Democrats. Many of their current job openings can be seen in our sister site, Jobs4Dems. – Read the full article

Does Priebus Really Want to Make Families Fair Game?

The Hill’s campaign blog Ballot Box is reporting today that the Republican National Committee’s oily little cretin, Reince Priebus, is more than willing to drag Bill Clinton’s past into a Hillary Clinton campaign: Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus says Bill Clinton’s personal life would be “fair game” if Hillary Clinton makes her widely predicted run for the presidency. – Read the full article

Grimes Garners Great Geminate Gazette Greenlights.

Grimes Garners Great Geminate Gazette Greenlights. Alison Grimes has been given a major boost in her campaign to unseat Senator Mitch McConnell with the endorsement of two of Kentucky’s largest newspapers. The Louisville Courier-Journal and the Lexington Herald-Leader urge their readers to vote for Grimes by noting her support for a minimum wage increase, and various other issues. – Read the full article

The ‘Silent Generation’s Conservatism Marks the Electorate

The Silent Generation, my parent’s era matured and was dwarfed by the ‘Greatest Generation’. They witnessed the traumatic assassinations embodied by the civil rights decade of the 1960’s, a childhood ravaged by the remnant ashes of the Great Depression & Dust Bowl of 1939. – Read the full article

Davis Attack Ad Against Abbott, Moderately Tasteless ~ yeah, Factually True, HELL YEAH!

MSNBC pundits feasted upon the Wendy Davis’ attack ad stumble against her Republican Greg Abbott as if it were Christmas morning on Fox & Friends. The first 10 seconds should /could have an alternate video other than the empty wheel chair but retained the audio. – Read the full article

Vote / Not Vote …. Who Are You REALLY Punishing?

We’re in the golden 60-day countdown toward the 2014 midterms, and democratic voting blocks are threatening to boycott state elections. I wish to address these progressives, liberals, Dem constituents, (punctuating my comments directly at immigration activists) intending to sit at home this election cycle under the misguided ideal they’re punishing the party…..but before I get to the meat…. – Read the full article