Category Archives: Campaigns

Clinton Campaign Trail: Hillary’s Fights

Last weekend marked the first official rally of 2016 presidential hopeful and candidate Hillary Clinton. During the past weeks, she has worked on developing a preliminary platform built around four “fights“. The battles she wants to wage for the American people have to do with strengthening the economy and our families, defending our people and our values, and reinvesting in a democracy that works. – Read the full article

Woo Hoo! Trump Is In!

It’s going to be barrels of fun this run for the Republican nomination. After threatening hinting at a run for President since 2000, Donald Trump has declared his candidacy for the 2016 GOP nomination. At least he claims he’s a Republican now, has anyone checked lately? – Read the full article

Santorum: Another Political Panderer

Rick Santorum is preparing to run again, as both the champion of the Extreme Religious Right, and blue collar America. The truth is, he’s neither; he is another political panderer. In a recent appearance on The Dom Giordano Show, Santorum had this to say about the Pope (You know, God’s head honcho here on earth) and his concerns about the care of God’s planet: “When we get involved with political and controversial scientific theories, I think the church is probably not as forceful and credible. – Read the full article

It’s Gun, I Mean Campaign Season

It seems Republicans are kicking the 2016 Campaign season off in typical style. Talking Points Memo reports that Ted Cruz is offering a chance for one lucky donor to go hunting with him; and here’s the best part: …the winner may have to endure a background check first. – Read the full article

Why Hillary?

This week Hillary for America announced the first official campaign rally for Hillary’s 2016 campaign for president – to be held on New York City’s Roosevelt Island on June 13, 2015. A year and a half before the 2016 presidential election and we are gearing up, and ready to win. – Read the full article

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