Category Archives: Democrats

Electing Progressive, Democratic Women for Florida

On Saturday morning I was warmly welcomed into the home of Nancy and Jeanne (who put together a marvelous buffet. Jeanne actually got up early to cook! Thank you, Jeanne!). The purpose of my visit was to attend a brunch … Continue reading

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Despite What Corporate Media Says, Democrats May Have The Edge In November

A Gallup poll taken in January on political party affiliation showed some surprising results: 31% of Americans identify as Democrat, only 25% as Republican, and 42% as Independent. This is the lowest result for Republicans in 25 years. One might … Continue reading

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TX-GREG ABBOTT : RACIST Policy WONK

TX Gov. Candidate, ABBOTT CITES RACIST in Educational Policy Debate.   Yep. Good ‘Ol Boy (and Governor Good-Hair’s crony) has done it again.   You’d think after the Nugent fiasco, back-peddling, Abortion Barbie comments, and finger pointin’, Abbott would learn a thing … Continue reading

Giving Thanks For Obamacare

Today, President Obama spoke at the White House on reaching the end of the first enrollment period for Obamacare. Estimates show that up to 22 million Americans are now covered because of Obamacare, including those with pre-existing conditions (like myself), … Continue reading

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Election Reports – Eastern States – 3/7/14

Florida Congressman Alan Grayson had a rough week. His soon-to-be ex-wife obtained a temporary restraining order against Grayson after she accused him domestic abuse in an incident that took place in their Florida home. She also claimed there has been … Continue reading

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Sign-Up To Be A Factivist For The Democratic Party

The Democratic Party’s Rapid Response Team is seeking your support during this election cycle in reporting the daily lies told by the radical right. Teabillies, Republicans and Libertarians must be held accountable. Help expose their lies. Sign-up today to be … Continue reading

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Important Videos from the DCCC

The DCCC (Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee) Chairman Steve Israel released this video framing the 2014 election: Democrats are on the side of the working class, the middle class, the poor, the unemployed, the uninsured, women, minorities, and many others. DCCC … Continue reading

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Kinky Dems, Elitists, and Big Money Politics

Being FUNNY does NOT disqualify someone from running for State Office. But according to some folks in the Democratic party,”being funny” is a reason NOT to vote for Kinky Friedman. Kinky Friedman is running for Texas AG Commissioner. He has … Continue reading

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Fluke Running for California State Senate

Turns out the story about Sandra Fluke running for Congress was false. Fluke is running for the California State Senate seat in the 26th District.

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Three Years After Giffords Shooting, Will Conservative Rhetoric on Davis Call Out the Violent Crazies?

Fox News pundits Erick Erickson (more like, “Dick Dick”) and Greta Van Susteren’s dueling blog posts have been uncomfortably satisfying for the left. Erickson started with calling Wendy Davis “Abortion Barbie”, Van Susteren countered with a portrayal of Erickson as … Continue reading

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“Abortion Barbie” is Running for Governor of Texas

Wendy Davis is a Democrat running for Governor in Texas. She is best known for her 11 hour filibuster to prevent a new abortion law from being enacted. While her filibuster prevented a vote on the oppressive legislation, Governor Rick … Continue reading

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Elizabeth Warren: Social Security Is Effective and Popular, So Let’s Expand It

Add Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) to the growing chorus of voices calling for the expansion of Social Security benefits. The progressive favorite implored Democrats on the Senate floor Monday not to chain Social Security benefits to the rate of inflation… Continue reading

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