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Rep. Pingree considering run for Maine governor in 2018 - Press Herald

Google News - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 15:00

Press Herald

Rep. Pingree considering run for Maine governor in 2018
Press Herald
While Pingree is generally popular in Maine's more urban and liberal southern 1st District, she could have a more difficult time winning votes in the more rural and conservative northern 2nd District, which reelected Republican Bruce Poliquin in 2016 ...

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Georgia's Biggest Democratic Bastion May Hand Democratic Candidate for Mayor a Big Defeat - The Intercept

Google News - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 14:45

The Intercept

Georgia's Biggest Democratic Bastion May Hand Democratic Candidate for Mayor a Big Defeat
The Intercept
Meanwhile, a slew of other Democratic Party-aligned candidates came out for Norwood — including former Atlanta Chief Operating Officer Peter Aman and Atlanta City Council President Ceasar Mitchell. Shirley Franklin, who served as Atlanta's popular ...

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What NC can learn from Alabama - Morganton News Herald

Google News - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 13:47

Morganton News Herald

What NC can learn from Alabama
Morganton News Herald
But Alabama Democrats' difficulty in exploiting Moore's weaknesses shows that this task is not always easy. Thirdly, find an appeal to conservative and moderate voters who generally vote Republican, but are concerned about what the election of a ...

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Meet the progressive Democrat taking on one of her party's most conservative Congress veterans - The Independent

Google News - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 09:52

The Independent

Meet the progressive Democrat taking on one of her party's most conservative Congress veterans
The Independent
When you ask Marie Newman why she is running for office against another Democrat, she responds simply: “I'm not”. The former marketing consultant and anti-bullying expert is mounting a primary challenge to Illinois third district Representative Dan ...

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Undoing New Deal: The 1944 Coup Against VP Henry Wallace - The Real News Network

Google News - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 08:12

Undoing New Deal: The 1944 Coup Against VP Henry Wallace
The Real News Network
PETER KUZNICK: Wallace was the leading progressive force in the party. Roosevelt fought to get him on the ticket in 1940. Roosevelt wrote a letter to the Democratic convention when it looked like they weren't going to put Wallace on the ticket ...

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Undoing New Deal: The 1944 Coup Against VP Henry Wallace - The Real News Network

Google News - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 08:12

The Real News Network

Undoing New Deal: The 1944 Coup Against VP Henry Wallace
The Real News Network
PETER KUZNICK: Wallace was the leading progressive force in the party. Roosevelt fought to get him on the ticket in 1940. Roosevelt wrote a letter to the Democratic convention when it looked like they weren't going to put Wallace on the ticket ...

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Pelosi-Schumer tactics won't beat Trump. Take the fight to him, Democrats - USA TODAY

Google News - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 07:07

USA TODAY

Pelosi-Schumer tactics won't beat Trump. Take the fight to him, Democrats
USA TODAY
“There isn't a conservative or progressive, Democratic or Republican way to build a bridge. When you're focusing on infrastructure, that's stuff that affects everyone,” said Virginia state delegate-elect Danica Roem. “When someone's life is at stake ...

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'We've already lost' — GOP takes stock of the nightmare unfolding in Alabama - McClatchy Washington Bureau

Google News - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 05:03

Washington Post

'We've already lost' — GOP takes stock of the nightmare unfolding in Alabama
McClatchy Washington Bureau
With the conservative base in Alabama behind Moore even as the accusations piled up, the governor — and ultimately, Trump — were resistant to forcing a new date for the special election and to the other last-ditch ideas that McConnell and top ...
Democratic group attacks Roy Moore without disclosing donorsWashington Post
Jones trying to boost black turnout in Alabama Senate raceABC News

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'We've already lost' — GOP takes stock of the nightmare unfolding in Alabama - The Olympian

Google News - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 05:02

Washington Post

'We've already lost' — GOP takes stock of the nightmare unfolding in Alabama
The Olympian
With the conservative base in Alabama behind Moore even as the accusations piled up, the governor — and ultimately, Trump — were resistant to forcing a new date for the special election and to the other last-ditch ideas that McConnell and top ...
Jones trying to boost black turnout in Alabama Senate raceSacramento Bee
Democratic group attacks Roy Moore without disclosing donorsWashington Post
Roy Moore Fighting for Campaign CashDTN The Progressive Farmer (blog)
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'We've already lost' — GOP takes stock of the nightmare unfolding in Alabama - Wichita Eagle

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'We've already lost' — GOP takes stock of the nightmare unfolding in Alabama
Wichita Eagle
With the conservative base in Alabama behind Moore even as the accusations piled up, the governor — and ultimately, Trump — were resistant to forcing a new date for the special election and to the other last-ditch ideas that McConnell and top ...

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'We've already lost' — GOP takes stock of the nightmare unfolding in Alabama - Charlotte Observer

Google News - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 05:01

Washington Post

'We've already lost' — GOP takes stock of the nightmare unfolding in Alabama
Charlotte Observer
With the conservative base in Alabama behind Moore even as the accusations piled up, the governor — and ultimately, Trump — were resistant to forcing a new date for the special election and to the other last-ditch ideas that McConnell and top ...
Democratic group attacks Roy Moore without disclosing donorsWashington Post
Alabama Senate candidate Jones reaches out to black votersMiami Herald
Roy Moore Fighting for Campaign CashDTN The Progressive Farmer (blog)
Salon
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Meet the Moderates - Governing

Google News - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 03:06

Governing

Meet the Moderates
Governing
When a Republican and Democrat from Washington state recently announced a new group called Washington Independents, they did something that in today's aggressively partisan age is positively radical: They seized the political center. The new group ...

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Dems' bad bet on Franken and other comments - New York Post

Google News - Sun, 12/03/2017 - 19:48

New York Post

Dems' bad bet on Franken and other comments
New York Post
Democrats willing to keep men accused of sexual harassment and assault in office in order advance “feminist” legislation overlooks the fact that “even a new partial standard that senators are not allowed to get away with it would be a large political ...

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The populist mask is slipping for Trump and the GOP - Washington Post

Google News - Sun, 12/03/2017 - 19:47

Washington Post

The populist mask is slipping for Trump and the GOP
Washington Post
When President Barack Obama was in office, conservatives waxed hysterical about the horrors of deficits by way of limiting government's ability to help the needy or expand health insurance coverage. They spoke over and over about how terrible it was to ...

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GOP's court-packing spree: It's only the beginning - Salon

Google News - Sun, 12/03/2017 - 12:06

Salon

GOP's court-packing spree: It's only the beginning
Salon
But if one leading conservative judicial activist gets his way, that will only be the beginning. Federalist Society founder and board chair Steven Calabresi has written a memo (along with recent graduate Shams Hirji) calling on congressional ...

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How Not to Debate the Tax Plan - Jacobin magazine

Google News - Sun, 12/03/2017 - 11:15

How Not to Debate the Tax Plan
Jacobin magazine
The tax bill that just passed in the Senate was the brainchild of the Republican leadership. For decades the party has been pushing a plan to redistribute society's resources into as few hands as possible. Senate Democrats — and the constituents who ...

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Rumble in the 2nd House District a good thing | Editorial - NJ.com

Google News - Sun, 12/03/2017 - 08:43

NJ.com

Rumble in the 2nd House District a good thing | Editorial
NJ.com
A good thing about iconoclasts like Guardian and Van Drew is that they will surely draw primary competitors who hew more to traditional party lines. Tanzie Youngblood, a retired teacher from Woolwich Township, is poised to mine support from ...

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Libertarians and the Authoritarian Right - Reason

Google News - Sun, 12/03/2017 - 08:02

Reason

Libertarians and the Authoritarian Right
Reason
In contrast to conservatives, so-called liberal Democrats typically applaud court interference with legislatures, including Congress. (Remember, among others, Brown v. Board of Education and Roe v. Wade.) So who are the democrats and who are the anti ...

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Will anyone challenge Trump's enablers? - Las Vegas Sun

Google News - Sun, 12/03/2017 - 05:03

Washington Post

Will anyone challenge Trump's enablers?
Las Vegas Sun
They are ecstatic about his filling the judiciary with his, and their, allies. Progressives cannot be asked to pretend this isn't happening. We're a long way from a “truce.” It is an unfortunate fact that the corruption Trump exemplifies has seeped ...
Dionne: Who will challenge Trump's enablers?Columbus Alive

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Who will challenge Trump's enablers? - The Herald-Times

Google News - Sun, 12/03/2017 - 00:08

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Who will challenge Trump's enablers?
The Herald-Times
... emergency Trump represents and "unite around a political program based on the protection of American democracy and democratic institutions." I could not agree more. As a liberal, I salute the anti-Trump conservatives (most of them writers) who ...
EJ Dionne: Who will challenge Trump's enablers? (Gazette)Charleston Gazette-Mail

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