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Be progressive, Democrats, not merely liberal | Opinion - Sun Sentinel

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 11:07

Sun Sentinel

Be progressive, Democrats, not merely liberal | Opinion
Sun Sentinel
When I was elected to the House of Representatives in 2002, the American left found itself in the wilderness. George W. Bush's approval ratings topped 80 percent. Republicans controlled both chambers of Congress, and the Clinton administration felt ...

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Why this political scientist thinks the Democrats have to fight dirty - Vox

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 08:00

Vox

Why this political scientist thinks the Democrats have to fight dirty
Vox
Until now, there was no left-wing equivalent to the “Flight 93” essay, no rallying cry that urged Democrats and liberals to do whatever is necessary to win. But David Faris's new book, It's Time to Fight Dirty, is the closest anyone has come so far ...
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Peter Lucas: Where were progressives in Setti Warren's time of need? - Lowell Sun

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 06:46

Peter Lucas: Where were progressives in Setti Warren's time of need?
Lowell Sun
It is not the first time liberal Democrat Setti Warren has been rebuffed by fellow progressives of the Democrat Party. The former mayor of Newton would probably have received a warmer welcome at the Republican Party convention in Worcester Saturday ...

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Where were progressives in Setti Warren's time of need? - Lowell Sun

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 06:46

Where were progressives in Setti Warren's time of need?
Lowell Sun
It is not the first time liberal Democrat Setti Warren has been rebuffed by fellow progressives of the Democrat Party. The former mayor of Newton would probably have received a warmer welcome at the Republican Party convention in Worcester Saturday ...

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Paul Ryan vs. the House Chaplain Is Really Ayn Rand vs. Pope Francis - Daily Beast

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 05:07

Daily Beast

Paul Ryan vs. the House Chaplain Is Really Ayn Rand vs. Pope Francis
Daily Beast
Since Republicans closed ranks around Ryan and quashed a move to obtain records of the matter, we may never know the truth. But if we look closer, this conflict reflects a much larger fight about Catholicism in America, with Conroy representing Pope ...

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Romano: What are the odds Florida can lead in a good direction for once? - Tampabay.com

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 14:48

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Romano: What are the odds Florida can lead in a good direction for once?
Tampabay.com
The most conservative Republicans won't go for it. Neither will the most liberal Democrats. So who does that leave? Well, you. If you really do believe the country, and Florida in particular, needs a less ideologically driven vision, then you should be ...

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Why Conservatives Can Crush on Kanye Yet Hate Michelle Wolf - Village Voice

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 12:59

Village Voice

Why Conservatives Can Crush on Kanye Yet Hate Michelle Wolf
Village Voice
Sure, white conservatives applaud when Charles Murray tells them black people are their intellectual inferiors, but in their view that's just science (and free speech!), not anything to take personally. And anyway, it's the liberals who are the Real ...

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Minnesota will see many competitive races this election. Why isn't Amy Klobuchar's Senate seat one of them? - MinnPost

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 12:09

MinnPost

Minnesota will see many competitive races this election. Why isn't Amy Klobuchar's Senate seat one of them?
MinnPost
With few exceptions, Klobuchar is a reliable Democratic vote in the Senate, and rarely has good things to say about Trump, or the various policy proposals the GOP majority has put forward, from the tax bill to the effort to repeal the Affordable Care ...

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The May primary wars are about to begin - WRCB-TV

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 10:52

WRCB-TV

The May primary wars are about to begin
WRCB-TV
Unlike in Indiana, where national Republicans aren't resistant to Braun, GOP groups have been trying to sink Blankenship. And a recent Fox News poll showed him running third. Ohio's Obama-Era progressive vs. the Bush-Era progressive (May 8): The ...

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Be Progressive, Democrats, Not Merely Liberal - Common Dreams - Common Dreams

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 09:18

Common Dreams

Be Progressive, Democrats, Not Merely Liberal - Common Dreams
Common Dreams
When I was elected to the House of Representatives in 2002, the American left found itself in the wilderness. George W. Bush's approval ratings topped 80 percent. Republicans controlled both chambers of Congress, and the Clinton administration felt ...
To win, Democrats need to be progressive - not merely liberal ...PennLive.com

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To win, Democrats need to be progressive - not merely liberal | Opinion - PennLive.com

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 08:47

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To win, Democrats need to be progressive - not merely liberal | Opinion
PennLive.com
Republicans controlled both chambers of Congress, and the Clinton administration felt like a distant memory. Far from debating whether we thought of ourselves as "liberals" or "progressives," most Democrats were debating how to win an election and ...

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Kasich rips GOP: I can bring that party back - GOPUSA

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 08:25

GOPUSA

Kasich rips GOP: I can bring that party back
GOPUSA
He also pushed back at those who have accused him of not being truly conservative, insisting, “I didn't leave the Republican Party, the Republican Party left me.” “In my state, we have balanced budgets, surplus, we're up a half-million jobs, and then ...

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The Daily 202: The Intercept breaks open Democratic squabbles as midterm elections approach - Washington Post

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 08:06

Washington Post

The Daily 202: The Intercept breaks open Democratic squabbles as midterm elections approach
Washington Post
The website's series of scoops on intra-Democratic arguments started with a sprawling and buzzy January story on how the DCCC was “throwing its weight behind candidates who are out of step with the national mood.” The publication's exposure of the ...
Democrats try to tighten their hold in state legislaturesThe Mercury News
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Democrats strive to tighten their hold in several statesSan Mateo Daily Journal

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Micek: No, I don't hate conservatives. I disagree with them - The Ledger

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 00:12

The Ledger

Micek: No, I don't hate conservatives. I disagree with them
The Ledger
Overall, not quite a third of Americans (32 percent) now take a roughly equal number of conservative and liberal positions, that's down from 38 percent in 2015, and off the cliff from the 49 percent who did in 1994 and 2004, Pew pollsters found ...

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Micek: No, I don't hate conservatives. I disagree with them - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 00:11

Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Micek: No, I don't hate conservatives. I disagree with them
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Overall, not quite a third of Americans (32 percent) now take a roughly equal number of conservative and liberal positions, that's down from 38 percent in 2015, and off the cliff from the 49 percent who did in 1994 and 2004, Pew pollsters found ...

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Bernie Sanders to make a stop in Lehigh Valley - Allentown Morning Call

Sun, 04/29/2018 - 22:30

Allentown Morning Call

Bernie Sanders to make a stop in Lehigh Valley
Allentown Morning Call
He has become a face of the liberal-leaning populist movement, saying in The New York Times in April that if Trump's agenda is dead if Democrats take control of either the House or the Senate. Sanders has also publicly criticized some establishment ...

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Be progressive, Democrats, not merely liberal - Washington Post

Sun, 04/29/2018 - 19:50

Washington Post

Be progressive, Democrats, not merely liberal
Washington Post
When I was elected to the House of Representatives in 2002, the American left found itself in the wilderness. George W. Bush's approval ratings topped 80 percent. Republicans controlled both chambers of Congress, and the Clinton administration felt ...

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Can People on the Left and the Right Still Talk? - LA Progressive (press release) (blog)

Sun, 04/29/2018 - 16:04

LA Progressive (press release) (blog)

Can People on the Left and the Right Still Talk?
LA Progressive (press release) (blog)
It should bring about better legislation for the country, for the common good, than either the Democrats or Republicans, or liberals and conservatives, could arrive at by themselves. Because we are a nation of many different interests, of many ...

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Democrats strive to tighten their hold in several states - Tampabay.com

Sun, 04/29/2018 - 13:34

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Democrats strive to tighten their hold in several states
Tampabay.com
Conservative Republicans blasted the proposed rollback as a tax hike. Still, it passed, Brownback vetoed it, and lawmakers overrode the veto. In many legislatures, Republicans have used their clout to cut taxes, limit union powers and expand school ...

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Democrats strive to tighten their hold in several states - NewsOK.com

Sun, 04/29/2018 - 13:28

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Democrats strive to tighten their hold in several states
NewsOK.com
In New York, Democrats dominate the state Assembly. On Tuesday, they won two Senate seats in special elections, leaving them one short of controlling that chamber. In theory they have a one-seat advantage, but a Democrat consistently sides with ...

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