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Judge says Missouri's only abortion clinic can keep operating - WWMT-TV

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 16:44
Judge says Missouri's only abortion clinic can keep operating  WWMT-TV

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A judge issued an order Friday to keep Missouri's only abortion clinic operating over the objections of state health officials, delivering ...

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Judge's order means Missouri clinic can keep doing abortions - WWMT-TV

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 14:46
Judge's order means Missouri clinic can keep doing abortions  WWMT-TV

A judge issued an order Friday ensuring Missouri's only abortion clinic can continue providing abortions, acting just hours before the St. Louis Planned ...

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Joe Biden should tout his role in the 1994 crime bill — not hide from it - Chicago Tribune

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 14:00
Joe Biden should tout his role in the 1994 crime bill — not hide from it  Chicago Tribune

Joe Biden should not apologize to progressives for his 1994 crime bill vote. He has a lot to brag about.

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Road to 2020: The roots of Bernie’s revolution - The Christian Science Monitor

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 13:25
Road to 2020: The roots of Bernie’s revolution  The Christian Science Monitor

How Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders was shaped by his early years as mayor of Burlington.

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Arkansas's moderate millennials - Arkansas Times

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 13:23
Arkansas's moderate millennials  Arkansas Times

We rarely get a deep dive into the thinking of any generation of the state's voters, much less this generation that will shape the future of Arkansas politics ...

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AOC and Ted Cruz’s big plan: ban members of Congress from lobbying for life - Vox.com

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 13:15
AOC and Ted Cruz’s big plan: ban members of Congress from lobbying for life  Vox.com

Thursday saw some bipartisan dealmaking from the unlikeliest of allies in the unlikeliest of places: Progressive Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and ...

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Laura Ingraham Sparks New Controversy on Fox News Show - Variety

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 12:59
Laura Ingraham Sparks New Controversy on Fox News Show  Variety

Laura Ingraham brought a new swirl of controversy around her Fox News Channel program Thursday night after a graphic on her show, “The Ingraham Angle,” highlighted a range of controversial figures she described as “prominent voices censored on social media.” Among the people featured in the graphic were digital provocateur Alex Jones; actor and Republican supporter James Woods; right-wing protester Laura Loomer; and Paul Nehelen, a former candidate for Congress in Wisconsin whose views have been described as supporting white supremacy and antisemitism. “It is obscene to suggest that Laura I...

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Democratic 2020 hopefuls to swarm San Francisco, while Biden stays away - Midwest Communication

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 11:16
Democratic 2020 hopefuls to swarm San Francisco, while Biden stays away  Midwest Communication

By Sharon Bernstein (Reuters) - Fourteen Democratic presidential hopefuls seeking money and support in California, the most liberal and populous U.S. state, ...

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What Liberalism Lacks | RR Reno - First Things

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 11:05
What Liberalism Lacks | RR Reno  First Things

No serious American statesman has imagined that liberalism is sufficient. Something else is always needed.

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Freshmen Democrats From Trump Country Plot Their 2020 Survival - The Wall Street Journal

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 10:47
Freshmen Democrats From Trump Country Plot Their 2020 Survival  The Wall Street Journal

PACIFIC JUNCTION, Iowa—Democrats swept to control of the U.S. House of Representatives in 2018. Their ability to keep it in 2020 will hinge in good part on what happens in 21 congressional districts won by both Democratic freshmen and by President Trump in 2016. The challenge for those lawmakers: cultivating a less-partisan approach and working with Republicans, even as many forces pull the Democratic party to the left and press for impeaching the president. So Rep. Cindy Axne, a Democratic freshman from Iowa, joined Republican Gov. Kim Reynolds’s flood-recovery advisory board and worked wi...

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Freshman Democrats From Trump Country Plot Their 2020 Survival - The Wall Street Journal

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 10:47
Freshman Democrats From Trump Country Plot Their 2020 Survival  The Wall Street Journal

Lawmakers who flipped seats last year are on every GOP target list. Their re-election strategy is to focus on bipartisan issues and play down talk of impeachment ...

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Before we get to 2020 we can't forget 2019 state contests - People's World

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 10:31
Before we get to 2020 we can't forget 2019 state contests  People's World

Between growing momentum for impeachment, court fights over congressional subpoenas, and a score of Democratic Party presidential hopefuls lay this year's ...

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Fox News Host Laura Ingraham Defends White Supremacist Paul Nehlen - Forward

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 10:21
Fox News Host Laura Ingraham Defends White Supremacist Paul Nehlen  Forward

Fox News Channel host Laura Ingraham listed white supremacist Paul Nehlen as a "prominent voice" that had been banned from social media.

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Ocasio-Cortez and Cruz team up - but do rival partnerships work? - BBC News

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 09:57
Ocasio-Cortez and Cruz team up - but do rival partnerships work?  BBC News

Two political rivals have caused a stir on Twitter after they agreed to team up. US representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a progressive millennial Democrat ...

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Trump's 'socialist' slur puts Democratic contenders on defensive - PostBulletin.com

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 09:28
Trump's 'socialist' slur puts Democratic contenders on defensive  PostBulletin.com

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's favorite attack line is calling Democrats “socialists” for advocating wealth redistribution, nationalized health care ...

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Thad Cochran Was a Vestige of a Non-Racist Southern GOP - New York Magazine

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 07:00
Thad Cochran Was a Vestige of a Non-Racist Southern GOP  New York Magazine

The death of former Mississippi senator Thad Cochran saw the passing of one of the survivors of a southern Republicanism that pre-dated the racial realignment ...

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What Bills Get Passed In States Where Parties Share Power? - FiveThirtyEight

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 06:59
What Bills Get Passed In States Where Parties Share Power?  FiveThirtyEight

What's happening in the 14 states where Republicans and Democrats share power?

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Democrats look at packing the Supreme Court to pack the vote - CNN

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 06:04
Democrats look at packing the Supreme Court to pack the vote  CNN

Washington (CNN) Republicans have been successfully leveraging the Supreme Court balance of power as a major campaign issue to ignite their base since ...

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The Racist Origins of San Francisco's Housing Crisis - The New Republic

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 06:01
The Racist Origins of San Francisco's Housing Crisis  The New Republic

For decades, the city used strict zoning laws to target the poor and people of color. Today, liberal NIMBYs are fighting to preserve them.

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Analysis | 5 Ways Trump Has Remade the Democratic Party - POLITICO

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 05:34
Analysis | 5 Ways Trump Has Remade the Democratic Party  POLITICO

It's not just Republicans the president has indelibly altered.

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