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How progressives got steamrolled in New Jersey - Politico

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 06:58

Politico

How progressives got steamrolled in New Jersey
Politico
To have a Democratic candidate who's already popular in the most conservative part of the congressional district is like a dream to Democrats more concerned with flipping a Republican House seat than with ideological purity. They point to Conor Lamb ...

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Democrats look to oust Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick in blue wave - The Intelligencer

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 17:04

The Intelligencer

Democrats look to oust Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick in blue wave
The Intelligencer
She told of her education at a private Christian school and talked about the conservative principle that all Americans, regardless of background, can pull themselves up by their bootstraps if only they're willing to work hard. To approving nods, the 33 ...

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Major Progressive Group Endorses Cynthia Nixon For New York Governor - HuffPost

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 16:16

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Major Progressive Group Endorses Cynthia Nixon For New York Governor
HuffPost
A major sticking point for progressives has been Cuomo's willingness to reduce public spending and his reluctance to raise taxes, particularly at the start of his administration. In 2014, he boasted that “any Republican would be proud” of his fiscal ...

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Opinion: Liberals vs. Progressives - Prescott eNews

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 14:25

Prescott eNews

Opinion: Liberals vs. Progressives
Prescott eNews
For years our political nomenclature was pretty easy to understand. Conservatives were more closely related to the Republican Party. They claimed to stand for low taxes, an original interpretation of the Constitution, a decentralized Federal government ...

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Why WaPo Wants A Neutered 'Conservative' Party - The Daily Caller

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 14:10

Why WaPo Wants A Neutered 'Conservative' Party
The Daily Caller
This is what liberals mean by “decency.” Conservatives should always be wary when liberal editorial boards tell them what should be the ideal Republican Party. The center-left progressives who run The Post want a neutered GOP that rubber stamps ...

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When Liberals Become Progressives, Much Is Lost - New York Times

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 20:45

New York Times

When Liberals Become Progressives, Much Is Lost
New York Times
In recent decades, the label “progressive” has been resurrected to replace “liberal,” a once vaunted term so successfully maligned by Republicans that it fell out of use. Both etymologically and ideologically, the switch to “progressive” carries ...

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Democrats begin party-run caucuses to pick nominee against Rep. Tom Garrett - GoDanRiver.com

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 20:14

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Democrats begin party-run caucuses to pick nominee against Rep. Tom Garrett
GoDanRiver.com
Democrats in the sweeping 5th Congressional District will begin a party-run process Saturday to pick a nominee against Republican Rep. Tom Garrett, the former state senator who's seeking a second term in Washington. The conservative district has ...

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Meet New Jersey's Right-Wing Democrat - The Daily Caller

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 18:33

Meet New Jersey's Right-Wing Democrat
The Daily Caller
In 1983, one of the most right-wing members of Congress was not a Republican. The congressman in question was Larry Patton McDonald, a Georgia Democrat who happened to be the head of the John Birch Society. McDonald, a staunch anti-communist, was ...

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Conservatives must not throw morality into the garbage while defending the president - Yellowhammer News

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 18:14

Yellowhammer News

Conservatives must not throw morality into the garbage while defending the president
Yellowhammer News
One glaring distinction between conservatism and liberalism is that conservatives believe there is usually a clear right and wrong on most social questions, or at the very least a more virtuous way to behave. One glaring similarity between Republicans ...

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Democrats begin party-run caucuses to pick nominee against Rep. Tom Garrett - Martinsville Bulletin

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 17:43

Martinsville Bulletin

Democrats begin party-run caucuses to pick nominee against Rep. Tom Garrett
Martinsville Bulletin
Democrats in the sweeping 5th Congressional District will begin a party-run process Saturday to pick a nominee against Republican Rep. Tom Garrett, the former state senator who's seeking a second term in Washington. The conservative district has ...

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Does Polarization Matter? - Commentary Magazine

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 17:13

Commentary Magazine

Does Polarization Matter?
Commentary Magazine
According to an analysis conducted by the Washington Post's Kevin Schaul and Kevin Uhrmacher, the state of play ahead of most of the 2018 primaries paints a clear picture: Democrats like Pelosi, Steny Hoyer, and James Clyburn are relatively ...

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Cuomo's Progressive Promises, Reminiscent of Four Years Ago, Received Differently - Gotham Gazette

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 17:02

Gotham Gazette

Cuomo's Progressive Promises, Reminiscent of Four Years Ago, Received Differently
Gotham Gazette
Part of the motivation for his work brokering a deal between the IDC and mainline Democrats, Cuomo said, was to pass a progressive agenda that had not made it through the Legislature, including the Dream Act and campaign finance reform. The 2014 and ...

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MYTH: 'Conservatives are racists' — Glenn Beck debunks this popular progressive narrative - TheBlaze.com

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 13:55

TheBlaze.com

MYTH: 'Conservatives are racists' — Glenn Beck debunks this popular progressive narrative
TheBlaze.com
Many people today see Democrats as the champions of racial equality and civil rights. Some left-leaning politicians, celebrities, and other people of prominence have even labeled all Conservatives as 'racists' and claimed that Republican policies hurt ...

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Cynthia Nixon Issues Progressive Call To Arms: 'Time Is Up For Corporate Democrats' - HuffPost

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 13:25

HuffPost

Cynthia Nixon Issues Progressive Call To Arms: 'Time Is Up For Corporate Democrats'
HuffPost
... favorite with the party's progressive base. Download. For rank-and-file liberals still reeling from the 2016 election loss, Nixon's bid has a natural appeal. In Cuomo, Nixon is taking on one of the most powerful Democrats in the country. The ...

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Joe Lieberman: A New Way to Keep Ideologues Out of Congress - TIME

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 11:16

TIME

Joe Lieberman: A New Way to Keep Ideologues Out of Congress
TIME
As a candidate, he embraced the progressive position on health care, contending that Republican efforts to undermine the Affordable Care Act were misguided, but opposed the Democratic line on guns, arguing against new restrictions on 2nd Amendment ...

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Pain is the reward: Here's what pundits keep getting wrong about Trump and his supporters - Salon

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 05:17

Salon

Pain is the reward: Here's what pundits keep getting wrong about Trump and his supporters
Salon
Donald Trump is not a real populist. His plans and those of his Republican allies--both already enacted and in the future--will further hollow out the social safety net, give even more money to the rich, damage the environment, reduce public education ...

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Wisconsin Supreme Court Race Shows Democrats Will Spend Cash Hand Over Fist EVERYWHERE In 2018 - The Daily Caller

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 02:58

Wisconsin Supreme Court Race Shows Democrats Will Spend Cash Hand Over Fist EVERYWHERE In 2018
The Daily Caller
Whether Conservatives and Republicans running for office like it or not, President Donald Trump is back on the ballot again in 2018, not 2020. If national Democrats made one thing clear in last week's Wisconsin Supreme Court race, it is that they are ...
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Pelosi: Dislike her. Disavow her. But don't count her out - Portsmouth Daily Times

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 00:11

Pelosi: Dislike her. Disavow her. But don't count her out
Portsmouth Daily Times
The moderate Democrats who denounced Pelosi as too progressive – call them Conservatives Lite – mostly lost in races where Republicans had a Conservative Extreme option, a.k.a. the tea party. After the “great shellacking” of 2010 came a dribble of ...

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Anti-Trump 'resistance warriors' insist on liberal message - WTRF

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 15:50

WTRF

Anti-Trump 'resistance warriors' insist on liberal message
WTRF
Earlier in the day, progressive strategist Joel Silberman shared this piece of advice for candidates appearing on television: "Dress like a conservative and talk like a socialist." They are unapologetic supporters of policies like "Medicare for all ...

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Anti-Trump 'resistance warriors' insist on liberal message - WSB Atlanta

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 15:41

WSB Atlanta

Anti-Trump 'resistance warriors' insist on liberal message
WSB Atlanta
Earlier in the day, progressive strategist Joel Silberman shared this piece of advice for candidates appearing on television: "Dress like a conservative and talk like a socialist." They are unapologetic supporters of policies like "Medicare for all ...

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