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Mitch McConnell Just Weakened Unions -- And The Democratic Party - HuffPost

Google News - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 10:16

HuffPost

Mitch McConnell Just Weakened Unions -- And The Democratic Party
HuffPost
That makes the decision a smashing win not just for opponents of labor unions but for the Republican Party at large ― and they have Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) to thank. It's improbable that the Janus case would have turned out the ...

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In Hindsight, Democrats Really Mishandled That Merrick Garland Thing - New York Magazine

Google News - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 08:46

New York Magazine

In Hindsight, Democrats Really Mishandled That Merrick Garland Thing
New York Magazine
This week, a conservative Supreme Court majority — which only exists because Senate Republicans nullified Barack Obama's right to appoint justices, and the Electoral College vetoed the American electorate's preferred 2016 presidential candidate ...

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Upset of Democratic House leader points to party divisions; GOP candidates have good night - UpNorthLive.com

Google News - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 08:43

UpNorthLive.com

Upset of Democratic House leader points to party divisions; GOP candidates have good night
UpNorthLive.com
NEW YORK (AP) — As Donald Trump's party came together, a 28-year-old liberal activist ousted top House Democrat Joe Crowley in the president's hometown Tuesday night, a stunning defeat that suddenly forced Democrats to confront their own internal ...

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Popular Republicans: The New England Enigma - National Review

Google News - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 06:31

National Review

Popular Republicans: The New England Enigma
National Review
Her main opponent should be Allan Fung, the Republican mayor of Cranston, whom she narrowly beat in 2014, but it seems to be fellow Democrat and former secretary of state Matt Brown, an anti-nuclear-weapons activist. Brown has been castigating Raimondo ...

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Democrats' Competing Midterm Messages on the Economy - RealClearPolitics

Google News - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 06:18

RealClearPolitics

Democrats' Competing Midterm Messages on the Economy
RealClearPolitics
As the midterm election season heats up, a mixed economic message is coming from Democratic congressional candidates as the progressive wing finds itself at odds with party moderates. Partly, this is a reflection of the difficulty the out-of-power ...

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The Democratic Establishment Takes a Beating - The Weekly Standard

Google News - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 05:58

FiveThirtyEight

The Democratic Establishment Takes a Beating
The Weekly Standard
The thesis was that highly energized progressive voters would oust moderates in favor of more liberal candidates in the same way that Tea Party Republicans ousted insufficiently conservative candidates in 2010 and 2012. In some cases, that had gone ...
Four Key Questions Today's Primaries Will Help AnswerFiveThirtyEight
Fall Of A Democratic Leader Caps Strong Primary Night For ProgressivesInterlochen

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Democratic Heavyweight Loses in New York as Trump Picks Win - U.S. News & World Report

Google News - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 01:31

U.S. News & World Report

Democratic Heavyweight Loses in New York as Trump Picks Win
U.S. News & World Report
Dan Donovan, who defeated convicted felon Michael Grimm in New York City's only Republican stronghold, and former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney, who once branded Trump "a fraud" but has warmed to the president in the past two years.
Primaries show Republicans united, Democrats dividedThe Columbus Dispatch

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Trump Helps Boost Two Preferred Candidates While Progressive Democrats Gain - WRAL.com

Google News - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 00:59

WRAL.com

Trump Helps Boost Two Preferred Candidates While Progressive Democrats Gain
WRAL.com
COLUMBIA, S.C. — President Donald Trump helped lift a pair of incumbent Republicans locked in difficult races to victory Tuesday while the liberal wing of the Democratic Party scored its most significant successes yet in the primary season, with ...
Democratic Heavyweight Loses in New York as Trump Picks WinU.S. News & World Report
Upset of Democratic House leader points to party divisionsKKTV 11 News

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Primary roundup: Democratic heavyweight loses in New York; South Carolina incumbent governor wins - Chicago Tribune

Google News - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 23:47

Chicago Tribune

Primary roundup: Democratic heavyweight loses in New York; South Carolina incumbent governor wins
Chicago Tribune
As Donald Trump's party came together, a 28-year-old liberal activist ousted top House Democrat Joe Crowley in the president's hometown Tuesday night, a stunning defeat that suddenly forced Democrats to confront their own internal divisions. Crowley ...
The blue wave already crashed on the Democratic PartyWashington Post
Fall Of A Democratic Leader Caps Strong Primary Night For ProgressivesNPR
Primaries bring good news for Trump and Republicans, bad news for divided DemocratsFox News
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Trump Helps Boost Two Preferred Candidates While Progressive Democrats Gain - New York Times

Google News - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 23:33

New York Times

Trump Helps Boost Two Preferred Candidates While Progressive Democrats Gain
New York Times
COLUMBIA, S.C. — President Trump helped lift a pair of incumbent Republicans locked in difficult races to victory Tuesday while the liberal wing of the Democratic Party scored its most significant successes yet in the primary season, with progressive ...
Dem heavyweight loses in NY as Trump picks winrocketcitynow.com
Primaries: Longtime Dem Rep. Loses in NY as Trump-Backed Candidates Score VictoriesNBC 10 Philadelphia

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Primary Results: Progressive Activist Takes Down Leading House Democrat - NPR

Google News - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 23:30

NPR

Primary Results: Progressive Activist Takes Down Leading House Democrat
NPR
National progressives scored a major coup over the Democratic establishment on Tuesday night as 28-year-old activist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ousted House Democratic Caucus chairman and longtime New York Rep. Joe Crowley. .... In Oklahoma's open 1st ...
Democrats see major upset as socialist beats top-ranking US congressmanThe Guardian

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Primary results: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez beats powerful NYC Democratic Rep. in upset - CBS News

Google News - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 21:20

CBS News

Primary results: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez beats powerful NYC Democratic Rep. in upset
CBS News
Voters in seven states headed to the polls Tuesday, with powerful New York City Democratic congressman Joe Crowley losing to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a 28-year-old progressive. Crowley was considered a potential candidate for House Speaker. In Utah ...
Four Key Questions Today's Primaries Will Help AnswerFiveThirtyEight

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What Went Down In The June 26 Primaries - FiveThirtyEight (blog)

Google News - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 19:58

FiveThirtyEight (blog)

What Went Down In The June 26 Primaries
FiveThirtyEight (blog)
Can progressive Democrats notch another win against the national party? / Will incumbent Democrats get a scare? A definite yes. If you are a progressive Democrat, tonight was the most satisfying night of 2018 so far. In the upset of the year ...

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Democratic candidates in close race for governor nomination - KPVI News 6

Google News - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 18:19

KPVI News 6

Democratic candidates in close race for governor nomination
KPVI News 6
DENVER (AP) — Two Democrats fought a close contest to help their party hold on to Colorado's governor's office as Republicans pushed to take over for the first time in more than a decade in the marquee race of this purple state's midterm primaries ...

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Colorado voters cast final ballots in mid-term primaries - KCAU 9

Google News - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 16:48

KCAU 9

Colorado voters cast final ballots in mid-term primaries
KCAU 9
DENVER (AP) - Two Democrats fought a close contest to help their party hold on to Colorado's governor's office as Republicans pushed to take over for the first time in more than a decade in the marquee race of this purple state's midterm primaries ...

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Brodie Farquhar: Putting the conservative political movement in context - Steamboat Pilot and Today

Google News - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 16:01

Steamboat Pilot and Today

Brodie Farquhar: Putting the conservative political movement in context
Steamboat Pilot and Today
The public remembered how bad things really got before President Franklin D. Roosevelt and a Democratic Congress rescued the country. FDR helped us avoid emulating the Russian Revolution or the fascist movements taking form in Italy and Germany ...

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Abortion and Travel Ban Rulings Are Victory for GOP Tactics on Gorsuch - New York Times

Google News - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 15:26

New York Times

Abortion and Travel Ban Rulings Are Victory for GOP Tactics on Gorsuch
New York Times
For liberal voters, the decisions underscored their worst fears about the Republican tactics in 2016 to block Judge Garland, a relatively progressive nominee, following the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, a conservative. ... Democrats and Republicans ...
In Hindsight, Democrats Really Mishandled That Merrick Garland ThingNew York Magazine
Supreme Court approves Trump's travel plan and social media reactsThe Mercury News

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Albert R. Hunt: Mondale to Democrats: Win back the House or else - The Fayetteville Observer

Google News - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 13:28

Albert R. Hunt: Mondale to Democrats: Win back the House or else
The Fayetteville Observer
Mondale's liberal sensibilities, political instincts and dry wit seemed little changed in the four decades since he was a dominant figure in progressive Democratic politics. He advised Democrats ... He said he does not think Trump is yet on a similar ...

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Democrats Must Stop Pretending the Supreme Court Is Apolitical - The Nation.

Google News - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 12:21

The Nation.

Democrats Must Stop Pretending the Supreme Court Is Apolitical
The Nation.
David Faris, a professor of politics at Roosevelt University who wrote a book arguing that progressives need to fight back against Republican procedural extremism, said that while the constitutional basis for Medicare for All is sound, another right ...
Abortion and Travel Ban Rulings Are Victory for GOP Tactics on GorsuchNew York Times

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Rockford Children's March: 'The soul of our nation is at stake' - Rockford Register Star

Google News - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 09:05

Rockford Register Star

Rockford Children's March: 'The soul of our nation is at stake'
Rockford Register Star
"Democrat, Republican, liberal, conservative, progressive — the health and well-being of children should be a bipartisan issue." Rockford attorney Linda Zuba said she hopes the march raises awarness and helps educate people about what is going on.

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