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Ortiz Jones to face Hurd in SA congressional district - San Antonio Express-News

Google News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 23:38

San Antonio Express-News

Ortiz Jones to face Hurd in SA congressional district
San Antonio Express-News
“We're just excited about the fact that we've been able to bring in progressive Democrats, independents and disillusioned Republicans who don't even recognize their party now that it has become the party of Trump,” he said. Congressional ... “We know ...

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Stacey Abrams Wins Georgia Democratic Primary for Governor, Making History - New York Times

Google News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 23:29

New York Times

Stacey Abrams Wins Georgia Democratic Primary for Governor, Making History
New York Times
Georgia Democrats selected the first black woman to be a major party nominee for governor in the United States on Tuesday, choosing Stacey Abrams, a liberal former State House leader, who will test just how much the state's traditionally conservative ...
Democrats Turn To More Women And First-Timers In Southern PrimariesNPR
Every May 22 primary election you should know about, briefly explainedVox
Georgia Governor's Primary Highlights Competing Visions For The Democratic PartyHuffPost
KERA News -RealClearPolitics
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Establishment-Backed Moderate Wins Heated Democratic House Primary In Texas - HuffPost

Google News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 23:19

HuffPost

Establishment-Backed Moderate Wins Heated Democratic House Primary In Texas
HuffPost
With Fletcher's nomination, “Texas Democratic primary voters chose their heads over their hearts,” said Mark Jones, a Rice University political scientist who lives in the district. “Rather than opting for the aggressive progressive Laura Moser, they ...
Six Things to Watch in Texas' 2018 Runoff ElectionThe Texas Observer

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Stacey Abrams makes history in Democratic primary | Cagle, Kemp in GOP runoff - 11Alive.com WXIA

Google News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 22:26

Stacey Abrams makes history in Democratic primary | Cagle, Kemp in GOP runoff
11Alive.com WXIA
Abrams also faces the challenge of attracting more moderate voters to her liberal, progressive base, but has longer to move toward that center than Cagle or Kemp. Meanwhile, expect Cagle and Kemp to compete even harder for the party's conservative base ...

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Primary Results: Big Night For Democratic Women Across The South - NPR

Google News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 21:40

New York Times

Primary Results: Big Night For Democratic Women Across The South
NPR
Stacey Abrams easily won the Democratic nod for governor in Georgia, beating fellow former state legislator Stacey Evans with her argument that firing up the base is the best way to win in a conservative state, instead of primarily focusing on flipping ...
Every May 22 primary election you should know about, briefly explainedVox
Stacey Abrams Wins Georgia Democratic Primary for Governor, Making HistoryNew York Times
Georgia Governor's Primary Highlights Competing Visions For The Democratic PartyHuffPost
Slate Magazine
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Vote in Georgia | A guide to Tuesday's primary - 11Alive.com WXIA

Google News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 16:42

11Alive.com WXIA

Vote in Georgia | A guide to Tuesday's primary
11Alive.com WXIA
... Democratic nomination will need to move to the electorate middle to capture the all-deciding swing vote. Both Abrams and Evans are liberal, progressive candidates, and if there is a GOP runoff, whoever wins will have two months to convince ...

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Vote in Georgia | A guide to Tuesday's primary - 11Alive.com WXIA

Google News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 16:42

New York Times

Vote in Georgia | A guide to Tuesday's primary
11Alive.com WXIA
... Democratic nomination will need to move to the electorate middle to capture the all-deciding swing vote. Both Abrams and Evans are liberal, progressive candidates, and if there is a GOP runoff, whoever wins will have two months to convince ...
Stacey Abrams Wins Georgia Democratic Primary for Governor, Making HistoryNew York Times
Democrats Turn To More Women And First-Timers In Southern PrimariesNPR
Every May 22 primary election you should know about, briefly explainedVox
HuffPost -USA TODAY
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Democrats can — and must — unite in November, says party vice-chair Ellison - Yahoo Finance

Google News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 16:31

Yahoo Finance

Democrats can — and must — unite in November, says party vice-chair Ellison
Yahoo Finance
WASHINGTON — The Democratic Party “is in tatters,” conservative columnist George Will said on Fox News five days after Donald J. Trump defeated Hillary Clinton in the presidential election. The House and Senate remained red, too, and there were now 26 ...

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Texas primary election 2018 results: governor and congressional races - Vox

Google News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 14:02

Fox News

Texas primary election 2018 results: governor and congressional races
Vox
It's a foregone conclusion that Republicans will win the vast majority of Texas congressional races in the fall, but Democrats have reason to be optimistic in four key races: the Seventh Congressional District, the 21st, the 23rd, and the 32nd ...
Five races to watch in the Texas runoffsThe Hill
Georgia's disappointing DemocratsFox News
Six Things to Watch in Texas' 2018 Runoff ElectionThe Texas Observer

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So You Want to Overthrow a Party Establishment - Splinter

Google News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 12:01

Splinter

So You Want to Overthrow a Party Establishment
Splinter
In 2010, enraged grassroots conservatives launched an insurgency against the Republican establishment. The Tea Party movement ran a series of primary challengers accusing Republicans of being insufficiently oppositional to President Obama.

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Texas runoffs: Are conservatives or progressives more motivated against the establishment? - Conservative Review

Google News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 11:40

Conservative Review

Texas runoffs: Are conservatives or progressives more motivated against the establishment?
Conservative Review
Before the primary, controversy was stirred among Democrats when the DCCC attempted to squash Moser's campaign out of fears that she may be too liberal to win in Texas' 7th Congressional District. The attempt backfired during the primary, and tonight ...

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Georgia Governor's Primary Highlights Competing Visions For The Democratic Party - HuffPost

Google News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 11:12

HuffPost

Georgia Governor's Primary Highlights Competing Visions For The Democratic Party
HuffPost
Stacey Abrams, the former Georgia House minority leader and the odds-on favorite in the race, is running on a solidly progressive platform and the premise that Democrats do not need to cater to the largely white “swing” voters who have abandoned the ...
Southern primaries bring Democratic battles to the forefront750 KXL
Black, Female and Running for Governor: Can She Win in the South?New York Times
A look at TV ad spending in GA-GOVNBCNews.com
11Alive.com WXIA -RealClearPolitics -YouTube -YouTube
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The Democratic wave won't crest without progressive insurgents - Washington Post

Google News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 08:13

Washington Post

The Democratic wave won't crest without progressive insurgents
Washington Post
The women were buoyed by the support of progressive organizations, including Democrats for a Socialist America (DSA) and Our Revolution, one of the key organizations coming out of the Sanders campaign, People's Action, and Keystone Progress, a state ...
Bernie Sanders: Establishment Dems 'don't generate excitement'NBCNews.com

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Democratic divide: Texas runoff sets up battle between progressives and moderates - The Guardian

Google News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 06:01

The Guardian

Democratic divide: Texas runoff sets up battle between progressives and moderates
The Guardian
The district covers parts of the state's liberal heartland in central Austin, dips down to the north-eastern suburbs of San Antonio and protracts about 200 miles west into remote and ultra-conservative cowboy country. ... Republican incumbent, Lamar ...

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Every May 22 primary election you should know about, briefly explained - Vox

Google News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 06:00

New York Times

Every May 22 primary election you should know about, briefly explained
Vox
The large district includes a significant chunk of liberal Austin and stretches all the way down to areas north of San Antonio and rural counties out west. While it's more likely a Republican will win in November, it's a competitive pickup opportunity ...
Democrats' Next Big Thing: Government-Guaranteed JobsNew York Times
Democratic divide: Texas runoff sets up battle between progressives and moderatesThe Guardian
The Most Important Races in Tuesday's PrimariesSlate Magazine
New York Magazine -OZY -FiveThirtyEight
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Democrats' Next Big Thing: Government-Guaranteed Jobs - New York Times

Google News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 05:00

New York Times

Democrats' Next Big Thing: Government-Guaranteed Jobs
New York Times
WASHINGTON — Prominent Democrats — stung by their eroding support from working-class voters but buoyed by the deficit-be-damned approach of ruling Republicans — are embracing a big idea from a bygone era: guaranteed employment. The “job guarantee ...
Who's Winning the Democrats' Civil War?TIME
The Most Important Races in Tuesday's PrimariesSlate Magazine
Democratic divide: Texas runoff sets up battle between progressives and moderatesThe Guardian
The Hill -OZY -FiveThirtyEight
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Three Themes to Watch at State Democratic Convention - Gotham Gazette

Google News - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 23:11

Gotham Gazette

Three Themes to Watch at State Democratic Convention
Gotham Gazette
He is a conservative who caucuses with Republicans, giving them a one-seat majority in the state Senate and effectively thwarting any legislation forwarded by the more progressive Democratic conference. ... the IDC's existence for seven years, recently ...
Hillary Clinton to give keynote speech at NYS Democratic ConventionNY1
Is the 'Cynthia Effect' Real?The Atlantic

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Who's Winning the Democrats' Civil War? - TIME

Google News - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 22:41

TIME

Who's Winning the Democrats' Civil War?
TIME
Stacey Abrams, a Democratic candidate for governor, stood outside her campaign headquarters in Atlanta on Saturday surrounded by her left-wing friends. A banner for the Bernie Sanders-inspired group Our Revolution hung next to her campaign sign, near ...
Women Wanting to Save the GOP Need to Step UpOZY
Four reasons why Democrats could lose the congressional midtermsWHYY

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Letters to the Editor - The Winchester Star

Google News - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 22:30

Letters to the Editor
The Winchester Star
Republican Robert Mueller, Marine war hero, for once again answering his country's call, has had his integrity called into question since becoming special counsel investigating Russian meddling. George Will, the journalist who so eruditely ... or ...

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Letters to the Editor - The Winchester Star

Google News - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 22:30

Letters to the Editor
The Winchester Star
We all are in agreement on how to slow the shrinking of these ice poles according to polls. The recent Yale/George Mason poll proves, “Solid majorities of Democrats, Independents, and Republicans say the United States should use more solar energy.

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