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Is California's Democratic Party swinging too far left? - Press-Enterprise

Google News - Fri, 07/20/2018 - 09:02

Press-Enterprise

Is California's Democratic Party swinging too far left?
Press-Enterprise
... progressive politics that heartens liberal activists enraged by conservative policies pursued by President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans. But it's unclear whether moving left will energize voters or endanger Democrats' chances in ...

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Sanders, Ocasio-Cortez to rally Democrats in deep-red Kansas - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Google News - Fri, 07/20/2018 - 02:35

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Sanders, Ocasio-Cortez to rally Democrats in deep-red Kansas
The San Diego Union-Tribune
TOPEKA, Kansas — Two luminaries in the democratic socialist movement — one its national leader, the other its new star — are descending on solidly Republican Kansas on Friday, taking their emboldened liberal message to an unlikely testing ground ...

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Sanders, Ocasio-Cortez to rally Democrats in deep-red Kansas - Tampabay.com

Google News - Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:04

Tampabay.com

Sanders, Ocasio-Cortez to rally Democrats in deep-red Kansas
Tampabay.com
TOPEKA, Kansas (AP) — Two luminaries in the democratic socialist movement — one its national leader, the other its new star — are descending on solidly Republican Kansas on Friday, taking their emboldened liberal message to an unlikely testing ...

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Sanders, Ocasio-Cortez to rally Democrats in deep-red Kansas - ABC News

Google News - Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:01

ABC News

Sanders, Ocasio-Cortez to rally Democrats in deep-red Kansas
ABC News
Two luminaries in the democratic socialist movement — one its national leader, the other its new star — are descending on solidly Republican Kansas on Friday, taking their emboldened liberal message to an unlikely testing ground before next month's ...

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Black Conservatives Kicked Out of Uber Over MAGA Hats [WATCH] - Eurweb.com

Google News - Thu, 07/19/2018 - 19:30

Black Conservatives Kicked Out of Uber Over MAGA Hats [WATCH]
Eurweb.com
*A group of young, black conservatives on their way to a Make America Great Again “meet-up” at the Trump International Hotel in Washington, DC claim they were refused service by an Uber driver because of their political views. “To me, what happened ...

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How California can head off the next recession and step back from partisan extremes - Sacramento Bee

Google News - Thu, 07/19/2018 - 11:01

Sacramento Bee

How California can head off the next recession and step back from partisan extremes
Sacramento Bee
Increasingly impatient progressive Democrats have bridled under the budgetary restraint imposed by Gov. Jerry Brown over the last eight years. Increasingly irrelevant conservative ... The next governor and Legislature must fashion common sense ...

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Liberal Blind Spots Are Hiding the Truth About 'Trump Country' - New York Times

Google News - Thu, 07/19/2018 - 10:45

New York Times

Liberal Blind Spots Are Hiding the Truth About 'Trump Country'
New York Times
And it conceals well-informed, formally educated white conservatives — from middle-class suburbia to the highest ranks of influence — who voted for Donald Trump in legions. The trouble begins with language: Elite pundits regularly ... Like many ...

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The 2018 Primary Election preview - City Pulse

Google News - Thu, 07/19/2018 - 10:43

City Pulse

The 2018 Primary Election preview
City Pulse
Once upon a time, City Pulse published its election preview guide the last issue before the election. But absentee voting has changed the election landscape. Thus, starting last year, City Pulse began publishing its guides a few weeks ahead of the ...

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Dem Civil War: Fury over Trump summit threatens to expose new party divisions - Fox News

Google News - Thu, 07/19/2018 - 08:50

Fox News

Dem Civil War: Fury over Trump summit threatens to expose new party divisions
Fox News
To progressives, the remarks epitomized what they see as the president's deficiencies for office. ... Much like Republicans, Democratic leaders appear paralyzed as to how to respond to the president – especially the episode in Helsinki. Top Democratic ...

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The Foolish Court-Packing Craze - National Review

Google News - Thu, 07/19/2018 - 06:34

National Review

The Foolish Court-Packing Craze
National Review
And two of the four liberal justices on the Court are in their eighties. For the first time in about eight decades, the country may have a truly conservative Supreme Court. Under President Obama, power began slipping away from the Democrats, who ...

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Rep. Ken Buck: To get Brett Kavanaugh confirmed, conservatives have to fight the Democrats' playbook - Washington Examiner

Google News - Thu, 07/19/2018 - 00:03

Washington Examiner

Rep. Ken Buck: To get Brett Kavanaugh confirmed, conservatives have to fight the Democrats' playbook
Washington Examiner
Because they rely on the courts to advance a policy agenda, Democrats consistently cudgel Republican judicial nominees who have strong legal experience and a desire to accurately interpret the Constitution. In 1988, this practice proved successful and ...
Progressives Promised an Army to Fight Brett Kavanaugh. They're Barely Recruiting.Daily Beast
Elections have consequencesJewish News of Greater Phoenix
Bill Nelson gets it from both sides on Trump's SCOTUS pickTampabay.com
NBCNews.com -Townhall
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Do Sen. Warren, labor legend Huerta endorsements hurt Janz's chances against Nunes? - Fresno Bee (blog)

Google News - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 18:38

Fresno Bee (blog)

Do Sen. Warren, labor legend Huerta endorsements hurt Janz's chances against Nunes?
Fresno Bee (blog)
It's unclear how much there is to gain in California's conservative 22nd Congressional District from two high-profile liberal endorsements. Local Democrats ... But Republicans – some of whom Janz may need to steal away from incumbent Devin Nunes in ...

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California Democrats' Dianne Feinstein snub sends a strong signal to liberal candidates nationwide - NBCNews.com

Google News - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 16:07

NBCNews.com

California Democrats' Dianne Feinstein snub sends a strong signal to liberal candidates nationwide
NBCNews.com
It didn't take long for political media outlets to frame the race between Feinstein and de León as a generational showdown between aging neoliberal powerbrokers and an emerging movement of progressive Millennial voters who want things like single payer ...

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Wisconsin Used to Be Progressive. What Happened? - Slate Magazine

Google News - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 11:11

Slate Magazine

Wisconsin Used to Be Progressive. What Happened?
Slate Magazine
As much as any noncoastal state, Wisconsin was long known for its progressive traditions and liberal activism, which stretched back all the way to the birth of the (slightly different) Republican Party. But in The Fall of Wisconsin: The Conservative ...

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Ocasio-Cortez and the Democrats Don't Need Radical Tactics - Bloomberg

Google News - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 10:28

Bloomberg

Ocasio-Cortez and the Democrats Don't Need Radical Tactics
Bloomberg
... another conservative Republican group in the House because they were frustrated when they couldn't get their way; it's not at all clear that there are 30, or even a dozen, Democrats similarly dissatisfied with the current Congressional Progressive ...

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How Jesse Helms Invented the Republican Party - Splinter

Google News - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 10:16

Splinter

How Jesse Helms Invented the Republican Party
Splinter
He would be the hell-raiser, the road block, Senator No, the New Republican, the modern conservative stripped of all external niceties. The story of North Carolina's present state of affairs is not, of course, just about Jesse Helms. The triumph of ...

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Can the GOP Demonize Pelosi One More Time? - The Atlantic

Google News - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 07:01

The Atlantic

Can the GOP Demonize Pelosi One More Time?
The Atlantic
So they're hitting her hard in the '18 congressional mid-terms - painting the House Democratic leader as a “San Francisco liberal” and lashing Democratic candidates to her mast - because it worked so well in 2010 (when they spent at least $65 million ...
The 52-State Strategy: The Case for DCWashington Monthly

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Would Republicans Be Better Off If Clinton Were President? - FiveThirtyEight

Google News - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 06:03

FiveThirtyEight

Would Republicans Be Better Off If Clinton Were President?
FiveThirtyEight
natesilver: Just to complicate things … for me, the answer to this question is narrower if you're asking me as a member of Congress as opposed to, say, a Democratic or Republican voter. ... There is almost always a backlash, which the party pays in ...

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Progressives Promised an Army to Fight Brett Kavanaugh. No One Is Enlisting. - Daily Beast

Google News - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 04:53

Daily Beast

Progressives Promised an Army to Fight Brett Kavanaugh. No One Is Enlisting.
Daily Beast
Demand Justice, a liberal dark money group founded in the aftermath of Merrick Garland's doomed nomination to the Supreme Court under President Barack Obama, has dropped only a fraction of the $5 million it pledged to spend in a campaign-style ad blitz ...
Why Canada's Supreme Court appointments are nothing like America's circusMacleans.ca

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Supreme Success, But a Brawl's Ahead - Lynchburg News and Advance

Google News - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 04:07

Lynchburg News and Advance

Supreme Success, But a Brawl's Ahead
Lynchburg News and Advance
About the only thing the Democrats and Republicans, conservative and the liberal alike, can agree on is that the stakes are great and a permanent conservative majority — permanent as politics can make and measure it — would make itself felt across ...

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