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In the "good news, bad news," department: prolific, reasoned, well informed, and literate political blogger Steve Benen is giving up his online blog "Political Animal" and moving to work for Rachel ...
by marc in MD
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Jan 24, 2012 at 11:26 AM PST with 10 Recommends
For awhile now I have been reevaluating Obama and his accomplishments (or lack thereof) while in office. My gut is I am about as middle of the road on Obama as anybody gets. I don't think he has ...
by webranding
Comment Count 16 comments on Wed Nov 30, 2011 at 08:15 AM PST with 6 Recommends
My apologies if this has already been picked up elsewhere at Kos. I figure some duplication on this is not a bad thing. A hat tip to Steve Benen ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Oct 22, 2011 at 07:08 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
by Nicholas Wilbur (MuddyPolitics.com) In any other election, a presidential candidate who isolated the senior citizen demographic by attacking Social ...
by MuddyPolitics
Comment Count 17 comments on Thu Sep 15, 2011 at 12:00 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Approximately 8 million Americans have lost their jobs since 2008. The United States poverty rate hit a 15-year high in 2009. A million people lost their homes in 2010, and economists predict that ...
by MuddyPolitics
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Sep 05, 2011 at 07:43 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
by CityLightsLover
Comment Count 54 comments on Mon Aug 15, 2011 at 06:00 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
This is such an interesting angle and I really hope the Obama Administration can figure out how to use the republicans to actually make jobs. There has to be a way... this could be it?!
by tothemaxx23
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Aug 10, 2011 at 09:44 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
by CityLightsLover
Comment Count 16 comments on Wed Aug 10, 2011 at 07:35 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Steve Benen at The Washington Monthly had a quick post up yesterday (...
by swellsman
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Aug 09, 2011 at 08:53 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
Steve Benen has the clip of Harry Reid: “As soon as the House ...
by Clem Yeobright
Comment Count 24 comments on Thu Jul 28, 2011 at 11:09 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Read my lips I suppose you’ll be ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 168 comments on Tue Jul 26, 2011 at 09:56 AM PDT with 290 Recommends
Last Sunday on Washington Watch , a public affairs program hosted by Roland Martin on TV One (co-owned by Comcast), DNC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz said the following about attempts in ...
by Anthony de Jesus
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Jun 07, 2011 at 02:00 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Warning: The following is a paraphrase of standard conservative talking points applied to the recent natural disasters in the south. If this strikes you as brutal and offensive, it should if you'...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 41 comments on Thu Apr 28, 2011 at 05:43 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
David Plouffe on Meet the ...
by Jed Lewison
Comment Count 114 comments on Tue Apr 12, 2011 at 02:15 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
By Lindsay Beyerstein, Media Consortium blogger The Republicans are poised to unveil a model budget on Tuesday that would effectively end Medicare by ...
by The Media Consortium
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Apr 05, 2011 at 09:42 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
By Lindsay Beyerstein, Media Consortium blogger Fashionable pundits like to say that the Republican Party has shifted its focus from "social conservatism" (e.g., banning abortion, shoving ...
by The Media Consortium
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Mar 29, 2011 at 09:48 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
By Lindsay Beyerstein, Media Consortium blogger About 100,000 people gathered in Madison, Wisconsin to protest Gov. Scott Walker's new anti-collective bargaining law. The state Senate ...
by The Media Consortium
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Mar 15, 2011 at 08:50 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Weekly Audit: Standoff Continues in Wisconsin By Lindsay Beyerstein, Media Consortium blogger The 14 Democratic state senators who fled Wisconsin to thwart the passage of a ...
by The Media Consortium
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Mar 08, 2011 at 08:43 AM PST with 0 Recommends
I happened to be listening to an older broadcast of Terry Gross on NPR's Fresh Air today and the subject was the Citizens United decision by the Supreme Court....a decision which was ...
by dweb8231
Comment Count 74 comments on Sun Feb 20, 2011 at 06:00 AM PST with 177 Recommends
You'd have to be on some pretty strong drugs to believe this rant from Rush ...
by Jed Lewison
Comment Count 214 comments on Tue Jan 11, 2011 at 02:16 PM PST with 0 Recommends