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Hillary Clinton will be the Dem nominee for President. Now Martin O'Malley or Jim Webb may not agree, but, well, she is. Imo of course. That said, if Webb or O'Malley want to make a splash, there ...
by Armando
Comment Count 54 comments on Tue Apr 21, 2015 at 05:42 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
From [http://progressivepopulist.blogspot.com/2015/03/editorial-dems-need-prez-race.html The Progressive Populist] Some progressive Democrats are starting to freak out that Hillary Clinton might ...
by jcullen
Comment Count 32 comments on Sat Apr 04, 2015 at 04:06 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Interesting results of a straw poll from Congressman Gerry County's St-Patrick's Day celebration in Northern Virginia and Richmond. 1100 people. Results below ....
by fcvaguy
Comment Count 61 comments on Thu Mar 19, 2015 at 04:13 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
In the last month I've seen more than a little speculation around here on the potential Democratic candidates for 2016. It is after all why we're all here (more and better Democrats and all that) ...
by PvtJarHead
Comment Count 38 comments on Thu Mar 05, 2015 at 07:04 AM PST with 10 Recommends
"Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future." John F. ...
by Leftcoast Bill
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Feb 25, 2015 at 07:31 PM PST with 1 Recommend
Earlier this year, I had put out a poll on the Democratic Presidential Primary. It received a lot of interest and became my very first diary to make the rec list in my eight years as a member of ...
by MikePhoenix
Comment Count 35 comments on Fri Dec 12, 2014 at 08:01 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Wapo politics writer Anne Gearan may have just given us a tip for the 2016 race. It seems the ...
by ruby red shoes
Comment Count 21 comments on Wed Dec 03, 2014 at 09:03 AM PST with 4 Recommends
So I'm going to do a series of irregular posts where I'll point out some interesting stories or provide some quick commentary to news events without delving into a full-fledged blog post. This is ...
by Ticorules
Comment Count 1 comments on Sun Nov 23, 2014 at 08:00 AM PST with 0 Recommends
Former Marine, Former Secretary of the Navy, Former Senator Jim Webb is the first out of the box for the 2016 Democratic Party Presidential nomination hunt. Here at DKos, Markos has a biting (and ...
by A Siegel
Comment Count 78 comments on Sat Nov 22, 2014 at 05:30 AM PST with 65 Recommends
Markos in his front page story on Webb announcing for the Presidency acknowledged the role the Virginia blogosphere played in getting Webb into the race - here one should note especially the role of ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 59 comments on Thu Nov 20, 2014 at 04:47 PM PST with 39 Recommends
by kos
Comment Count 447 comments on Wed Nov 19, 2014 at 10:23 PM PST with 154 Recommends
A look in The New Yorker , by Ryan Lizza , at Hillary Clinton and her most likely Dem challengers: —Martin O'Malley —Jim Webb —Bernie Sanders If you're tempted to comment, "but Bernie's ...
by HeyMikey
Comment Count 29 comments on Tue Nov 11, 2014 at 03:57 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Yes, us. November 10, 1775. Tun Tavern, Philadelphia. The birth of the United States Marines. Yes, now I am a Quaker. When I dropped out of college for the first time at age 19, I enlisted ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Nov 10, 2014 at 03:10 AM PST with 13 Recommends
Charles P. Pierce over at Esquire has a long article asking the question If Not Hillary, Who? Which, if one thinks about it, is an important question to ask. Pierce takes a look at the ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 72 comments on Sat Nov 01, 2014 at 08:48 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
If there is any clear evidence that the media in America for all practical purposes is a monolith controlled by one drumbeat it should be evident with today's morning shows. It was evident they ...
by Egberto Willies
Comment Count 135 comments on Sun Oct 05, 2014 at 12:02 PM PDT with 193 Recommends
Although Hillary Clinton is widely seen as the formidable frontrunner in the Democratic presidential primary in 2016, many progressives would prefer to have a candidate who is less hawkish and less ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 82 comments on Sun Oct 05, 2014 at 06:20 AM PDT with 48 Recommends
Um, what? http://talkingpointsmemo.com/dc/joni-ernst-stumbles-...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Aug 22, 2014 at 11:55 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Tonight's guests are Christopher Walken on the Daily Show and Senator Jim Webb on the Colbert Report. Christopher Walken is an actor, screenwriter, director and dancer (like you didn't know that ...
by pgm 01
Comment Count 37 comments on Thu Jun 12, 2014 at 07:55 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
In an interview on Monday's Diane Rehm Show to promote his new book I Heard My Country Calling , former Senator Jim Webb , after prodding by a couple callers, said that he was mulling a run for ...
by DemSign
Comment Count 25 comments on Fri May 23, 2014 at 09:49 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
James Fallows’ blog hilariously conveys the absurdity of Iraq-discredited “Experts” offering Obama predictable (and bizarrely familiar) advice on Syria. when faced with this kind of dilemma ...
by emorej a Hong Kong
Comment Count 26 comments on Tue Aug 27, 2013 at 09:05 PM PDT with 37 Recommends