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When the Overpass Light Brigade contacted the D.C coordinators for Nuns on the Bus , we didn't really expect to get the busy Sisters out to one of our bridge parties. We really just wanted to extend ...
by noise of rain
Comment Count 107 comments on Wed Jun 20, 2012 at 08:46 PM PDT with 331 Recommends
The draft "American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009" went out today. Let's be upfront: it has some ...
by A Siegel
Comment Count 36 comments on Thu Jan 15, 2009 at 08:52 PM PST with 44 Recommends
by NCrissieB
Comment Count 254 comments on Wed Mar 10, 2010 at 04:02 AM PST with 40 Recommends
California's San Francisco Bay Area, a beacon for the world's most ambitious and entrepreneurial, is in some ways a victim of its own success. Decades of regional growth have created a highway and ...
by JohnGaramendiCA
Comment Count 58 comments on Mon May 04, 2009 at 04:33 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
We were excited to go to DC for the ONWT event. My wife became a citizen in 1998 and this was her first major political rally. Our daughter will be six in January and we thought this would be an ...
by WarrenS
Comment Count 25 comments on Sun Oct 03, 2010 at 07:33 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
Today, the news posted a glimpse of the promise of Obama's green economic initiatives: From the Detroit Free Press: http://www.freep.com/article/20081215/BUSINESS01/81215041 Granholm'...
by LordMike
Comment Count 70 comments on Mon Dec 15, 2008 at 09:04 PM PST with 22 Recommends
Howdy everyone! Guess what? Yep, it's Tuesday night and you know what that means: we escape the bad news and politics of the day and just concentrate on jammin' to our favorite tunes. So, I was ...
by poligirl
Comment Count 164 comments on Tue Jun 28, 2011 at 05:50 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
So not too long ago one of the local diarists mentioned Nuns on the Bus . I was also intrigued by the interview on the Colbert Report of Simone Campbell the executive director of Network , a social ...
by Mlle L
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Jun 22, 2012 at 02:28 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
Murrieta Ca. Fourth of July, hateful Tea Party members await the arrival of buses full of immigrant children, to scorn and reject their existence on this planet but to their (bigoted) dismay, the ...
by thinkingblue
Comment Count 9 comments on Sun Jul 06, 2014 at 08:59 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
The ARRA was a plan to pump money into the economy and provide jobs. One thing that constantly came up was that this money went to "Shovel Ready" projects focusing on infrastructure and capital. ...
by murphstahoe
Comment Count 45 comments on Thu Apr 01, 2010 at 03:49 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
I'm the editor for the PCN Transit & Urban Development feed. This is the third in a weekly series on America's cities and the roads and rails that ...
by Matt Osborne
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Apr 13, 2011 at 06:01 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
When I was young there still were some electric buses on the streets of NYC. They got their power from overhead wires and a shoe system on the roof of the bus. There was enough reach that they could ...
by robertdfeinman
Comment Count 35 comments on Thu Jun 28, 2007 at 01:22 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
I know many DailyKos folks have been disappointed with a number of my old diaries that were written from a committed Christian's viewpoint. This one only mentions God once, I think. But I mainly ...
by people power granny
Comment Count 35 comments on Sun Apr 15, 2012 at 06:13 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
All, I'm sure by now you've heard about the Huffington Post buses leaving from New York to the rallies in DC on the 30th. However, what if you are like me and you are not in NY? Well good news: ...
by sylvarose
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Oct 06, 2010 at 08:37 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
I'll bet EVERY damn ONE of these hateful protesters identifies with the Tea Party... They have no compassion not even for children, they feel no mercy, they have no shame, and I will wager that they ...
by thinkingblue
Comment Count 15 comments on Wed Jul 02, 2014 at 02:36 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
One part of Jerome a Paris's diary on Saturday about oil stood out as a succinct analysis of much US policy on both sides ...
by Lib Dem FoP
Comment Count 15 comments on Tue Jul 01, 2008 at 09:23 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
We're at the end of economic growth as we know it. Not everyone has realized this yet, but it has arrived nevertheless. A few weeks ...
by barath
Comment Count 14 comments on Sun Jun 05, 2011 at 08:47 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
As I've written before and other people have noted before me, Mass transit fights global warming in two ways: 1) When population density is high enough to make the use of mass transit efficient, a ...
by Frank Palmer
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Sep 07, 2011 at 08:00 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Yes, I know it's not a streetcar, but at least it's electric! This 1949 photo shows New ...
by YatPundit
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Nov 19, 2007 at 07:14 AM PST with 4 Recommends
It really is time for liberals to leave the book discussion group and toss the keypboard under the pillow. We're not winning that way. The people we need to support us at the polls don't know who ...
by wjhamilton29464
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu May 05, 2011 at 12:06 PM PDT with 2 Recommends