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On May 22, The Campaign for America's Future gave a conference on The New Populist Majority. The keynote speaker was Elizabeth Warren. The conference confronted the meme that the US is a "center-...
by Auriandra
Comment Count 322 comments on Thu May 29, 2014 at 09:52 AM PDT with 669 Recommends
House Republican leadership refuses to allow the government to continue operating past midnight. They have yet another harebrained scheme pulled out of who know's ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 347 comments on Mon Sep 30, 2013 at 07:50 PM PDT with 77 Recommends
The Senate has officially rejected ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 76 comments on Tue Oct 01, 2013 at 08:45 AM PDT with 53 Recommends
Let them eat cake?
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 116 comments on Tue Oct 01, 2013 at 03:28 PM PDT with 50 Recommends
Pat Toomey objects. Of course.
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 42 comments on Wed Oct 02, 2013 at 12:32 PM PDT with 48 Recommends
As KagroX pointed out in his front-page post about the conference agreement process, the Senate will insist that its ...
by slinkerwink
Comment Count 47 comments on Mon Feb 09, 2009 at 07:44 AM PST with 46 Recommends
Rump Speaker Ted Cruz's desire is the House Republicans' command. Last week, Cruz advised the House Republicans to stick by his shutdown ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 127 comments on Tue Oct 01, 2013 at 10:45 AM PDT with 39 Recommends
As predicted , House Democrats attempted to replace the House Republicans' mini spending bill for some national parks on the floor Wednesday evening with ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 106 comments on Wed Oct 02, 2013 at 04:00 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
There's one more of Rump Speaker Ted Cruz's brilliant ideas down the drain. Cruz told the House Republicans that should pass government funding bills one piece at a time, everything but Obamacare (...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 70 comments on Tue Oct 01, 2013 at 05:03 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
House Republicans took a page from Rump Leader ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 88 comments on Wed Oct 02, 2013 at 09:16 AM PDT with 36 Recommends
The good parts are closed for the duration. The Republican House is still there. Rump Speaker Ted Cruz's mini spending bill plan , ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 96 comments on Tue Oct 01, 2013 at 01:56 PM PDT with 36 Recommends
From the LA Times editorial by two geneticists: What makes people gay? Is it a ...
by I T
Comment Count 36 comments on Sun Feb 28, 2010 at 01:54 PM PST with 34 Recommends
I'll be there, but don't let that stop you from coming. :) Have you ever been to a NN before? If so what have been your experiences? Are there any words of advice that you might have for us NN ...
by BFSkinner
Comment Count 73 comments on Sat May 14, 2011 at 03:13 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
Johnathan Cohn, senior editor of the New Republic and frequent guest on Keith Olbermann's Countdown, has some interesting analysis on what the Senate health care reform bill would mean for a family'...
by HRCDemographic4Obama
Comment Count 37 comments on Mon Dec 21, 2009 at 11:17 AM PST with 28 Recommends
I was all excited about the prospects for next year's event being in Providence (RI), given my family in that area, and so disappointed to hear that Union-Hotel disputes put it out of the running. ...
by raines
Comment Count 84 comments on Sat Jul 24, 2010 at 08:42 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
Theatres are dying in this country . Big, small, experimental, traditional , it doesn't matter. Everybody is feeling the pinch. Theatres are closing . Cast sizes are being cut . Ticket prices are ...
by scrdchao
Comment Count 15 comments on Mon Feb 09, 2009 at 02:26 PM PST with 23 Recommends
We still have time to influence the outcome of efforts to reform health care in this country. The Senate Bill progress, first voted on in the dead of night, still has a way to go. See David Waldman'...
by divineorder
Comment Count 231 comments on Mon Dec 21, 2009 at 07:43 AM PST with 21 Recommends
As posted earlier today at the Democracy Cell Project blogsite (and reposted here to dKos with full ...
by M Loutre
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Apr 16, 2007 at 12:29 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
This is not a complete list of opportunities nationwide, but it is still pretty extensive and it begins to demonstrate the level of activity out there. I've posted it incomplete because I didn't ...
by Words In Action
Comment Count 27 comments on Fri Mar 22, 2013 at 06:48 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
In coming weeks, many Pacific Coast Progressive Christians will gather to contemplate what justice requires of US in Israel and Palestine. Friends of Sabeel North America (FOSNA) is hosting ...
by Rusty Pipes
Comment Count 105 comments on Fri Feb 19, 2010 at 04:41 PM PST with 20 Recommends