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Diaries published: 506 (143 days since last diary on Sat Dec 13, 2014 at 08:24 PM PST)

Comments posted: 84250 (98 days since last comment on Tue Jan 27, 2015 at 05:12 PM PST)

Diary frequency: frequent

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 14800

Total Comment Ratings: 294659

Most Recommended Diary: Obama, and The Great Disappointment  , 1087 comments, 705 recommends

People Following shpilk: 93

shpilk's Most Recent Diaries:

On Nov 4th I posted an optimistic diary about 2016. I rescind that. I have little hope that Democrats can connect with the poor and working poor, and they will not nominate a candidate like ...
by shpilk
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Dec 13, 2014 at 08:24 PM PST with 9 Recommends
Democrats need a wake up call. Sure, GOP put up roadblocks and had a huge propaganda machine to disillusion voters, especially the poor and working poor. But let's face it: The poor and working ...
by shpilk
Comment Count 3 comments on Sun Nov 09, 2014 at 01:46 PM PST with 4 Recommends
Class 3 Senate seats, 10 Democratic seats are up in 2016, and 24 Republicans 8 of the 10 Democratic seats look to be safe seats. CA, CT, HI, MD, NY, OR, VT, WA .. .. NV AND CO um .. let's say ...
by shpilk
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Nov 04, 2014 at 08:20 PM PST with 9 Recommends
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/05/business/after-fiscal-deal-tax-code-may-be-most-progressive-since-1979.html?partner=rss&emc=rss&smid=tw-nytimes But the Tax Policy Center estimates that the ...
by shpilk
Comment Count 12 comments on Sat Jan 05, 2013 at 11:11 AM PST with 24 Recommends
Sorry. I'm simply not one of those who will be caught dancing in the aisles over the 'victory' that President Obama and Democrats 'won' with the fiscal cliff BS. The frame of 'permanent tax cuts' ...
by shpilk
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Jan 02, 2013 at 07:12 PM PST with 9 Recommends
A few comments and observations as to what I think is going on with tax negotiations. I'd like to hear what other people think. ----------- This deal struck appears to be that all Bush tax cuts ...
by shpilk
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Nov 17, 2012 at 11:01 AM PST with 7 Recommends

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