IL-05 and Geoghegan: The Day After

By: Wednesday March 4, 2009 2:24 pm

I don’t think Chris Bowers owes anyone an apology for backing Tom Geoghegan, he’s a great guy and a true progressive who really inspired people. But I do appreciate him offering his thoughts on what his decision making process was, so I thought I would offer mine as well.


Blue America Welcomes Terie Norelli, NH’s Speaker of the House

By: Saturday February 7, 2009 11:00 am

Live interview with the New Hampshire Speaker of the House

Seriously — Bailout Bank Seeks a Few New Directors

By: Wednesday February 4, 2009 4:40 pm

A certain major financial institution is seeking some new members for their Board of Directors. I’ve got a few suggestions for them.

Blue America Welcomes Jim Holbert (KY-05)

By: Saturday January 31, 2009 11:00 am

Kentucky’s 5th congressional district, which has long been represented by unabashed reactionary Harold Rogers, is in the eastern part of the state, a typically Appalachian district filled with working folks who consistently vote against their own economic interests to support religionist values-spouting Republicans. The Democrats didn’t bother running a candidate against Harold Rogers in November and Obama only won 3 of the district’s almost two dozen counties.

Blue America Welcomes Back Sam Bennett (PA-15)

By: Saturday January 24, 2009 11:00 am

This morning the Lehigh Valley has been in the news because a former congressman, Club For Growth president Pat Toomey, has given Arlen Specter a pass in terms of his right flank. The somewhat demented Toomey, a right wing extremist who preceded Charlie Dent as PA-15′s rep, said he’s not going to primary Specter (and run for governor instead).

Blue America Welcomes Philip Munger

By: Saturday January 3, 2009 11:00 am

The political evolution of Friend of Blog Philip Munger

Blue America Welcomes Activist Mike Stark

By: Saturday December 27, 2008 11:00 am

Live interview with activist and writer Mike Stark

Blue America — Look How Far We’ve Come

By: Saturday December 20, 2008 11:00 am

While our Blue America czar Howie Klein is away, I thought we could surprise him with a thank you post for all he has done over the last few years. Howie and many other folks have organized us to nominate, publicize, and support dozens of progressive candidates. Many of these outstanding candidates are now serving in the U.S. Congress.

Blue America Welcomes Kenneth Quinnell

By: Saturday December 6, 2008 11:00 am

Live interview with Florida’s Kenneth Quinnell

Charlie Brown Concedes

By: Wednesday December 3, 2008 3:20 pm

Second-time Congressional candidate Charlie Brown conceded a short time ago to Tom McClintock, right-wing ideologue who wasn’t even able to vote for himself, since he lives 400 miles away from CA-04.

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