The Snarlin’ has ceased.
|By: Lisa Derrick Thursday July 12, 2012 6:30 pm|
Idiot Republican and California representative David Dreier wants to deny healthcare to people diagnosed with massive tumors:
|By: emptywheel Wednesday June 30, 2010 8:50 am|
From Elena Kagan’s first comments about Cheney’s illegal wiretapping program yesterday, it sounds almost like she’d vote for rule of law in the al-Haramain case (though the case is probably in the gray area of cases on which she should recuse herself).
|By: David Dayen Wednesday May 19, 2010 9:35 am|
The progressive movement showed they can still be a force in elections, if not in governing. Across the country, real Democrats were chosen over corrupt elites or conservative Democrats. This really ends up being a game of inches – but I still believe it matters who gets these politicians into office.
|By: Jon Walker Wednesday May 19, 2010 7:42 am|
Tuesday was a bad day for Washington establishment candidates and a bad day for conservative Democrats. All three establishment favorites performed poorly in the May 18 elections — and President Obama also fared badly as an endorser.
|By: Eli Tuesday May 18, 2010 6:16 pm|
Ah, primary season. During which the Republican base tries to move their party from far-right to batshit-right, while the Democratic base tries to move theirs from center-right to center.
|By: Jon Walker Tuesday May 18, 2010 6:00 am|
Depending on how the elections go today, the spinmeisters will work their story-telling magic in various ways.
|By: Jon Walker Monday May 17, 2010 12:30 pm|
Tomorrow, May 18, there are three highly contested Democratic primaries for US Senate seats: Pennsylvania, Kentucky and Arkansas. In each race, the more left-leaning Democratic candidate is currently polling as the most electable.
|By: Jane Hamsher Monday May 17, 2010 11:30 am|
WaPo’s Greg Sargent asks — is the White House bracing for an Arlen Specter loss? Is that why Joe Biden won’t do last-minute events with Specter? It may have something to do with the numbers that Quinnipiac is seeing.
|By: Jon Walker Friday May 14, 2010 9:26 am|
With Pennsylvania’s May 18 primary fast approaching, more and more signs indicate a come-from-behind Joe Sestak victory over incumbent Republican-turned-Democrat Arlen Specter — including the most positive poll result for Sestak so far.