Carper (D-DE) and Kirk (R-IL) Back Marriage Equality; 7 Dem Holdouts

By: Tuesday April 2, 2013 3:45 pm

As of today, exactly half of the members of the US Senate support marriage rights for same-sex couples. Senator Tom Carper, Democrat of Delaware, and Senator Mark Kirk, Republican of Illinois, both announced their support of marriage equality. Delaware Sen. Tom Carper on Tuesday became the latest Senate Democrat to publicly endorse marriage rights for [...]

 

Two More Senate ConservaDems for Marriage Equality

By: Tuesday March 26, 2013 3:46 pm

I really do believe that Harry Reid must have a sign-up board at Democratic caucus meetings so that these eager converts don’t step on each others’ press announcements. Or maybe Dick Durbin stage-manages these guys so they don’t fall all over each other climbing on the bandwagon.

Senate Dems Release Their Sequestration Alternative

By: Friday February 15, 2013 8:05 am

With just two weeks until the sequestration cuts are set to begin, Senate Democrats have finally released their plan to address them. The Democrats’ bill would delay the sequesters for roughly a year by replacing them with $110 billion in alternative deficit reduction. The proposal is known as The American Family Economic Protection Act.

Sequestration Cuts Even More Likely

By: Friday February 8, 2013 4:15 pm

The sequestration cuts maybe one of the worst policies Congress has ever knowingly created yet with each passing day the chance of them actually going into effect grows. We are now three weeks away from the cuts going into effect and Senate Democrats still haven’t even come up with what would be an opening proposal for negotiations.

Senate Democrats Really Don’t Want to Govern

By: Thursday January 24, 2013 1:27 pm

Senate Democrats are so scared of being held responsible that they effectively decided they would prefer to continue playing a majority party on TV than actually be one in real life.

Senate Democrats “Fuming” at White House Over Social Security Trial Balloon

By: Thursday July 7, 2011 10:30 am

Keeping your own party in the dark while you conspire with the GOP to gut the New Deal is very hopey and changey!

Democrats Blame Senate GOP for Failure to Govern; Voters Still Blame Democrats

By: Thursday July 15, 2010 9:45 am

Democrats have failed to govern despite occupying large majorities in Congress and the Presidency, while placing the blame for their failure on Republican Senate obstructionism. Yet “ignorant” average voters who are uninformed about the filibuster fantasy have correctly put the blame for failure squarely on the majority party.

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