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Schumer Seizes on Trump Offer - DTN The Progressive Farmer (registration) (blog)

Google News - Mon, 03/27/2017 - 07:05

Schumer Seizes on Trump Offer
DTN The Progressive Farmer (registration) (blog)
Trump initially focused the blame for the failure on Democrats and predicted a dire future for the current law. But on Sunday he turned his criticism toward conservative lawmakers for the failure of the Republican bill, complaining on Twitter ...

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Air of desperation permeates actions by Dems - Fairfield Daily Republic

Google News - Mon, 03/27/2017 - 03:24

Air of desperation permeates actions by Dems
Fairfield Daily Republic
When was the last time conservative students prevented liberal speakers from exercising their freedom of speech? And since the alt-left and ... The alt-left, progressive, socialist, Democratic Party efforts are doing more to undermine and destroy our ...

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On Heath Care, Most Republicans Are Nowhere on the Ideological Spectrum - National Review

Google News - Mon, 03/27/2017 - 01:01

Voice of America

On Heath Care, Most Republicans Are Nowhere on the Ideological Spectrum
National Review
On taxes, conservatives want less and liberals want more. There are other axes of disagreement (flat taxes, progressive taxes, consumption taxes, payroll taxes), but the generalization holds true. It is the same on guns. The left position is greater ...
Conservative Freedom Caucus Helped Stall Health Care PlanVoice of America
The failure of the Republican health care bill reveals a party unready to governVox
Trump delivers ultimatum to House Republicans: Pass health-care measure on Friday or he'll move onWashington Post
The American Conservative -Slate Magazine -Los Angeles Times
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Progressives see opening for single-payer health care - Marin Independent Journal

Google News - Mon, 03/27/2017 - 00:19

Marin Independent Journal

Progressives see opening for single-payer health care
Marin Independent Journal
Progressives, emboldened by Republicans' health-care failure, are trying to shift the political debate even further to the left, toward a longstanding goal that Democrats told them was unrealistic. They see in President Trump a less ideological ...
Dems Push Pelosi for Single-Payer Health Care After AHCA FailsBreitbart News

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SCOTUS nominee Gorsuch receives mixed reviews - The Michigan Daily

Google News - Sun, 03/26/2017 - 23:00

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SCOTUS nominee Gorsuch receives mixed reviews
The Michigan Daily
In a similar vein, LSA sophomore Brad McPherson, co-founder of Progressives at the University of Michigan, said he believes a strict interpretation of the Constitution inhibits advancement. “To me 'originalism' sounds like 'preventing progress ...
COLUMN: Democrats have a nasty little Gorsuch problemThe Daily Progress
Democrats Should Focus More on Jobs, Less on RussiaThe Nation.

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With AHCA defeat, some Democrats see chance to push for universal coverage - Washington Post

Google News - Sun, 03/26/2017 - 19:02

Washington Post

With AHCA defeat, some Democrats see chance to push for universal coverage
Washington Post
COVENTRY, R.I. — At their first town meeting since the Republicans' surprise surrender on the Affordable Care Act, progressives in blue America celebrated — then asked for more. Rhode Island's two Democratic senators, joined by Rep. Jim Langevin ...

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COLUMN: Democrats have a nasty little Gorsuch problem - The Daily Progress

Google News - Sun, 03/26/2017 - 15:02

COLUMN: Democrats have a nasty little Gorsuch problem
The Daily Progress
Unlike President Donald Trump's budget or the Republican health-care plan, which are so flawed that it's easy for all Democrats to oppose them, backing Gorsuch may have some political appeal for Democrats from conservative states. That has inflamed ...

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Kasich: Trump needs to work with Democrats on health care - CNN

Google News - Sun, 03/26/2017 - 14:29

Kasich: Trump needs to work with Democrats on health care
CNN
"You cannot have major changes in major programs affecting things like health care without including Democrats from the very beginning," Kasich, a Republican, said in an interview with Dana Bash on CNN's "State of the Union." Republicans have pledged ...

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Moderate's rise changes Rhode Island political calculus - The Daily Progress

Google News - Sun, 03/26/2017 - 13:22

The Daily Progress

Moderate's rise changes Rhode Island political calculus
The Daily Progress
The Rhode Island Progressive Democrats, a group that has sought to oust incumbent Democratic lawmakers it considers too conservative, expressed dismay at the selection of Ruggerio and McCaffrey because of their views on abortion and guns and their ...

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Moderate's rise changes Rhode Island political calculus - Greenwich Time

Google News - Sun, 03/26/2017 - 13:08

Greenwich Time

Moderate's rise changes Rhode Island political calculus
Greenwich Time
Both were endorsed by fellow Democrats in a party caucus meeting Thursday, but two of the Senate's most liberal members skipped the meeting in protest. ... The Rhode Island Progressive Democrats, a group that has sought to oust incumbent Democratic ...

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Moderate's Rise Changes Rhode Island Political Calculus - U.S. News & World Report

Google News - Sun, 03/26/2017 - 13:01

U.S. News & World Report

Moderate's Rise Changes Rhode Island Political Calculus
U.S. News & World Report
The rise of a self-described moderate, Dominick Ruggerio, to lead the Rhode Island Senate is reshaping the political calculus of a state where being a Democrat _ as most powerbrokers are _ only tells part of the story. ... The Rhode Island Progressive ...

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Signs of hope for Democrats in 2018? A cautious yes - Daily Kos

Google News - Sun, 03/26/2017 - 12:03

Daily Kos

Signs of hope for Democrats in 2018? A cautious yes
Daily Kos
And the generational ideology gap is growing wider: The Pew figures show that 27 percent of millennials identify as liberal Democrats, while 38 percent of the “silent” generation (71-88 years old) identify as conservative Republicans. A new AP poll ...

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Kasich: Trump needs to work with Democrats on health care - CNN

Google News - Sun, 03/26/2017 - 11:44

CNN

Kasich: Trump needs to work with Democrats on health care
CNN
Republicans would be extremely unlikely to consider the legislation. The progressive independent, who caucuses with the Democrats, said in a separate interview on CNN's "State of the Union" on Sunday that the country needed to "guarantee health care to ...
John Kasich says Donald Trump should compromise with Democrats on healthcare: Ohio Politics Roundupcleveland.com

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Meet Indivisible, the young progressives leading the resistance to President Trump - Los Angeles Times

Google News - Sun, 03/26/2017 - 07:03

Los Angeles Times

Meet Indivisible, the young progressives leading the resistance to President Trump
Los Angeles Times
Many in the Freedom Caucus, among the most conservative members of Congress, thought the bill did not dismantle Obamacare enough. Democrats and moderate Republicans thought it went too far. Levin, 31, credits Indivisible groups for influencing ...

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Mitch Henck: Can't we all just watch sports and get along? - Madison.com

Google News - Sun, 03/26/2017 - 06:24

Madison.com

Mitch Henck: Can't we all just watch sports and get along?
Madison.com
A winning team brings progressives and conservatives together more than any speech by a politician. When an integrated USC football team crushed an all-white Alabama squad in 1970, that did more for civil rights than decades of protest. Alabama had its ...

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TrumpCare: The Republicans Need Trump Far More Than He Needs Them - The Pavlovic Today

Google News - Sun, 03/26/2017 - 04:01

The Pavlovic Today

TrumpCare: The Republicans Need Trump Far More Than He Needs Them
The Pavlovic Today
Anyone who thinks that Trump has any loyalty to the Republican Party or conservative principles hasn't been paying attention. Trump is progressive in the classic sense of the term. Senate Democrats see that also. They have considered the possibility of ...
Why Trumpcare FailedSlate Magazine
Liz Peek: Time for the Freedom Caucus to climb aboard the Trump trainFox News

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Albert Hunt: Democrats have a Gorsuch problem - Omaha World-Herald

Google News - Sun, 03/26/2017 - 02:05

Omaha World-Herald

Albert Hunt: Democrats have a Gorsuch problem
Omaha World-Herald
But energized liberal activists, still smarting over the way Republicans blocked President Barack Obama's court nominee, Judge Merrick Garland, are threatening primary challenges next year against Democrats who don't oppose Gorsuch. Michael Moore, the ...
Progressive Groups Want Obamacare Win To Stiffen Democrats' Spine In Supreme Court FightHuffington Post
Hunt: Democrats have problem regarding Supreme Court nomineeOnline Athens
Dems Consider Deal to Confirm Gorsuch, Preserve FilibusterU.S. News & World Report
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Democrats have a nasty little Gorsuch problem - Yakima Herald-Republic

Google News - Sun, 03/26/2017 - 01:09

Huffington Post

Democrats have a nasty little Gorsuch problem
Yakima Herald-Republic
But energized liberal activists, still smarting over the way Republicans blocked President Barack Obama's court nominee, Judge Merrick Garland, are threatening primary challenges next year against Democrats who don't oppose Gorsuch. Michael Moore, the ...
Progressive Groups Want Obamacare Win To Stiffen Democrats' Spine In Supreme Court FightHuffington Post
Hunt: Democrats have problem regarding Supreme Court nomineeOnline Athens
Dems Consider Deal to Confirm Gorsuch, Preserve FilibusterU.S. News & World Report
The Colorado Independent -Bloomberg -NPR
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Democratic leaders discuss Trump-era politics at UMass Amherst - wwlp.com

Google News - Sat, 03/25/2017 - 21:17

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Democratic leaders discuss Trump-era politics at UMass Amherst
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(WWLP) – A progressive political forum was held Saturday night in Amherst to put a focus on the liberal political agenda. Republican president Donald Trump has ushered in a new era of conservative policies and practices. So Congressman Jim McGovern and ...

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Violence Breaks Out at Pro-Trump Rally in California - Newsmax

Google News - Sat, 03/25/2017 - 17:04

Newsmax

Violence Breaks Out at Pro-Trump Rally in California
Newsmax
Trump supporters demonstrate in Lake Oswego, Ore., on March 4 on a day of nationwide solidarity for President Trump. Though the rallies that day were peaceful, a similar rally in California on Saturday saw violence erupt when counter-protesters showed up.

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