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As Democratic Party activists reject Sen. Feinstein, which side of the debate is more in touch with voters? - Los Angeles Times

Google News - Sun, 07/15/2018 - 20:02

Los Angeles Times

As Democratic Party activists reject Sen. Feinstein, which side of the debate is more in touch with voters?
Los Angeles Times
Saturday, they sent their message clearly by endorsing Kevin de León, a liberal firebrand and former state Senate leader from Los Angeles, who has courted progressives in his long-shot bid to defeat Feinstein, a fellow Democrat running for reelection ...

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Democrats have an ideology — government as a force for good. To win, they must embrace it - Salon

Google News - Sun, 07/15/2018 - 12:11

Salon

Democrats have an ideology — government as a force for good. To win, they must embrace it
Salon
As Matt Grossmann and David Hopkins vividly underscore in their book “Asymmetric Politics: Ideological Republicans and Group Interest Democrats” (Salon review here), America's two parties are not mirror images, and Democrats don't present as ...

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Missouri groups clash over proposed redistricting plan - Thehour.com

Google News - Sun, 07/15/2018 - 11:48

Missouri groups clash over proposed redistricting plan
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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A proposed ballot initiative aims to replace Missouri's system for drawing state legislative districts with a model designed to have the number of seats won by each party more closely reflect its statewide vote. If election ...

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Missouri groups clash over proposed redistricting plan - Belleville News-Democrat

Google News - Sun, 07/15/2018 - 11:45

Missouri groups clash over proposed redistricting plan
Belleville News-Democrat
A proposed ballot initiative aims to replace Missouri's system for drawing state legislative districts with a model designed to have the number of seats won by each party more closely reflect its statewide vote. If election officials validate enough ...

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Time to restore constitutional balance - Boston Herald

Google News - Sun, 07/15/2018 - 08:10

New York Times

Time to restore constitutional balance
Boston Herald
... traditionally it has been conservative Republicans and Libertarians calling for smaller government as a matter of constitutional principle, while liberal and progressive Democrats argue that more government is the appropriate solution to every problem.
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Doug Jones walks tightrope on Supreme Court nominee - The Hill

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The Hill

Doug Jones walks tightrope on Supreme Court nominee
The Hill
The fight puts him between his conservative state, where Republicans are already angling to unseat him in 2020, and progressives who have rallied around him since his victory last year. Jones—like other red-state Democrats—is remaining tightlipped ...

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Supremely qualified - News Item

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Supremely qualified
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For five decades, the leftist trifecta of Democrats, Hollywood and academia have enjoyed the fruits of rule-by-judiciary concerning the nation's most celebrated social issues. Realizing that this half-century campaign could be coming to a close, they ...

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Editorial: Cagle-Kemp slink toward election day - Savannah Morning News

Google News - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 20:13

Savannah Morning News

Editorial: Cagle-Kemp slink toward election day
Savannah Morning News
A progressive liberal in a traditionally moderate conservative state, her chance at victory would normally be narrower than a backcountry road. ... Only those voters who cast a Democratic ballot in May are prohibited from voting in the Republican runoff.

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Swing-vote senators signal potential support for Kavanaugh, despite well-funded left-wing pressure - Fox News

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Swing-vote senators signal potential support for Kavanaugh, despite well-funded left-wing pressure
Fox News
Several swing-vote senators, including moderate Republicans and vulnerable Democrats in red states, have given GOP leaders cause for optimism that Brett Kavanaugh will soon be confirmed to replace retiring Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy on the ...
Thompson: The reality Democrats must faceBarrow Journal
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JFK would not recognize modern Democrat party - Hickory Daily Record

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Hickory Daily Record

JFK would not recognize modern Democrat party
Hickory Daily Record
on national TV, or if conservative singer Kelly Clarkson had wanted to "blow up the White House" while Obama was in office (see Madonna,) or if conservative comedian Victoria Jackson called Sasha Obama a "feckless c--t?" (See Samantha ... I suspect ...

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House Democrats Refuse to Take Bait on 'Abolish ICE' Vote Arranged by GOP - New York Magazine

Google News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 13:05

New York Magazine

House Democrats Refuse to Take Bait on 'Abolish ICE' Vote Arranged by GOP
New York Magazine
But if they can't get their own act together on immigration, House Republicans can cheerfully endorse a strategy of setting up “liberal” straw men and knocking them down. We saw that in 2017 when the House passed two bills aimed at the ... And now ...

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Door-Knocking Democrat Tries to Break GOP Grip in Ohio Special Election - New York Times

Google News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 12:14

New York Times

Door-Knocking Democrat Tries to Break GOP Grip in Ohio Special Election
New York Times
Republicans are confident that they can blunt the Democrats' momentum and dampen liberal energy with a win here. Mr. O'Connor's Republican ... “You have a big-city Democrat opposing a small-town rural conservative.” What does he like about Mr ...

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Hey Democrats, when does the shooting begin? - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Google News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 10:27

Jackson Clarion Ledger

Hey Democrats, when does the shooting begin?
Jackson Clarion Ledger
The right is not immune from this, but the right is in power right now, so conservatives have less with which to drive fear. ... Also a fan of the Southern Poverty Law Center and its anti-Christian and anti-Republican rhetoric, James Hodgkinson took ...

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Charting Wisconsin's turn from progressive politics to sharp conservatism - Washington Post

Google News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 08:01

Washington Post

Charting Wisconsin's turn from progressive politics to sharp conservatism
Washington Post
... more than a century ago, was a taproot of the progressive movement. Bryce, a Democrat now running for the congressional seat that GOP House Speaker Paul Ryan is vacating, is the protagonist of Kaufman's story. Depicted as a Mustang-driving ...

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Progressive Democrats increasingly criticize Israel, which could be politically rewarding - The Arab American News (press release) (blog)

Google News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 07:28

The Arab American News (press release) (blog)

Progressive Democrats increasingly criticize Israel, which could be politically rewarding
The Arab American News (press release) (blog)
The Republican Jewish Coalition, for instance, immediately took a shot at Ocasio-Cortez, calling her victory “a harbinger of the decline of Democrats' support for Israel.” ... Telhami said Democrats have increasingly seen the conservative Israeli ...

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'His social views were liberal.' Candidate met with Dems before launching GOP run - Kansas City Star

Google News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 06:30

Kansas City Star

'His social views were liberal.' Candidate met with Dems before launching GOP run
Kansas City Star
A GOP candidate for Congress in Kansas met with Democratic Party officials last year before launching his campaign, but he denies their claims that he ever considered running as Democrat or professed socially liberal views at that meeting. Three Kansas ...

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Chris Hayes on the Media Elite - Slate Magazine

Google News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 06:02

Slate Magazine

Chris Hayes on the Media Elite
Slate Magazine
Right now, a great example is just watching conservatives fall in line behind the idea that Republican, Trump-voting, Jim Jordan–supporting former wrestlers from Ohio who go out of their way to say how much they love Jimmy and he's a good guy, but that ...

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Opinion/Column: Supreme Court controversy proves again: Government has too much power - The Daily Progress

Google News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 00:08

New York Times

Opinion/Column: Supreme Court controversy proves again: Government has too much power
The Daily Progress
... traditionally it has been conservative Republicans and Libertarians calling for smaller government as a matter of constitutional principle, while liberal and progressive Democrats argue that more government is the appropriate solution to every problem.
Conservative and Liberal Groups Gird for Battle Over KavanaughNew York Times
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Dem. candidates attack each others' liberal credentials in 6th, 7th District debates - MyAJC (blog)

Google News - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 17:15

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Dem. candidates attack each others' liberal credentials in 6th, 7th District debates
MyAJC (blog)
Tensions ran high at the Atlanta Press Club debate on Thursday, where the candidates facing off for the Democratic nomination in Georgia's 7th Congressional District attacked each others' liberal credentials in advance of the July 24 runoff contest ...

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Democratic endorsements raise questions - Ricentral.com

Google News - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 15:04

Democratic endorsements raise questions
Ricentral.com
And in a Facebook post in the summer of 2015, Paniccia wrote “I'm a big [Ben] Carson fan but Trump is becoming my favorite,” adding she liked Trump's “honest speaking and conservative spending/ liberal thinking.” In another post written ... Party ...

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