Joe Manchin appeared on Fox News and said that if Bernie Sanders is the nominee of the Democratic Party, Manchin, a West Virginia Democrat, will not vote for him.
For anyone who thought that Progressives had lost their legs, here is one for you. And it is about time.
These are times that require courage. It is a time where one must think country ahead of politics. So far most within the Democratic Party are heeding that task. Jeff Van Drew is making excuses for his potential vote to oppose the president’s impeachment.
Rank & file establishment Democrats continue to show their colors. Neoliberalism is real and it is the establishment of both parties. New York is a good example.
The problem with incrementalism is that it works in both ways. President Obama’s Hope and Change vision began its decline from he entered the Oval Office.
One would not know that Amy Klobuchar is a Democrat or Progressive. Sadly, she has demonized Democratic Progressives just as hard as any Right-Wing Tea Party Republican with charming Midwestern style. #PoliticsDoneRight
What is wrong with Democrats? Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result. It is clear we continue to think about those with capital, first. To hell with the poor and the middle-class.
Terri Sewell (D-AL-7) appeared on Meet The Press with Chuck Todd. She toed the Democratic Establishment line on Medicare for All, a disservice to her constituents.
Sen. Michael Bennet’s disregard for serious Medicare for All debate shows he’s disconnected from the people or has been commanded to change the subject.
If journalists were consistently calling out Biden’s Iraq War lies, their worn-out tropes about Biden’s foreign policy “steadiness” would be incredibly difficult to sustain.
Some Democrats are feeling remorseful over what is now being considered a rush to judgment on premature Al Franken resignation.
Democrats have a problem, and it is not a perception problem. Republicans are cleaning their clocks in an area they shouldn’t.
Nine Democrats displayed their true colors today. They failed Americans bu voting to pass the Keystone XL Pipeline bill, environment be damned.
Democrats were presented the opportunity to mitigate corporate centric giveaways, lax regulations, and drinking water risks. Ten failed.
As Americans continue their bout of apathy, Wall Street continues its path to take back all the middle class centric protections of the Obama era.
Today hundreds of websites — including Wikipedia, reddit, BoingBoing, FreePress.net and SavetheInternet.com — have gone dark. They’re protesting the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and the Protect IP Act (PIPA), bills in the House and Senate that could open the door to widespread Internet censorship.1 Thousands of supporters of the open Internet will soon rally […]
Paul Krugman in the New York times article Bain, Barack and Jobs lays it out well. While it is true that we were in a free fall when President Obama walked into office, those job losses were not because of any of his policies. That said, Obama’s job creation though anemic because of the intransigence […]