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How to fix 2010

Steve Rosenthal offers some sound advice for Democrats whose knees are shaking over 2010′s midterm elections. Step one: stop whining. Step two: remember the Obama agenda (5 million green jobs this decade, rebuilding our infrastructure — which means jobs — … Continue reading

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The Rubio shuffle

UPDATE: Apparently, now Rubio doesn’t believe in mankind’s hand in global warming anymore, either, and he’s reversed his position on cap and trade. Up next — Marco sends RedStaters over the moon by denying evolution, reveals new career as a … Continue reading

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New DKos poll: Birthers for Rubio … and Kendrick who???

A new Daily Kos/Research 2000 poll has some troubling news about the support for Marco Rubio, which seems to be coming from an assortment of teabaggers and birthers. The same poll shows that normal Republicans prefer Charlie Crist, and unfortunately … Continue reading

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Wouldn’t it have been easier to just leave town?

…. Charlie Crist is still taking flak over his “I had no idea Obama was in Florida” fib. Apparently, there’s this thing called a “public records search…” A detailed itinerary and invitation was provided by the White House on Oct. … Continue reading

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Teabaggers take the next logical step in Florida

Teabagging is not just an hilarious epithet: it’s a Florida political party… A Florida conservative has registered an official “Tea Party” with the office of the Secretary of State, and is promising to run candidates against Republicans and Democrats in … Continue reading

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Hug? What hug??? … Stimulus money? What stimulus money???

Jesus, Charlie. You’d think they didn’t have the Internets in the governor’s mansion. You’ve actually got to feel for the guy. He started out his political life as “good time Charlie” — the guy everybody likes. Democrats like him … … Continue reading

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Is our wingers learning? Teabagger war on GOP continues

Not content to lose just one historically Republican House seat, the winger jihadis are continuing their fight for total irrelevancy for the GOP. Charlie Crist remains a target, having been dropped by the NRSC (To hear RedState tell it, specifically … Continue reading

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Sorry, Charlie: John Cornyn declares the NRSC to be irrelevant

Despite the fact that he turned out to be right about New York 23 — Dede Scozzafava was a solid local candidate, who might have won that race had the entire Republican establishment not turned on her, while Doug Hoffman … Continue reading

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Meanwhile, a lesson for Democrats

Message to Dems: the base is getting impatient. Yesterday’s elections were a shot across the bow for the teabaggers, even though you’ll never get them to admit it, and a victory for old fashioned, establishment Republicans, who proved once again, … Continue reading

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Dede’s revenge: Hoffman concedes in New York 23

What an ending. Doug Hoffman, the Glenn Beck devotee and favorite of Erick Erickson and the RedState jihadis, has conceded the race in New York’s 23rd District, making Bill Owens the first Democrat since the Civil War to represent the … Continue reading

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