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Bill Clinton's Rescue Ride

Brent Budowsky | Posted 04.29.2014 | Politics
Brent Budowsky

Springtime is coming, baseball teams have reassembled for training, Robert Redford is back on cable playing Roy Hobbs in The Natural and Bill Clinton has begun his ride to rescue Democrats in the 2014 midterm elections.

Dave Jamieson

Can This Guy Help Turn Around Organized Labor? | Dave Jamieson | Posted 11.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The last time Tefere Gebre was employed at the AFL-CIO headquarters in D.C., in the mid 1990s, he worked out of a scrappy basement offic...

The Republican Shutdown and Time Magazine's False Equivalency

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media
Joseph A. Palermo

Scherer and Altman leave Time readers with the impression that somehow Nancy Pelosi is equally responsible for the Republican Tea Party crazies in the House who are driving the country into the ground to win concessions from the president they despise.

Obama's Presidency Can't Be "Transformative" -- He's a Democrat

Leonce Gaiter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Leonce Gaiter

Democrats simply don't share the conservatives' ideological evangelicalism. We doubt our own political prescriptions and are not willing to stand by them despite opposition.

Some of His Best Friends

Jennie Blackton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jennie Blackton

A bouquet of eulogies for the playwright and actor, George Furth, who died at 75 last week. These titles are simply the way George would surely introduce us to each other.

Sam Stein

McGovern To Obama: In Choosing VP, First Do No Harm | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former Democratic presidential candidate George McGovern has a piece of advice for Barack Obama in his search for a vice president: first and foremost...

A Message to Democratic Voters in Utah

Bryan Young | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bryan Young

I've been seeing signs up all over the place for Chris Cannon's reelection and I'm wondering who his opponent is. I can't find anyone who seems to be running against him.