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What Steve Jobs Meant to Me

Joe Trippi | Posted 12.06.2011 | Politics
Joe Trippi

Steve Jobs' ideology was simple -- innovate and make it better than its ever been done before. Woe is our nation that neither of our two major political parties had such a simple purpose and direction.

Electoral Reform: 1 Page 9 Points

Robert David Steele | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert David Steele

Since the year 2000, when I watched in horror as Al Gore took the dive and played dead in Florida (the theft was exposed three months before the fact ...

Cook Report adds Kucinich to list of vulnerable Dems

Joe Trippi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joe Trippi

I just got this email from Dennis Kucinich. Please chip in what you can to help a great independent-minded progressive: ...

Advisor To Rahm's Rival Hits Emanuel With Mocking 'Welcome Back'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Rahm Emanuel is back in Chicago, laying the groundwork for his run for mayor. And from some corners, at least, the welcome isn't entirely warm. Joe...

Call It the "Gulf BP Congress Catastrophe" and Fix Congress First

Rob Kall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rob Kall

If you're writing about the oil spill that started in the gulf, call it the Gulf BP Congress Catastrophe. When history remembers, let it have a name that places the blame where it is due.

Howard Dean Urges Support for Giles Perkins

Joe Trippi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joe Trippi

Darren Kinnaird, a staffer on the Giles Perkins for Alabama Attorney General Campaign, guest posted on my blog today this important message from Howar...

Grassroots Comedy for SNL

Eric Schmeltzer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Eric Schmeltzer

So, how about it, SNL? Maybe I'll never be a not-ready-for-prime-time player. But, at least let me, and other fans, help determine who will be, every few weeks.

Michael Bennet, Joe Trippi Trade Blows On David Sirota's AM 760 Show

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Tuesday night's debate between Democratic Senate candidates Michael Bennet and Andrew Romanoff may have seemed placid, but the war of words between Be...

Joe Trippi, 3 Other Consultants Sign On With Romanoff

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

If Andrew Romanoff's Senate Campaign is dead, somebody forgot to tell the candidate. Romanoff, the former Democratic Speaker of the Colorado State Ho...

Joe Trippi Joins Fox News

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Joe Trippi is joining Fox News as a contributor. The Swamp reports that the Democratic consultant and former Howard Dean campaign manager will begi...

Top Moments in Tech/Politics of the Decade (PHOTOS)

Jose Antonio Vargas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Jose Antonio Vargas

Irrevocably, politics changed in the past 10 years because of technology in general and the Internet in particular. So here, in no particular order, are the decade's top moments in tech and politics.

What Ted Kennedy Meant to Me

Joe Trippi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joe Trippi

I learned a lot in the long campaign of 1980. Kennedy taught me loyalty, brotherhood, to never give in -- and to always fight.

Howard Dean -- Now a Shill for BIO

James Love | Posted 09.06.2012 | Politics
James Love

What exactly would it take to make Howard Dean a lobbyist? A special badge from the Wizard of Oz?

Joe Trippi Apologizes For Blogging Without Revealing Clients And "Sockpuppeting" | By Joe Trippi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

In early 2003, when no one believed in the Dean campaign, there were two individuals and two online communities in particular that were there from the...

Joe Trippi Admits He Works for BIO, While He Plugs BIO Bill in HuffPo

James Love | Posted 09.06.2012 | Politics
James Love

Trippi posted the lame assertion that "I have never been paid by anyone to post or blog anything by anyone." Well, what is BIO paying Joe to do?

Howard Dean Is Right - Let's Protect Innovation in Health Care Reform

Joe Trippi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joe Trippi

There's an important health care debate that's been under the radar. It's the issue of "biosimilars," which are medicines developed to mimic complex biologic drugs that treat diseases like cancer.

Brian Moran Takes the Lead Over Terry McAuliffe in Virginia

Joe Trippi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joe Trippi

This poll shows that despite how much McAuliffe thinks this race is all about the money, in Virginia money isn't everything.

400 Dogs in Wire Cages

Michael Markarian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Markarian

At puppy mills, breeding dogs are often stacked in filthy, wire cages for years on end, to produce litter after litter.

Special Interests Prepare to Derail Obama Agenda

Lawrence Lessig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lawrence Lessig

While lobbying alone is not evil, the combination of special interest lobbyists and their ability to legally funnel millions into political campaigns is toxic.

Daschle's Situation, and the Small-Dollar Solution

Joe Trippi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joe Trippi

Like many decent people, Daschle got caught in a bad system that is so corrupted by money it hardly matters whether the money is from good people with good intentions or bad people with bad intentions.

HuffPost Breaks Huge Corruption Story -- And We Must Do Something About It

Lawrence Lessig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lawrence Lessig

Not only are some of the most non-trusted companies in America blatantly trying to buy off Congress, but they're using our bailout money to do it. Enough!

Change Congress -- We're Bringing Sexy Back

Lawrence Lessig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lawrence Lessig

Change Congress is bringing sexy back... to the campaign finance reform debate. The donor strike will make sure politicians are well aware of how much money they're losing if they oppose reform.

Sam Stein

Joe Trippi To Aide Governor's Race Against McAuliffe | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Virginia gubernatorial race is getting a distinctly national campaign feel to it. On Wednesday, Rep. Brian Moran's campaign announced that promine...

How Should We Get Big-Money Influence Out of Congressional Elections?

Lawrence Lessig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lawrence Lessig

I and others will soon announce a large grassroots campaign aimed at channeling the amazing desire for change that Americans are feeling right now into tangible and fundamental reform of our political system.

Arianna Joins Gavin Newsom and Joe Trippi at the Web 2.0 Conference in San Francisco

Huff TV | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Huff TV