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Obama Primary Challenge

Sam Stein

Russ Feingold Says No To Running Against Obama | Sam Stein | Posted 11.20.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- There has been no shortage of liberal discontent with the path pursued by President Barack Obama during his first few years in office. B...

Bernie Sanders: Obama Primary Challenge Would 'Enliven' 2012 Debate

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said in an interview this week that President Barack Obama facing a primary challenge from the left could serve to "enlive...

Dan Rather: Obama Could Get Serious Primary Challenge In 2012

Politics Daily | December 02,| 12:51 PM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former "CBS Evening News" anchor Dan Rather is predicting that if the Bush tax cuts are extended for two years (as now appears likely) President Obama...

Sam Stein

Obama Far More Protected From Primary Challenge Than Clinton: Poll | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The notion that President Barack Obama would face a primary challenger in his reelection contest always seemed far-fetched, even during the nadir of h...

Why Progressives Should Run Against Obama and "Blue Dogs" in the 2012 Democratic Party Primaries

Rabbi Michael Lerner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rabbi Michael Lerner

There is a huge rebellion going on against the Democrats by their own supporters. Close to half of all Democrats voted with their feet in 2010 -- by not even bothering to vote. Many feel angry at specific policy betrayals.

Ralph Nader's Take On Barack Obama

Politics Daily | December 09,| 12:01 AM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Calling the White House tax deal with Republicans the "last straw," Ralph Nader predicted that President Obama will face a primary challenger in 2012....

Maybe We Can't Handle the Truth

Clarence B. Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Clarence B. Jones

What is surprising since I wrote a blog suggesting those who worked to elect Obama consider a challenge to his reelection is persons have ascribed to me "wisdom" or "insanity" for the mere expression of my personal political opinion.

Sam Stein

Obama Primary Challenge Talk Comically Innocent Compared To What Clinton Faced | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When former President Bill Clinton visits the White House on Friday, both he and Obama will have no shortage of political conversation t...

My Conversation With Clarence B. Jones

Tavis Smiley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tavis Smiley

2010-12-09-clarence.jpgOur entire conversation centered around Mr. Jones' recent piece in which he argues progressives should consider the idea of a primary challenge to Obama.

Democratic Congressman Asked About Obama Primary Challenge

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. Joe Crowley (D-N.Y.) on Tuesday downplayed the significance that Obama's recent deal on the extension of Bush tax cuts would have on his party's ...

Olbermann: Obama Could Face Primary Challenge In 2012 Election If Public Option Is Dropped (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On Thursday night, MSNBC's Keith Olbermann and Washington Post columnist Gene Robinson discussed the political ramifications for President Obama, incl...