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The Performance of Politics Election 2012

Jeffrey C. Alexander | Posted 11.19.2012 | Politics
Jeffrey C. Alexander

Though "no one will hear a discouraging word" from the Romney campaign, the writing is on the wall. The reason is not the actual state of the economy or nation. It's about the state of our political drama, our symbolic and emotional selves.

PUMA Hillary Supporters Hold Closed-Door Convention Strategy Meeting

Diane Tucker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Diane Tucker

I roamed the halls of the hotel doing my best Michael Moore impersonation. "No PUMA conference is registered here," said the front desk, and there are still no reports on what PUMA may be cooking up for the convention.

Oregon Clinton Delegates Vote To Support Their Party -- But Where Is The Party?

M.S. Bellows, Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
M.S. Bellows, Jr.

A group of Oregon Clinton delegates met privately this morning to discuss their next step. Ten minutes later, a representative emerged to issue an informal press release by merely handing it, handwritten on lined notebook paper, to two nearby bloggers.

Captain Hillary Sails 'Round Good Hope At Last

Brad Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Brad Parker

Even as she spoke I heard yells and bellows of mutiny here and there and whispers among the agitated crowd. But bravely onward she went, charting a course for the future, Obama's future and ours.

Dems Went Out Of Their Way To Put Clinton's Voice In DNC Platform

Marc Ambinder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Obama campaign appointed Michael Yaki, a lawyer and former member of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, to be their national platform director. ...

Sam Stein

Clinton Camp Dismisses Main Objections To Restoring Florida And Michigan

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With the Rules and Bylaws Committee set to weigh in on what to do with Michigan and Florida's unofficial delegations, aides and supporters to Sen. Hil...

Clinton Says She's Willing To Take Fight To Convention

AP | BRENDAN FARRINGTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The AP reports on Clinton's latest proclamations about how long she plans to contest the Democratic nomination: In an interview Wednesday with The As...

Democratic Party's Patience For Clinton Wears Thin

ABC | RICK KLEIN with MIKE ELMORE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Either something is beginning to rumble in the Democratic race . . . or the race is already over (and someone just forgot to tell the superdelegates)....