The right choice for today’s progressive movement

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Hillary Clinton is the right choice for today’s progressive movement — Medium   by: Ruben Gallego |11/16/2015 |RePost: 02/14/2016 10:06:03 AM| There has been a sea change in how Americans view progressive issues. Now we progressives have to change how we view ourselves. We have to get used to the idea that Democrats can win national elections as progressives — and that our leading candidate for president already reflects that reality. Our […]

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Chris Christie: another Republican refusing to make voting easier

Republican Presidential candidate Chris Christie files paperwork for the New Hampshire primary at the State House, Nov. 6, 2015 in Concord, N.H. Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty

Chris Christie vetoes bill to make voting easier | MSNBC >By Zachary Roth |11/09/15 01:04 PM—Updated 11/09/15 03:37 PM|RePost: 11/14/2015 12:51:23 PM| New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie vetoed a bill Monday that would have made casting a ballot much easier in the Garden State, which has been plagued by low turnout. The measure, known as the Democracy Act, was passed in June by the Democratic-controlled legislature, and was strongly backed […]

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Liberal Wake-up call: Obama Slams Republicans

Obama Makes a Terrifying Point About GOP Candidates |BadGOP | Even after GOP candidates blatantly fail to demonstrate leadership, the GOP voters demonstrate a nightmarish lack of consequences … >by: Toni Matthews |11/03/2015 |RePost: 11/14/2015 2:50:13 AM | Originally published at reverbpress.com The low expectations of Republican voters towards their own candidates coupled with their ultra-demands and suspicion of President Barack Obama should serve as a wake-up call to liberal […]

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Hillary Clinton Outlines Plan to Strengthen Communities of Color

[Exclusive] Hillary Clinton Outlines Plan to Strengthen Communities of Color – News & Views – EBONY [OP-ED] In a piece you will only find on EBONY.com, the Democratic front-runner lays out a plan to address economic, social and educational issues affecting African Americans >by: Hillary Clinton, 11/06/2015 |RePost: 11/07/2015 5:14:31 AM| When I started my life in public service four decades ago, it was to tear down the barriers that […]

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Senate passes budget bill and sends it to Obama

Senate passes budget bill and sends it to Obama – The Boston Globe >by: David M. Herszenhorn |New York Times  October 31, 2015|RePost: 11/02/2015 2:18:26 PM| WASHINGTON — The Senate approved a crucial bipartisan budget agreement early Friday that would avert a government default and end nearly five years of pitched battles between congressional Republicans and the Obama administration over fiscal policy. The measure, which was approved 64-35, now goes […]

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