Presumptive Nominee Hillary Clinton

If the presumptive nominee wants to be great at being president rather than just to be the president, she's going to need to shake things up.

How Hillary Clinton Can Win the Right Way – The Atlantic >by: Ron Fournier|04/28/2016 |RePost: 05/07/2016 3:40:46 AM |   If the presumptive nominee wants to be great at being president rather than just to be the president, she’s going to need to shake things up. Hillary Clinton seems poised to win the Democratic nomination, and polls suggest she has an excellent chance of securing the White House in November. […]

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Rethinking the Social Security strategy by Democrats

Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley, a Democrat, visited Iowa last month, promoting expanded benefits.

Democrats Rethink Social Security Strategy – WSJ Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley, a Democrat, visited Iowa last month, promoting expanded benefits. Photo: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News >by: Laura Meckler | 04/05/2015 5:40 PM ET| Noteworthy Re-Post 04/12/2015 3:13:53 AM | For years, liberal Democrats have fought against proposals to cut Social Security benefits. Now, they’re pushing the party not just to defend benefits but to increase them, and that could present a problem […]

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Spotlight: The ‘Democratic wing’ of the Democratic Party wakes up

The ‘Democratic wing’ of the Democratic Party wakes up >by Katrina vanden Heuvel, Published: November 12 | WP| What a difference a year makes. In 2012, Politico was reporting that Democrats had gone “AWOL in class war.” Occupy had come and gone by the spring. Mitt Romney’s Republican primary rivals were harsher on his “vulture capitalism” than President Obama was. Labor was under siege across the country. Liberals were focused on […]

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Spotlight: Chained CPI

Dear Liberals, Chained CPI is NOT a “Cut” to Social Security. Get Over It.  >by Deaniac83 |Wednesday, December 19, 2012 | John Doe There is a big freakout over a possible fiscal cliff deal including the use of something called “chained CPI” to calculate increases in Social Security benefits. Go to Huffington Post, Daily Kos or another “liberal” blog and you will see people who never supported the president in the […]

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Spotlight: Chained CPI

Dear Liberals, Chained CPI is NOT a “Cut” to Social Security. Get Over It.  >by Deaniac83 |Wednesday, December 19, 2012 | John Doe There is a big freakout over a possible fiscal cliff deal including the use of something called “chained CPI” to calculate increases in Social Security benefits. Go to Huffington Post, Daily Kos or another “liberal” blog and you will see people who never supported the president in the […]

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Highlight: Ohio Faces Vote-Rigging Lawsuit

As Ohio Faces Vote-Rigging Lawsuit, Are Dems, Liberals, Election Officials Ready to Safeguard Votes? >by Art Levine | Contributing Editor, The Washington Monthly | Posted: 11/02/2012 5:35 pm | There’s mounting fall-out from reports, first broken by The Free Press, that a Mitt Romney-linked company owns the Hart Intercivic voting machines used in key counties in Colorado, Ohio and other states. The stories have stoked new fears about a “stolen” […]

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“Start packing”

>Patrick Gaspard, Democrats.org [democraticparty@democrats.org]|Tue 4/17/2012 3:30 PM | Friends — Yesterday, Mitt Romney told President Obama to “start packing,” and he’s already offering “preferred status” at his inaugural retreat. Here’s the note one of his supporters sent around: “The [Romney] campaign is asking people who are able to make a $50,000 contribution to do so today and become a ‘Founding Member’ of Romney Victory. These donors will be invited to […]

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“Start packing”

>Patrick Gaspard, Democrats.org [democraticparty@democrats.org]|Tue 4/17/2012 3:30 PM | Friends — Yesterday, Mitt Romney told President Obama to “start packing,” and he’s already offering “preferred status” at his inaugural retreat. Here’s the note one of his supporters sent around: “The [Romney] campaign is asking people who are able to make a $50,000 contribution to do so today and become a ‘Founding Member’ of Romney Victory. These donors will be invited to […]

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