Democrats seek FBI probe

Democrats seek FBI Probe: Democratic U.S. presidential nominee Hillary Clinton waves after being introduced by Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) during a rally at the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), Local 357, union hall in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. Thursday, August 4,... REUTERS/Steve Marcus

Democrats seek FBI probe into Russian hackers probably seeking to influence U.S. vote Democrats seek FBI probe into accusation of Donald Trump’s alleged ties to Russian hacking attempts into the DNC, DCCC and voter databases either to influence or undermine U.S. Presidential election. Minority Leader: As a result, Senate leader Harry Reid and Congress Democrats, in a letter asked the FBI to investigate the Russian government; attempting to undermine the […]

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The 2014 Election Is Yet Another Scrum in the Culture Wars

Edwin Edwards - The 2014 Election Is Yet Another Scrum in the Culture Wars

The 2014 Election Is Yet Another Scrum in the Culture Wars – The Daily Beast >by: Lloyd Green | 10/27/2014 |RePost 11/01/2014 4:33:07 PM | Culture and race are not disappearing as electoral drivers. But unlike 2008 and 2012, both presidential years, it is the Democrats who are struggling under this burden, with red and purple states emerging as the key battlegrounds. Just ask Edwin Edwards, Louisiana’s former four-term Democratic governor, […]

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Spotlight Steven Benen: House Republicans play…

House Republicans play a high-profile game of musical chairs […]   >by:  Steve Benen |06/12/14 11:47 AM | Re-Post 06/12/2014 |   Late yesterday, Politico ran a piece on the “clamoring” among House Republicans for various leadership posts, now that House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) is stepping down in the wake of his embarrassing primary defeat. The article said Cantor’s loss “is giving conservative House members their best chance […]

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Highlight the Attack: Democrats take action on filibuster

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Democrats take action on filibuster Due to the action of the Senate Democrats, there will be no more 60-vote requirements to get the President’s appointments confirmed. Steve Kornacki and Joan Walsh join Chris Matthews to discuss.   Harry Reid delivers knockout punch on filibuster reform >By Aliyah Frumin | 11/22/13 03:00 PM| Republicans made holding hostage the confirmation of President Obama’s nominees almost routine in the Senate. Obama’s seal of approval […]

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