As Democratic Elites Reunite With Neocons, The Party"s Voters Are Becoming Far More Militaristic And Pro-War Than Republicans

Via Glenn Greenwald of The Intercept PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP’S December 18 announcement that he intends to withdraw all U.S. troops from Syria produced some isolated support in the anti-war wings of both parties, but largely provoked bipartisan out.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 11th, 2019

Just 2% of Voters Say Trump’s Oval Office Address Changed Their Mind, Poll Says

Every demographic—party, gender, education, age, and race—except Republicans supports the Dem's proposal reopen the government, researchers say. Just 2% of American voters said Trump’.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 14th, 2019

Peter Morici: Republicans must broaden their base or go the way of the Whigs

The Democratic base is growing faster than Trump’s aging following and it appears the swing voters Democrats captured want sensible solutions, not extreme ideologies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 10th, 2018

Democrats finally control the power in Albany. What will they do with it?

Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the Democratic Party seized complete control of the New York state government Tuesday, decisively evicting Republicans from running the state Senate, which they have controlled for all but three years since World War II......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 7th, 2018

Midterms: Poorest states have Republican legislatures, and richest have Democratic ones

Heading into midterms, Republicans are the party of the poor and Democrats a the party of the rich. Look at state legislatures in the poor.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 21st, 2018

Arizona Democrats Like Anti-Trump Republicans More Than Members of Their Own Party, Poll Suggests

The poll also found the majority of Arizona voters disapprove of Flake and McCain.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 25th, 2018

COAST co-founder: Democrats’ tax increase has county voters ‘riled up’

Hamilton County Republicans and the Coalition Opposed to Additional Spending and Taxes vowed Thursday to put a permanent, 0.2 percentage point sales tax increase passed by Democratic commissioners Todd Portune and Denise Driehaus on the ballot in No.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 21st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Women win Democratic primaries in key Virginia races

Democrats in Virginia, one of five states to hold primary elections Tuesday, picked women in key U.S. House races where the party hopes to flip districts now held by Republicans......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 13th, 2018

Kanye West Gets A History Lesson On Republican and Democratic Party Realignment

The rapper tweeted, "Republicans were the ones [who] helped black people." It's a little more complicated than that......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 1st, 2018

GOP to keep state Senate control after Democrat Felder pledges to remain with them

The state Senate will remain in Republican hands after a key Democratic senator who has sided with Republicans announced Tuesday that he'll stay put—regardless of whether his party wins a... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 24th, 2018

Paul Brandus: Here’s the candidate most likely to give Trump trouble

The Democratic candidate who may give Trump the most trouble is skilled at retail politics, a smooth but slashing debater, and has broad likability among voters......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2019

Karl Rove, “Green New Deal ‘Laundry List of Lunatic Ideas"”

FLASH: Green New Deal Reads Like a Democratic Party Suicide Pact Karl Rove, former White House deputy Chief of Staff, blasted the proposal by Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), for a Green New Deal and called it a “laundry list.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsFeb 14th, 2019

"We Have A New Kind Of Mass Squalor In America" But Kunstler Warns, Socialism"s Not The Answer

Authored by James Howard Kunstler via, Mistaken Futures And so the Democratic Party has gone and hoisted the flag of “socialism” on the mizzenmast of its foundering hulk as it sets sail for the edge of the world. Bad call by a s.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 11th, 2019

Ms. Ocasio-Cortez is Not the Future of Democratic Party

The ‘bright burning’ progressive rising-starlet Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, (D-NY) is being dubbed the future of the party, if that comes to pass the Democrats are in big trouble. In remarks on TV Thursday afterno.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsFeb 10th, 2019

Pelosi Mocks Ocasio-Cortez "Green New Deal"

Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) flipped her dentures at the "new face of the Democratic Party," Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), as the freshman congresswoman unveils the f.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 7th, 2019

Green New Deal? Ocasio-Cortez And Ed Markey Have A Big Proposal

The “Green New Deal“ spearheaded by Representatives Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (NY Democrat) and Ed Markey (MA Democrat) was immediately put down not just by Congressional Republicans, by even by Democratic House Speaker .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 7th, 2019

Billionaires Hate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s 70% Tax. Could It Help the Economy?

The proposed tax increase has 59% support from registered voters. Billionaires aren’t happy about Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s plan to hike taxes for the richest Americans. The New York congresswoman proposes increasing t.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 7th, 2019

Billionaires Hate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s 70% Tax, But It Could Help The Economy

The proposed tax increase has 59% support from registered voters Billionaires aren’t happy about Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s plan to hike taxes for the richest Americans. The New York congresswoman proposes increasing t.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 7th, 2019

The "future" of the Democratic Party, Stacey Abrams, made her national debut in the party"s response to Trump"s State of the Union

Screengrab/C-SPAN Former Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams de.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 6th, 2019

Embattled Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam reportedly considered leaving the Democratic Party amid fallout over yearbook photo scandal

Julia Rendleman for The Washington Post via Getty Images The embattled Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam began thinking of leaving the Democratic Party and governing the state as an independent, according to The Washington Post. Northam has also defied .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 6th, 2019

Gabbard Reveals The Bankruptcy Of American Left

Authored by Tom Luongo, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D – HI) is a perfect case study with what is wrong with American politics. She represents fairly standard Democratic party positions on issues like gay rights, gun control, health care and redistri.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 5th, 2019