Blue Dog Democrats

I'm not quite sure what's more disgusting about this interview -- former Blue Dog Artur Davis pretending that there is anything besides some self-serving motivation and making sure he gets some more face time on cable television with his Read more...
If you want a classic example of the way Establishment Democrats are perfectly tone-deaf when it comes to the concerns of the working families they like to flatter themselves as representing, take a look at how the race in Washington's Read more...
It looks like Digby is as tired of Mr. Wingnuts John Avlon’s hackery on CNN as I am. As she noted Avlon and the other Villagers on the panel of John King’s show are just desperate for our political class to just get along, or in other words for Read more...
Blue Dog Democrat Heath Shuler appeared on CNN's State of the Union and said he would challenge Nancy Pelosi for leadership post in the House if she doesn't step aside. The Booman Tribune did an excellent breakdown on why Blue Dogs like Shuler Read more...
Despite what you might expect, Alabama's fifth congressional district features a tight race between two very different candidates -- with no "enthusiasm gap" among Democrats. In the left corner is Steve Raby, local business leader and former Read more...

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I've always agreed with Howard Dean's fifty state strategy where as head of the DNC he felt we should try to get Democrats elected in every district in every part of the country and not to let any races go unchallenged. I never agreed with Rahmbo's Read more...
I write about the need for journalists and bloggers and even average working class families to read books about the history of our country. Doing rese Read more...
Look closely, ladies and gentlemen, because the Republican party is the face of evil. How could anyone in their right mind oppose unemployment benef Read more...
[media id=11571] A lot of good points made by Thom here on why Democrats are having trouble with their "centrist" or corporate candidates and on how Read more...
From The Chris Matthews Show 'Tell me something I don't know' segment, Kathleen Parker throws this tidbit out there: Parker: I'm hearing a couple of Read more...