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We have to end the filibuster, at the very least for nominations, if not for everything. This has to happen because Republicans are now obstructing everything, and agencies of our government are going to start shutting down over this summer. Without action the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) closes its doors at the end of August and not long after that the Consumer The Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) will be without a director. These are just some of the nominations being obstructed -- filibustered -- in order to block these agencies from operating. Read more...
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Former Governor Howard Dean told CNN he won't rule out a 2016 bid for the Democratic nomination Read more...
Jim Hoft (left, wearing glasses) pretends to be an Occupy sympathizer It's already pretty well established that Jim Hoft is the wingnutosphere's most brazenly dishonest blogger, which really is saying something, considering the competition. Read more...

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Abortion is a legal medical procedure. It's not a satanic ritual. Get over it... Read more...
Netroots Nation Livestreaming for Saturday, June 9th With Schedule... Read more...
All times are Eastern Standard Time. Take a Walk, Scott: Post-Mortem of the Wisconsin Recalls Panel; Fri, 06/08/2012 - 10:30am, Ballroom A Citizens United, Super PACs and the Fight for Our Democracy Panel; Fri, 06/08/2012 - 03:00pm, Read more...
The Occupy movement created a major opportunity and an imperative for progressives: Figure out what a new system, one that isn’t based solely on individual greed and a race to the bottom, might look like. In this session, we will Read more...
I sat down to have a nice departing breakfast at my hotel in Minneapolis yesterday morning after a satisfying Netroots Nation, and as is my custom on such occasions, I bought the local Sunday paper. In this case, that meant buying a copy of Read more...