Democrats Have Little to Show for Their #Resistance

While President Trump and Congressional Republicans celebrate the closing of a successful 2017, Democrats have little to show for their #resistance. True, they’ve successfully managed to present a unified front of opposition to Republicans at every turn. But it’s come at the expense of anything resembling a positive, forward-looking agenda. Rather than commit to actual…
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How Democrats Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Shutdown

While most Americans are frantically trying to get their holiday decorations up, cookies baked and presents purchased, Congress is also feeling the squeeze. With just days before the Christmas recess Republicans are working hard to get their tax bill to President Donald Trump’s desk while also striking a deal with Democrats to keep the government’s…
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Brazile’s Revelation of DNC Misdeeds Re-Opens Old Wounds for Democrats

Despite running one of the worst presidential campaigns in history, Clinton still can’t come to grips with the idea that she lost. Almost immediately following her stunning defeat she began searching for a scapegoat, blaming “a vast Russian conspiracy,” “voter suppression,” the “Comey letter,” the media who covered Comey’s investigation “like it was Pearl Harbor,”…
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Democrats are “Openly Panicked” By Gillespie’s Comeback in Virginia Gubernatorial Race

With less than two weeks until Election Day for Virginia’s gubernatorial race, Democrat panic is beginning to reach a fever pitch. This race was supposed to be the “sure thing” that helped them reverse a trend of embarrassing special election losses. Never mind that this should be Democrats to lose. After all, the state supported…
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The Dawn of the Berniecrats

The center of power in the Democratic Party has shifted dramatically in Bernie Sanders’ direction following Hillary Clinton’s loss in the 2016 presidential race. And as power has shifted so too has the party’s agenda. But to what end? After all, Sanders has become the de facto leader of the Democratic Party despite fervently stating…
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Sanders’ Leads the Democrat Lemmings Off the Healthcare Cliff

“These are simply not tax rates that I can responsibly support or urge the Legislature to pass,” Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin said in 2015 after dropping his hoped-for vision for single-payer healthcare. “In my judgment, the potential economic disruption and risks would be too great to small businesses, working families and the state’s economy.” Bernie…
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Hillary Clinton Is Still Fighting for the Soul of the Democratic Party. She’s Losing

Democrats may fashion themselves to be progressives, but they can’t seem to progress beyond the contentious 2016 election that nearly tore their party in two. The latest event to drag them back through the past is the upcoming release of Hillary Clinton’s memoire—“What Happened”—an epic attempt at shifting blame to anyone and everything but her…
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Democrats Have a Hillary Problem and a Bernie Problem

Democrats have settled quickly into their role as an opposition party, throwing up roadblocks to any and all policy ideas in the name of undermining the Republican Congress. That’s not surprising. What is surprising is that they have so embraced their role as a force of opposition that they’ve taken to attacking their own would-be…
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Democrats’ Self-Sabotage is Undermining Senate Hopes

“Today, I will tell you, with lots of prayers and lots of thinking, I can’t help you anymore being a Democrat governor,” West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice said at a rally with President Donald Trump in Huntington. “So tomorrow, I will be changing my registration to Republican.” Gov. Justice’s abandonment of the Democratic Party, just…
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Republicans’ Medicaid Reforms Are Just What the Doctor Ordered

Obamacare is in jeopardy and Democrats know it. And while they don’t necessarily want to own the inevitable collapse of the individual market that Obamacare put into motion, neither do they want to admit that it took electing a GOP-led Senate to fix it. So it’s not surprising that Democrats are pulling out the stops…
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