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Mar 05 2016
The Democratic Party Got Crushed During The Obama Presidency. Here's Why
The GOP may be in the midst of an identity crisis, but the Democratic Party is also facing a political crisis that could be made a lot worse if it doesn't win the White House in November.
Part of President Obama's legacy is the health of his party. He's had many successes in office — health care reform, climate change regulations, Wall Street reform — but his legacyNPR (Online News)
Jul 04 2012
Possible No. 2 to Romney Knows Ways of the Capital
He has played the role of Hillary Rodham Clinton, Al Gore and Barack Obama. He has spent hours studying intricate details of their policy positions, perfecting the cadences of their voices and refining the lines of attack against their Republican opponents.New York Times (News)
Oct 28 2019
Washington Post Faces Backlash After Headline On ISIS Leader's Death
The Washington Post is receiving backlash after calling ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi an "austere religious scholar." Al-Baghdadi was initially labeled the "Islamic State's terrorist-in-chief" before the notice was changed soon after. The Post then corrected the current title, calling him an "extremist leader of the Islamic State." A Post editor said the notice "never should have read thatDaily Beast Fox News (Online News) USA TODAY
Feb 08 2013
John Brennan Testimony Causes Lawmakers To Consider Regulating Drone Strikes
CIA Director-designate John Brennan's vigorous defense of drone strikes to kill terror suspects – even American citizens – overseas is causing key lawmakers to consider lifting secrecy from what has become an important weapon in the fight against al-Qaida.HuffPost
Apr 15 2017
Flashback: That Time Chris Matthews Also Said Hitler Didn't Use Chemical Weapons. Should We Torch Him Too?
White House Press Secretary stepped in it this week. During Tuesday’s briefing, he said this when answering a question related to the recent chemical weapons attack in Syria that killed at least 80 people, including women and children, and the massive missile attack that occurred in response to that heinous assault. He made a reference to Adolf Hitler, saying that he didn’t stoop as low asTownhall
Aug 14 2016
Leaders of New York City mosque killed in daylight shooting
An imam and a second community leader shot to death Were Their after leaving mosque in Queens on Saturday afternoon.
The New York Police Department Identified as one victim Imam Maulama Akonjee, 55., According to the Associated Press, the second victim was Thara Uddin, 64, assisted WHO Akonjee at the Jame Masjid Al-Furqan mosque. Were Both shot in the head by a Man Who Approached themWashington Post
Apr 01 2020
Coronavirus drives competing global ‘playbooks’
Democratic and more authoritarian governments have adopted many similar measures to address COVID-19. But it’s worth watching for where they diverge – including steps toward tighter controls on dissent and support for coordinated international response.
For hundreds of millions of us across the globe, much of life as we’ve known it is now on hold. Not so, however, politics. OrChristian Science Monitor
Oct 13 2020
Democratic Warnings That Confirming Amy Coney Barrett Would Doom Obamacare Are Implausible and Confused
There is little reason to think Barrett would vote to overturn the Affordable Care Act, which in any case seems legally secure.
During Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation hearing today, several Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee worried that the 7th Circuit judge would vote to overturn the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Sens. Chris Coons (D–DelReason
Aug 14 2015
Are You Ready For...Gore 2016?
Desperate times call for desperate...Al Gore?
Democrats are reportedly getting close to hitting the panic button on Hillary Clinton's presidential candidacy as the scandal surrounding her possession of top secret, classified information continues to get worse. Bernie Sanders is currently beating Clinton in New Hampshire and Joe Biden looks like he'll be jumping into the race sometimeTownhall
Sep 16 2020
Dem Hack Chuck Todd ‘Uncomfortable’ With Historic Middle East Peace Deal
On MSNBC’s MTP Daily Tuesday afternoon, host Chuck Todd revealed that he is so deep in the tank for the Democratic Party that he can’t even credit President Trump for the historic Middle East peace deal achieved by his administration. Just moments after a White House signing ceremony finalizing the agreement had concluded, Todd whined about feeling “uncomfortable” about Trump’s accomplishmentNewsBusters