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Shawn Steel Laments the Obama Money Machine

Its not often that a post on the Flash Report can make me smile, but Republican apologist Shawn Steel has this post about Senator Barack Obama’s huge fundraising machine and how the Democrats are awash in money this year. In reading the post, its a classic case of denial for a conservative like Steel.  Why…

Obama and McCain to Share Stage at Saddleback

The New York Times is reporting that Saddleback Church Pastor Rick Warren has pulled off a political coup; major party presidential nominees Senator Barack Obama and Senator John McCain will attend an August 16 event at the Lake Forest-based megachurch. Obama attended an AIDs conference at Saddleback a year ago with Kansas Senator Sam Brownback. Pastor…

Change I Can REALLY Believe In!

(Proudly cross-posted at Clintonistas for Obama) You know, we hear the term “change” used so often as little more than a cheap political slogan. That’s why it’s been so refreshing to see Barack Obama give us reason to belive change is more than just a word. That’s why I’m so proud of our Democratic Party…

Lastest Field Poll; Voters Don’t Favor Prop 8

Today’s Field Poll results demonstrate a victory of sorts for the pro-equal rights and liberty crowd.  With Gay Marriages as the law of the land for about a month, thousands of Gay couples have tied the knot and the sky hasn’t fallen.  And I’m guessing Chuck DeVore’s traditional marriage is still intact and not damaged…

Bloggers Don’t Change Minds; We Cater to the Base

Chalk this post up to catch up from last week’s downtime.  Without getting into a lot of details, I had a discussion last week with another liberal family member who expressed intimidation at debating a more conservative family member on politics.  It was a case of not being as sure of his facts (which have…

ECCO Nuptial Bliss Wedding Reception!

On Sunday, July 27th, ECCO will be celebrating Full Marriage Equality at our Nuptial Bliss Wedding Reception. Brian Chase, Senior Staff Attorney for Lambda Legal, will be welcoming guests at the home of Retired Senator Joe and Diane Dunn (1911 Heliotrope, Santa Ana, CA) from 3pm to 5pm. The festivities will include champagne, hors d’oeuvres,…

Making Change Happen, One House Race at a Time

(Cross-posted at Clintonistas for Obama, PartyBuilder, & MyDD) Wow! Just wow. I’ve been perusing the FEC filings for the 2nd Quarter today. And you know what? Democrats rock… Especially our terrific candidates here in California! I am simply stunned by how well Democrats are doing… And conversely, how poorly these GOP incumbents are doing! It…