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…Because Hillary Said So!

Hillary told us that she wanted us to support Barack Obama, saying that she had fought too hard and too long in the trenches to lose this fight (paraphrasing). She told us to fight to elect Barack Obama as the next president of the United States. She’s told us as Hillary delegates to unite, to…

Hillary-Pledged Delegates in California Face Dilemma

Tonight Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks to the delegates on the anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment (Women’s Right to Vote). Many women are wearing white in commemoration of the movement. Suffragettes wore white, green, and violet which, if you take the first letter of the three colors stands for: Women Get the Vote.…

Strength Through Unity!

Tonight Hillary Clinton will speak to the Democratic National Convention. While the Hillary Puma’s are on the loose, there numbers are actually really small. Most delegates, Clinton and Obama alike recognize that Barack Obama is the nominee of the Democratic Party. The reality is, Democrats can only win capitalizing on our “Strength Through Unity.” I…

CA-48: Watch History Being Made This Thursday

Do you want to party with some good friends on Thursday when Barack Obama accepts the Democratic Presidential Nomination? Do you want to celebrate without having to do all your own “catering” at your house? Would you like to meet other wonderful Democrats in your community? If so, then why not come to Steve Young’s…

CA-46: So Dana Now Wants to Debate?

“It is not surprising that Dana Rohrabacher has chosen to bring Washington politics back home and try to mislead people about these debates,” said Kevin Thurman, Cook’s Campaign Manager. “We have never turned down a debate or forum with Congressman Rohrabacher. We ask that his campaign respond to our letter asking for three debates.” Apparently,…

Pedroza Jumps the Gun on Truman Dinner Speaker

Over on the Orange Juice Blog Art Pedroza has announced that a “pajarito” has told him that New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson is scheduled to be the featured speaker at the 2008 Democratic Party of Orange County Truman Awards Dinner. I ran into DPOC Executive Director Melahat Rafiei tonight so I asked her about it.…