Tag Archive for Conservative

Sunday Read: A Blogger Crashes the Gates to The LA Times

  With all the projected red ink, The Times and other newspapers are starting to pay attention to the budget mess. Unfortunately, this newspaper has recently gone out of its way to suggest that the budget crisis is primarily traceable to spending. The role that tax policy plays in the persistent revenue shortfalls receives much…

Will State or OC GOP Require a Loyalty Oath Like Virginia Does?

Found this story off of the Associated Press.  If you’re a Republican and you plan to vote in Virginia’s primary, you must pledge an oath of loyalty to the Republican Party. It’s catching on elsewhere…..could it happen here? RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — If you’re planning to vote in Virginia’s February Republican presidential primary, be prepared…

“Shock Doctrine” Author Naomi Klein Comes to LA December 6

Dear friends, Robert Greenwald has been raving about Naomi Klein’s new book, “The Shock Doctrine.”   A week from Thursday, he will be having a conversation with her at a Town Hall Los Angeles event, and we’d love it if you would come.  Details are below.  Town Hall’s Writers Bloc presents Naomi Klein (“The Shock Doctrine”)…

CDP E-Board Wrap-up

OK, everyone. I sincerely hope you’ve been finding my updates helpful. I know that not all of you were able to come to the Anaheim Sheraton to see for yourself what YOUR Democratic Party is doing. That’s why I’ve been trying my best to let you know what’s happening inside, and what you can expect…

Register Editorial: Republicans are the Party of Big Government

Today’s Register editorial reports that our national debt is now $9 trillion dollars and lays the blame squarely at the feet of President Bush and the Republicans who held ppower for that long.  The Register reports that the federal debt has more than doubled under Bush epxanding by about $5.6 trillion dollars.  I have a…

Remembering on Veterans’ Day

So today is Veterans’ Day. Today is the 89th Anniversary of the day World War I ended, and today is the day we remember all our brave soldiers that fought in all past (and present) wars to serve our nation and defend what we value most about this nation. I’ve been thinking about the meaning…