Tag Archive for Democrats

The Name Game

The Register’s Sunday Opinion section actually had a little balance this week; two “Reader Rebuttals” from the center-left and a liberal viewpoint on the 5-year aniversary of the Iraq War.  Plus a George McGovern reprint of his Wall Street Journal column that Republicans hailed (ever notice that liberals are always kooks until they might take…

Alarmism at the FlushReport, who’da thunk?

I have to admit to not having visited the FlashReport prior to coming to the Liberal OC and on a whim I went to check it out. I guess that was my first mistake. Yes, Democrats hope to seize 2/3 of the State Legislature to raise taxes! Of course, if you actually read the articles…

Huntington Beach Mayor Debbie Cook Wins Democratic Party Support

Mayor Debbie Coook’s campaign for Congress hits high gear. First is this good news in a press release from the Campaign. HB MAYOR DEBBIE COOK IS ON HER WAY TO BEING DEMOCRATIC PARTY’S OFFICIAL CHOICE FOR THE 46TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT Huntington Beach Mayor Debbie Cook won nearly unanimous delegate support for her Congressional campaign during…

Dem Wins Indiana Special Election

Indianapolis City Councilman Andre Carson, a Democrat, won tonights special election for Indiana’s 7th Congressional District.  Carson defeated Republican Jon Elrod by garnering 54% of the vote to Elrod’s 43%.  Libertarian Sean Shepard was also on the ballot and received 2% of the votes. Carson will be replacing his grandmother the late Rep. Julia Carson (D) who…

Hillary Clinton: Our Comeback Champion

(Cross-posted at MyDD) This wasn’t supposed to happen yesterday. We weren’t supposed to be talking about this today. Weren’t we supposed to be talking about Hillary Clinton dropping out and “Hillary leaving for the good of the party“? Whoops… I guess the media once again declared Hillary dead before she came roaring back to life.…