Tag Archive for Edwards

I Voted for Edwards. I’m Endorsing Obama.

When Senator John Edwards suspended his campaign last week I had my ballot ready to go, with Edwards marked as my choice for President. Having been a delegate for Senator Edwards to the 2004 Democratic National Convention, to say the least I was disappointed by the Senator’s decision. I sent it in anyway and have…

A Message From John Edwards

Here is Senator Edwards announcement from today. Also, there is this message on the Edwards Campaing Blog that, at least for those of us who have fought so hard to get the media to pay attention to the cause of economic justice, and hope for the end of poverty in America, resonates with what many of…

Senator Edwards Dropping out of the Race

The major media outlets are finally covering John Edwards’ Presidential Campaign. The problem is that they have chosen to do so just to cover his anticipated withdrawal from the race in New Orleans this afternoon. Here is the link to Senator Edwards’ remarks. I am disappointed that the main stream corporate media has managed to…

John Edwards returns to New Orleans, again…

John Edwards has spent a great deal of time in New Orleans over the past three years. It’s been a big part of his battle to end poverty and bring awareness to a situation that shouldn’t haven even happened in the first place. But the second tragedy besides the failure of the levees is the…

Obama Takes Decisive Lead in Early California Results

MyVote California High School Mock Presidential Primary Election – Ok, I admit it. I was surprised to learn of this. I’ve lived in California for 31 years and did not know this takes place. 450 high schools in California participate. High school students voted yesterday and today. It’s sanctioned by the Secretary of State’s office.…

Clinton, McCain Take Florida

Projections show Hillary Clinton winning decisively in Florida and John McCain nipping Mitt Romney in the Sunshine state. Stick a fork in Rudy Giuliani; he’s done and may endorse McCain as soon as Wednesday. Huckabee might be gone soon as well.

What Change Really Looks Like

(Cross-posted at MyDD and Daily Kos) Now with campaign season in full swing, we keep hearing about the word “change”. All the candidates say they’re for “change”, but they can’t quite explain to us what “change” means. I see the campaign rallies on the teevee, and I see the enthusiastic supporters holding their “Change Begins…