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Howard Dean in SoCal to Promote Beth Krom for Congress

An Update with new photos courtesy of Lou Delgado. Dr. Howard Dean, former DNC chair and the architect of the victorious 2006 and 2008 elections, is in Los Angeles tonight to promote the Congressional candidacy of Irvine city council member Beth Krom. We don’t have a location for you because it’s pretty Secret Squirrel, but…

Senate Health Care Reform Moves Forward As GOP Filibuster Fails

In the early hours of Monday morning, the Republican effort to block the Senate version of Health Care Reform legislation failed on a 60-40 vote.  There will be several votes to follow, but this was the big one. Later this week the final bill will be the subject of a simple majority vote, which is expected to pass and send the bill to conference committee to reconcile with the House bill.

Brother, Can You Spare Five Dimes?

One of the best known songs of the Great “Republican” Depression “Brother Can you Spare a Dime”was written in 1931. Viewed as the anthem of the shattered dreams of the Depression era, considering our current economic recession and our shattered dreams of Change, this song seems to be strikingly relevant.

A Message from Howard Dean

Four years ago, I became chairman with a mandate for bottom-up reform — grow the Democratic Party in your neighborhood and every other community in America. We promised to compete in every state, for every level of office. And we demanded a party that would stand up for itself and fight for an agenda that…

Dean wants Superdelegates to decide…NOW!

An increasingly firm Howard Dean told CNN again Thursday that he needs superdelegates to say who they’re for – and “I need them to say who they’re for starting now.”“We cannot give up two or three months of active campaigning and healing time,” the Democratic National Committee Chairman told CNN’s Wolf Blitzer. “We’ve got to…