Eric Florack on November 14th, 2007

David Hill… who has really got to consider a non de plume, if he’s going to continue working at The Hill, says: While Texan Ron Paul’s stock is soaring nationally, there is trouble on the home front. In September, Paul finished third in a straw poll of 1,300 Texas Republican activists who had been delegates […]

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davidl on November 14th, 2007

The other day,, Bit complained about the lack of honest coverage of Mrs. Clinton.  Well, the theme that we have been pounding for months is starting to resonate in the media. To that end, Bit’s plea for help gets answered from an interesting source, Camille Paglia. Salon: What compulsive micromanagement, ultimately emanating from Hillary herself, […]

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Eric Florack on November 14th, 2007

John Dickerson wins our “Snark of the Day Award” with this gem: Now we know, though, that it was Clinton’s staff that gave Gallo-Chasanoff that question to ask. Which makes the senator’s answer amusing. “It’s usually young people who ask me about global warming,” she said. Perhaps it’s usually young people because in the binder […]

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Eric Florack on November 14th, 2007

The Washington Post is saying: Even as the Democratic primary fight enters the final stretch, plans are proceeding apace among party strategists to build an independent money machine that will rival or eclipse what they created in 2004, when donors poured millions into two key outside-the-party organizations — America Coming Together and the Media Fund. […]

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Eric Florack on November 14th, 2007

Kevin Drum makes the usual argument… VOTER ID….The State of Indiana has the most stringent voter ID laws in the country. Democrats are always griping about this, and have even gone so far as to challenge Indiana’s law in the Supreme Court. But this is just silly. In this day and age everyone has a […]

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davidl on November 14th, 2007

The Seattle Times has her collective head buried in the distal end of her alimentary canal: Activists protesting military shipments at the Port of Olympia poured cement over railroad tracks to try to block shipments coming out of the Port today, according to Olympia police. Nobody was arrested after protesters unsuccessfully tried to keep trains […]

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Eric Florack on November 14th, 2007

If we ever needed an indication of the way Newsweek is going, we don’t anymore. Newsweek press release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, November 13, 2007 MARKOS MOULITSAS, FOUNDER AND PUBLISHER OF DAILYKOS.COM, TO BECOME NEWSWEEK CONTRIBUTOR FOR 2008 PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN New York — Markos Moulitsas, the founder and publisher of dailykos.com, will become a Newsweek […]

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Eric Florack on November 14th, 2007

Debbie Schlussel, this morning: **** UPDATE: Muslim FBI/CIA Agent Spy for Hezbollah is Sis-in-Law of Hezbollah’s $20 Million Financier; FBI/CIA Allowed Her to Remain on Job for FOUR! Years ****; Shocker: Hezbollah Said They’d Infiltrate the FBI & They Did; When a Spy is “Not a Spy”; Printer Friendly By Debbie Schlussel **** UPDATE: I […]

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Eric Florack on November 14th, 2007

New York Times- Gov. Eliot Spitzer is abandoning his plan to issue driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants, saying that opposition is just too overwhelming to move forward with such a policy. The governor, who is to announce the move formally on Wednesday, said in an interview Tuesday night that he did not reach the decision […]

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