Conservative leaders are meeting at CPAC 2018 to preach their values. Not surprisingly, they are not allowing guns inside – it is a gun free zone. It’s almost as if they don’t trust their lunatic base to carry guns…around them anyways. They should be allowed carry guns around you and your children.
Pa. gerrymandering case: State Supreme Court releases new congressional map for 2018 elections – Philly
A victory for representative government in Pennsylvania.
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court released its congressional district map Monday to be used for the 2018 elections, the latest in an ongoing gerrymandering case. Republicans have vowed to resist the court’s order.
To that end, we’ll be putting $30 million behind our youth organizing program in ten states, and redoubling our efforts with the Need to Impeach campaign — already over 4 million strong.
There will be more announcements on how you can get involved in the coming weeks and months. Stay updated at tomsteyer.com.
Every election cycle a new batch or right wing zealots appear that make the old ones look good by comparison. Meanwhile Democrats continue to creep right as sane republicans jump ship and party bosses claim to represent the nonexistent “center”. People want change! If Democrats or those on the left won’t provide it, the batshit crazy rightwing reactionaries will surely fill the void….
The insurgent’s victory in Alabama is likely to fuel other primary challenges in a year that was supposed to be kind to the GOP.
If the populist left doesn’t seize some power in the 2018 elections and gain a foothold, America is headed for a one party corporate state. The establishment Democrats are doing everything in their power to make sure that doesn’t happen
“I have previously argued that the Democratic Party’s civil war was unavoidable and has been a long time coming. Like most people, I assumed it would play out under President Hillary Clinton, not with the party reeling in defeat and at a historic low ebb. In the face of a national emergency, maybe Democrats will find some medium-term way to bridge the gulf between pro-business liberal coalition politics and a social-democratic vision of major structural reform and economic justice.”
Lessons of Montana: There’s no quick fix for Trump or our damaged democracy — and the Democrats still look hopeless