The Democrats’ unsolvable problem

There have been many stories about the Democrats’ 2014 election postmortem report, and their conclusions that the party needed to find away to appeal to rural white voters again. The bast comment I saw was on Facebook: “The report calls on the party to further explore why groups, such as white southerners, are abandoning the …

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Getting around the Senate Democrats

The left are waxing gleeful that the Democrats are using the filibuster to prevent consideration of the appropriation to keep the Department of Homeland Security open as long as the provisions to overturn President Obama’s executive orders on immigration are in there. But, the Republicans have a simple solution open to them: drop those provisions …

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The Democrats are “helping” the poor again!

We have previously noted that the Democrats are losing the white working class voter; here’s another reason why: EPA Makes Wood-Burning Stoves Unaffordable to Save the Planet Posted on February 7, 2015 by Philip Hodges All they have to do is claim that it’s all the save the planet, and they can create as many …

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The American Left: Do as I say, don’t do as I do!

Is there a more leftist city in the United States than San Francisco? Via Donald Douglas: As Parents Get More Choice, S.F. Schools Resegregate San Francisco faces a challenge: promoting educational options without undermining classroom diversity By Jeremy Adam Smith | San Francisco Public Press | February 2, 2015 – 8:40am Each January, parents across …

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Barack Obama, Loretta Lynch and the right to work

We may consider it to be an axiom: if President Obama nominates someone for an important federal position, that someone should never, ever be given a position of responsibility. Attorney General Nominee Defends Obama Immigration Changes WASHINGTON — Jan 28, 2015, 9:01 PM ET | By ERICA WERNER and ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press Confronting skeptical …

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The Pennsylvania Attorney General’s office is vacant in everything but name

The First Street Journal has not been particularly charitable to the Commonwealth’s Attorney General, but that is understandable: we don’t suffer fools gladly, and having a fool for an Attorney General is not a good thing. But this article is from a “progressive” Pennsylvania site: Kane Divorce Raising Questions by: John Morgan | Sun Dec 28, 2014 at 16:32:20 PM EST State AG Kathleen Kane is …

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Let’s break out the irony meter

From the Delaware Liberal, where site owner Jason Scott refuses to allow me to comment because I always show him up1: Delaware is First in something else not to be proud of…. Filed in National | by Delaware Dem | on January 27, 2015 ….and that is in states with the most uneven and unequal …

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The Democrats seem determined to throw away the votes of white Americans

We have mentioned the Democrats’ loss of the white working class1 voter previously, but this article, via Donald Douglas, shows just how bad it has become: White-Out: Where Democrats Lost the House In 2009, 76 Democrats represented primarily white working-class congressional districts. Just 15 of them are still in the House today. By Ronald Brownstein …

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