Category Archives: Elections

Open Thread | The Future of the Democratic Party

It is no secret that I am a fan of Congresswoman Lauren Underwood. She does the work. Always putting in the time. Getting things done. It’s not a coincidence that when President Biden came to Illinois last week, he went … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Texas Needs You, Beto.

Beto in Texas Our own SouthernGirl2 and her family went to a Townhall with Beto. In Washington County, Brenham, Texas. Beto is going everywhere in Texas. He’s not just going to the blue parts of the State. He wants every … Continue reading

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Open Thread | This Is The Truth Of What We Are Facing

This is exactly where we are right now as a country.   Let’s dissect this. This is what Culture War looks like. We do not have a functioning two party system in America. The Republican Party is the vessel of … Continue reading

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Open Thread | More From GQP Voter Suppression

Must always keep up with them and their Voter Suppression tactics.😠😠😠 NEW and must-read from @alexazura @CEssig @madisonfdong: Polling places for urban voters of color would be cut under Texas Senate's version of voting bill being negotiated with House, @TexasTribune … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Those Who Want to Suppress the Vote

Ari Berman is always on it. Keeping up with the Demons who want to suppress the vote.😠😠😠 WATCH: @AriBerman explains on @allinwithchris the most shocking parts of his big story with @NickSurgey about how conservative dark money is running a … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Moscow Mitch Has Said the Quiet Part Out Loud

For those in the MSM who continue to push that ‘why doesn’t the President do more for bi-partisanship, Moscow Mitch has given you the answer: Psaki responds to McConnell saying "100% of my focus" is on "standing up" to Biden … Continue reading

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Open Thread | How to View Things

I have been struggling with coming up with topics. I saw a tweet this week that said that cable news viewership is down. I believe it. People Want normal back. They want sanity back. It’s weird. Trying to go back. … Continue reading

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Open Thread | So…They Had a Hearing About the New Jim Crow..

And the GQP decided to try and question Stacey Abrams about it. As well as others. It did not go well.   Republican Senator John Cornyn: So you believe that the GA legislature made deliberate attempts to suppress the minority … Continue reading

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Open Thread | We Are Going Through Some Stuff In Chicago

We just are. And, the Mayor has been under fire because of the latest police shooting of that 13 year old child. And, while I have not been all around pleased with the Mayor’s response, I am not calling for … Continue reading

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Open Thread | More of the New Jim Crow

Texas has decided that Georgia shouldn’t be alone.   The Texas Senate just voted to limit Texans' voting options. Senate Bill 7, a GOP priority, would limit early voting hours, prohibit drive-thru voting and bar local election officials from proactively … Continue reading

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