Category Archives: Elections

Former Secretary of State Colin Powell, Dead at the age of 84

RIP😪🙏🏽 This hits hard. BREAKING Former Secretary of State Colin Powell dies from COVID complications.His family said he was fully vaccinated against the disease: @RebeccaShabad, @NBCNews #ColinPowellhttps://t.co/p5vgf3ij5l https://t.co/47bE85B4zS pic.twitter.com/5zNmnnbKCy — Shomari Stone (@shomaristone) October 18, 2021 General Colin Powell understood … Continue reading

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Open Thread | The California Recall

So, this happened: I've seen enough: the vote to recall CA Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) fails. — Dave Wasserman (@Redistrict) September 15, 2021 Called 12 minutes after the polls closed. It's the Beltway Media/Punditry with egg on their face for … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Happy Labor Day

Happy Labor Day! Thank a Union for everything you like in the workplace. G'mornin' Nasties! Happy Saturday and Happy Labor Day weekend! New sure to thank those Laborers who built America and be thankful to the Unions that brought us … Continue reading

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Open Thread | The Ohio-11 Special Election

Congratulations to Shontel Brown, who has defeated Nina Turner in the Democratic Party Primary to replace Marcia Fudge, who became Secretary of HUD. Shontel Brown wins Ohio Democratic primary in show of establishment strength https://t.co/jjPvvkEStl — VOTE SHONTEL BROWN FOR … Continue reading

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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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