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Media Plans to Call Democratic Primary for Hillary Clinton Before California Polls Close

Chris Matthews sat down with Bernie Sanders’ campaign manager, Jeff Weaver, and confirmed that MSNBC and several other media networks intend to call the Democratic primary race for Hillary Clinton before polls close in California on June 7. Matthews said … Continue reading

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Timeline of @MoDemParty denial of VAN access.

Maria Chappelle-Nadal On December 21, I communicated by text and by phone with the Missouri Democratic Party regarding access to the Voter Activation Network, VAN. I was initially told that it would not be a problem for our campaign to … Continue reading

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Video | Harry Reid: “Senate Republicans are ADDICTED to KOCH”

YEP, THEY’RE A LL BOUGHT & PAID FOR.  AND THEY ARE RESPONSIBLE for VOTER SUPPRESSION, ANTI-ABORTION LAWS, GUTTING FOOD STAMP PROGRAMS, ATTEMPTS TO REPEAL THE ACA, INCREASED GUN VIOLENCE, SYG LAWS THAT ARE KILLING OUR BLACK BOYS & MEN, WHILE … Continue reading

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The Clintons Think Somebody’s Playing With Them. NOBODY is playing with them.

I read two stories this week that made me go ‘hmmm’. The first story was from Politico: Priorities USA: We’re not sitting out 2014 Priorities USA says ‘no one should sit out the 2014 midterm elections, period.’ By MAGGIE HABERMAN … Continue reading

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Serendipity SOUL | Wednesday Open Thread

happy HUMP day, Everyone! Ms. Desiline Victor is a VICTORIOUS VOTER For Rand & Marco

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Senate Republicans Filibustered The Disclosure Act, Blocking Transparency In Campaign Financing

Senate Republicans filibustered the the Disclose Act, and thus blocked any TRANSPARENCY in campaign financing. 17- SEVENTEEN ANGRY OLD WHITE MEN BUYING ELECTION- From Harry Reid, and he ought to know! Here are a few blogs covering the Gop’s filibustering … Continue reading

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Rev. Al Sharpton Speaks On Voting Rights: If You’re WHITE & Republican; It’s ALRIGHT In Primary | General Elections; If You’re BLACK & Democrat, GET BACK: Voter Shenanigans Pending!

Defense of Voting rights escalates to federal level. USE THE SAME ID THAT WAS USED FOR BUSH 1, BUSH 2, CLINTON, CARTER, ETC. This would be too much like EASY, right? The poor, elderly, Blacks, Hispanics, and other POC are … Continue reading

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