Category - 2018 midterm elections

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Beware the “bipartisan” trap: Democrats should resist pointless “compromise”

With Democrats about to imagine management of the Home of Representatives, we’re being handled to a different spherical of wide-ranging requires...

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No tears for Paul Ryan: On the short, unhappy tenure of the worst House speaker ever

There’s appreciable pathos and dramatic irony to the finish of Paul Ryan’s political profession — if you’ll be able to view him from a distance, like a...

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How did Larry Hogan, Maryland’s Republican governor, survive the blue wave?

The votes have been hardly in when the Washington Publish began explaining why Republican Gov. Larry Hogan gained re-election in deep blue Maryland. It was...

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Son and daughter of the Confederacy: Donald Trump and Cindy Hyde-Smith are a love match

Donald Trump traveled to Mississippi on Monday to offer help to embattled Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, whose repeated acts of public and personal racism in addition...

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Why Democrats must embrace Ocasio-Cortez’s “Green New Deal” proposal

Because the legendary caravan menace magically disappeared two weeks after the election, with the announcement that troops deployed would begin to come...

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Wall Street is leading the attack on Pelosi — Steny Hoyer is the real barrier for progressives

It’s unimaginable to know the Democratic rebel towards Nancy Pelosi with out understanding the method energy works in the Home of Representatives. To know the...

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Playing nice is not an option, Democrats: It never works. It’s time to stand up for something

Within the wake of the midterm elections, there’s large strain from all instructions for Democrats to play nice with Donald Trump and the Republicans...

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Donald Trump’s fascist politics and the language of disappearance

In an age when velocity overcomes thought, a tradition of immediacy blots out any vestige of historic reminiscence and markets substitute social classes...