A Bloomberg poll asking Bernie Sanders supporters if they would support Hillary in November shows that the Clinton campaign's efforts to woo Bernie voters is not working.
Defeated by Donald J. Trump in the 2016 primaries and derided by fellow Republicans for his subsequent embrace of Mr. Trump, Gov.
I wrote this 'op-ed' recently and it does not currently have a home, so I thought I'd post it here for comment.
At its June 24th, 2016 meeting, the Democratic Platform Drafting Committee voted 7-to-6 AGAINST including support for single-payer healthcare, despite having the backing of 81% of Democrats.
When Neera Tanden proposed alternative language that simply supported healthcare as a right, and thanked Bernie Sanders for his advocacy, Cornel West called her out.
Michael Brooks is filling in for Sam Seder today on the Majority Report. In this clip, Cornel West explains the specific moral reasons that made him unable to support the DNC committee platform.
Like a bull in a China shop made of subpoeenas, Chris Christie’s charging towards every closing door. A couple of weeks ago it was announced by the lawyers representing three of the defendants accused of shutting down the George Washington Bridge as a part of a Chris Christie revenge scheme, that Governor Christie was obstructing justice by losing/destroying important evidence.
For all you LEVs. Hillary champions, that is.
June 30, 2016
Clinton and Trump, Fear and Fascism
by Richard Moser
Conservative to Fund Republicans Who Back Climate Change Action
A self-described conservative North Carolina businessman has promised to spend at least $5 million through his political action committee to back five Republican congressional candidates who have supported taking action to curb climate change.
If they get in office, I bet they'll fall in line and toe the oil company line.
Brexit win has much to teach Democrats about Trump threat, warns senator, and elites ignore frustrations of workers and the poor at their own peril.
Platform committee's waffling on trade leaves Clinton vulnerable to Trump's predictable attacks.
The Vermont senator is raising the possibility of some convention disruptions:
Michel de Nostradame, the 16th century apothecary and seer, published prophecies that remain chilling to this day.