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2008 Presidential Election

The 2008 election was what some thought the 2004 election would be.  A push for higher voter turnout resulted in what was one of the highest U.S. 686 more words

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Big Girls Don’t Cry: The Election that Changed Everything For American Women by Rebecca Traister

Here’s the main thing: Rebecca Traister can write her ass off. If anyone was going to be up to the task of summarizing what went down in the 2008 elections with regard to gender, race, and class it was Traister. 739 more words

Sarah Palin Was Exactly Right About Obama

Now that Obama has made his historic nuclear deal with Iran, I’m reminded of Sarah Palin’s prophetic words when she spoke at the Republican National Convention in 2008. 211 more words

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The Success of Bernie Sanders is Forcing Democrats to Admit They're Socialists

For Republicans, Bernie Sanders is the gift that keeps on giving. Not only is his surging popularity a huge embarrassment for the Democrats’ presumed 2016 nominee Hillary Clinton, it’s also forcing them to admit that they’re socialists. 595 more words

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The Business OF Politics

The Washington Post reported that Ted Cruz raised $10 million in the second quarter and a total of $14.2 million since announcing his candidacy. In addition, his super PACs have raised an additional $37 million. 326 more words

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Hillary Clinton Just Wants to Eat Some Pie

Remember back in 2008 when Obama responded to a reporter by saying he just wanted to eat his waffle?

That was all I could think of when I saw this video on… 124 more words

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Are you over 2016 already? Relive some earlier elections instead

Ever since Ted Cruz kicked things off in late March as the first candidate to jump into the 2016 race, it’s been a constant barrage of… 534 more words

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