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Diane Mitsch Bush Announced She's Running Against Scott Tipton, and I Couldn't Be Happier

…Now, if only her logo weren’t so cluttered.

(Photo credit: Colorado Politics)

I have been waiting for a democrat to announce a run against Tipton. All the right factors are falling into place. 338 more words

2018 Congressional Elections

Should Democratic Campaigns Do Post-Mortems?

It’s been less than a week since Jon Ossoff lost his race in Georgia. There has been much consternation about the race, what happened and why ( 524 more words

Congressional Races

Hold Onto Your Wallets People.

After the debacle in Georgia,  where national Democrats and especially the grassroots poured money into the race to the tune of $30,000,000 which much of it vanishing into the hands of… 502 more words

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Mothership Motherf***ers.

This is insane. Criminally insane? Just maybe but more on that later.

It pisses me off that I have friends who literally gave Jon Ossoff $5 a week and it was torched (h/t Van Jones) on completely greedy and incompetent consultants who abuse the progressive community online in a manner that makes Donald Trump look kind and honest. 568 more words

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The Three Ads That Lost The Race For Ossoff.

Donald Trump, Jr is right.

The Democrats (again) just won a medal (a very expensive one) for participation. The Democrats energized nationally (and that hurt in the long run) and failed to run a race to win (again) – they relied on a crap playbook and lost a race to a woman… 768 more words

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Day 81 – Maslow

The real name of this post should be “A super-short treatise (opinion, actually) on the intersection of Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs and The Body Politic.” 642 more words

How the Democratic Party Lost Its Way 

I made my first visit to the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee in 1998, when I was campaign manager for a longshot candidate running against an entrenched incumbent. 119 more words