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After Delay, California Congressman To Be Sworn In July 11

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California U.S. Rep.-elect Jimmy Gomez is expected to finally join fellow Democrats in Washington on July 11 — five weeks after he won a special election to replace Xavier Becerra, now California’s attorney general. 473 more words


WOW: Senator Kamala Harris

By Lizzy Heurich and the Persisterhood Staff

TP presents a new series: Woman of the Week (WOW).  WOW will honor a kick-ass woman who is excelling in her line of work, in her personal life, or elsewhere.   1,585 more words


When I Campaigned For Obama

The government cannot legislate morality and a political party cannot “Make America Great Again” or deliver “Hope and Change”.

Every time I make that statement it stings.

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7 Tips to Not Be a Jerk When Discussing Politics

After the 2016 Presidential election, the political landscape in America has evolved into a hostile wasteland filled with minefields and high explosives.  Social media has been overrun by countless shares and arguments between former acquaintances, now bitter enemies.   1,252 more words


Connecticut Democrats don't have a budget deal to vote this week

HARTFORD — Legislative Democrats said they won’t have a budget ready for a vote this week, making it more likely Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy… 108 more words