Keeping moderates and progressives happy – Trending Stuff

Keeping moderates and progressives happy – Trending Stuff

(CNN)Democrats were jubilant Thursday as Nancy Pelosi reclaimed the speaker’s gavel and the House of Representatives opened the 116th Congress. But you have to wonder how long the kumbaya can last in the Democratic conference, as divisions over style and …

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The ‘caravan’ faded from the news. Obama predicted this would happen. – Trending Stuff

The ‘caravan’ faded from the news. Obama predicted this would happen. – Trending Stuff

(CNN)The caravan is like Ebola. Let me explain what I mean. In the past few days, many members of the media have pointed out a sudden change in President Trump’s priorities. In the closing week of the midterm campaign, Trump …

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How the President rallied his base and alienated the suburbs – Trending Stuff

How the President rallied his base and alienated the suburbs – Trending Stuff

Washington (CNN)Donald Trump made the 2018 midterms all about him. The result — Democrats sweeping Republicans out of power in the House and expanding their hold on the Senate — illustrated the rewards and limitations of his all-base, all-the-time strategy. …

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A ‘scary time’ for Trump’s boys? It should be, as women have nothing to lose

A ‘scary time’ for Trump’s boys? It should be, as women have nothing to lose

Lynzy Lab Stewarts protest song exposes Donald Trumps rightwing mythology of confected male victimhood The brilliant Phil Ochs Bob Dylans rival, the late, tragic Phil Ochs said of the craft that defined him: A protest song is a song thats …

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Trump promises more firings at Justice and FBI – Trending Stuff

Trump promises more firings at Justice and FBI – Trending Stuff

President addresses midterms rally in Springfield, Missouri but does not discuss reports on deputy AG Rosenstein Donald Trump issued an ominous warning about the justice department and the FBI on Friday night, promising more firings to rid a lingering stench …

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Victims of Hurricane Michael are represented by climate deniers

Victims of Hurricane Michael are represented by climate deniers

Infrared image of Hurricane Michael Photograph: NASA/NOAA/UW-SSEC-CIMSS, William Straka III It is a wonder that a state like Florida, which will get pummeled by Michael, could vote for someone that denies climate change. Think of how backwards the situation is …

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Dennis Hof, pimp running for Nevada legislature, found dead at 72 – Trending Stuff

Dennis Hof, pimp running for Nevada legislature, found dead at 72 – Trending Stuff

Brothel owner featured in HBO series was pronounced dead after birthday party Dennis Hof, a pimp who gained notoriety for an HBO series about his brothel business and who fashioned himself as a Donald Trump-style Republican candidate for the Nevada …

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GOP senators slam activists protesting Collins ahead of Kavanaugh vote – Trending Stuff

GOP senators slam activists protesting Collins ahead of Kavanaugh vote – Trending Stuff

Washington (CNN)A group of Republican senators are defending their GOP colleague Sen. Susan Collins on Wednesday from liberal protesters pushing the the Maine senator to vote against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Collins is facing a crowdfunding campaign from liberal …

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