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For decades Democrats have lived by two rules of political survival: Support the death penalty.  Don’t raise taxes. So now Lieutenant Governor –...

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Senator Claire McCaskill, the newly elected (with a boost from Michael J. Fox) Missouri Democrat, won “election last year with a populist campaign bas...

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The News & Observer published a story last week about how blogs are changing local politics.  It’s by Jesse James DeConto (you gotta love his...

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Why does Mike Easley do it? Why – with all his communications skills – does he work so hard at not communicating? As Governor, he commands a big mic...

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It’s an old PR trick: Put out bad news on Friday.  Hope it gets lost over the weekend. That’s what the Bush Administration did last Friday with ...

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We Democrats are chatty folks. Our presidential candidates launch their campaigns with web-side chats.  Hillary sits on the couch for a chat.&nb...

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When President Bush met with House Republicans in a closed door session to defend his new troop deployment, he said, “I’m the decision-maker.” (News a...

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It may be a coincidence and not the vaunted Clinton PR machine at work, but since Hillary announced there have been two attacks on John Edwards (see G...

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The most eloquent – and effective – Democratic spokesman today may be a former Marine and Reagan Cabinet member: Jim Webb. If you missed the Virginia...

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It seemed peculiar: After former Speaker Jim Black had the State House pay one of his political appointees $80,000 to write a ‘history’ of the State H...

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