Daily Archives: April 18, 2017

This Day in American History: April 18, 1923 – Yankee Stadium officially opens

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If tumbleweed and rattlesnakes could vote, Democrats would never win another election

Despite losing the national popular vote by a sizeable amount, Donald Trump took 230 congressional districts and Hillary Clinton just 205, as shown below. Daily Kos put together this helpful map to show us where they voted red, and where … Continue reading

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Trump’s problem: Elections and governing are two different things

When Trump threatens members of the Freedom Caucus with electoral doom for crossing him on health care reform, he should consider this, as per Axios. Moderate Republican House members have had a much tougher recess than conservatives when it comes to … Continue reading

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Bernie Sanders in 2020?

One poll only about a month old ranks Sen. Sanders among the most popular politicians in  the U.S. The Fox News poll put several names in the mix and 61 percent said they viewed Sanders favourably. Paul Ryan gets a thumbs … Continue reading

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Georgia 6th special election candidate Jon Ossoff talks politics

Today is Election Day in Georgia for the 6th congressional district. This is Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff with Chris Matthews sounding like a guy who does his homework.

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Morning Headlines

ABC News: What’s at stake in North Korea? Roll Call: Ryan is even less popular than Trump New York Times: Unreleased tax returns may doom Trump’s overhaul effort Politico: Hollywood collides with Trump in Georgia race The Hill: Five things … Continue reading

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