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Red State Dems Kentucky

AMERICAN WORKER and MIDDLE CLASS AMERICA: Endangered Species via Ron Leach

This is a guest post from US Congressional Candidate for Kentucky’s 2nd District, Ronald Leach. We need leaders, not looters We need a Kentucky and America that Works for ALL of US We need a Functional Government that represents US In light of the Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission Supreme Court [...]

February 11, 2014 Eleanor Collins Living Blue KY, News 0

The Problems With An Annual Federal Balanced Budget Amendment via Greg Leichty

This is a guest post from US Senate Candidate Greg Leichty. Mr. Leichty is running for United States Senate in the 2014 Kentucky race. An annual balanced budget amendment in a constitution is a very popular idea.  Most states have one.   A balanced budget at the federal level, however, is [...]

February 5, 2014 Eleanor Collins Living Blue KY, News 0

Developing a More Rational Budget Process via Greg Leichty

This is a guest post from US Senate Candidate Greg Leichty. Mr. Leichty is running for United States Senate in the 2014 Kentucky race. The ultimate aim of budgeting for the federal government should be to aim balance the budget over the business cycle. It would be optimal for the [...]

January 27, 2014 Eleanor Collins News 0

Anti-Choice Groups Gearing Up for Red State Battles

The Next State-Level Fights Over Abortion Are Already Brewing… Last week, voters in Albuquerque rejected a ballot initiative that would have imposed the first city-level ban on later abortions. It was a closely-watched campaign — largely because a 20-week abortion ban in Albuquerque would have had far-reaching implications — and [...]

November 26, 2013 Jack Russell Red State Dems Network 0

A Twitter War That Says Everything About How Fox News Despises Journalism

The Progressive Populist blog reported a story about Fox News Business Reporter Charlie Gasparino’s ugly Twitter war last Friday night. Charlie has been in these sorts of bullying wars before, so it came as no surprise. What was insightful was what Charlie said and who he said it to. His [...]

November 4, 2013 Jack Russell Red State Dems Network 0

Public Shaming: North Dakota Woman Hands Out Halloween Note to Kids She Considers “Moderately Obese”

A woman in Fargo, ND called in to a local radio station to tell of her plan to hand out notes, instead of candy, to children she considers “moderately obese” this Halloween. The woman, who says her name is Cheryl and claims to be a mother herself, printed off the [...]

October 30, 2013 Jack Russell Red State Dems Network 0

Toxic Tea Film Festival – Week 2 – “Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch’s War on Journalism”

<a href=http://redstatedems.com/blog/2013/10/17/toxic-tea-film-festival-week-2-outfoxed-rupert-murdochs-war-journalism/ target=_self>Toxic Tea Film Festival – Week 2 – “Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch’s War on Journalism”</a>

Welcome to the second installment in our 10-week series titled “Toxic Tea Film Festival – Exposing the Agenda.” This is a joint project of Red State Dems and The Everlasting GOP Stoppers. The Tea Party movement has taken American politics by storm. But is this truly a populist uprising or [...]

October 18, 2013 Jack Russell Red State Dems Network 0

Toxic Tea Film Festival – Exposing the Agenda – “Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch’s War on Journalism”

<a href=http://redstatedems.com/blog/2013/10/10/toxic-tea-film-festival-exposing-agenda-outfoxed-rupert-murdochs-war-journalism/ target=_self>Toxic Tea Film Festival – Exposing the Agenda – “Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch’s War on Journalism”</a>

Welcome to the first installment in our 10-week series titled “Toxic Tea Film Festival – Exposing the Agenda.”This is a joint project of Red State Dems and The Everlasting GOP Stoppers. As the very foundation of our democracy continues to be threatened by a narrow and exclusionary Tea Party faction [...]

October 11, 2013 Jack Russell Red State Dems Network 0

D’Oh! ‘America Is Not Stupid’ Wins IRS Recognition as Tax-Exempt Nonprofit

<a href=http://redstatedems.com/blog/2013/10/09/doh-america-stupid-wins-irs-recognition-tax-exempt-nonprofit/ target=_self>D’Oh! ‘America Is Not Stupid’ Wins IRS Recognition as Tax-Exempt Nonprofit</a>

by Kim Barker, ProPublica Smart move? The IRS has granted nonprofit status to America Is Not Stupid – a so-called dark money group best known for a 2012 election ad featuring a talking baby who compared the smell of his diaper with a Montana senator. As ProPublica wrote in January, [...]

October 9, 2013 Jack Russell Red State Dems Network 0

Public Universities Ramp Up Aid for the Wealthy, Leaving the Poor Behind

by Marian Wang, ProPublica This story was co-published with The Chronicle of Higher Education. Shauniqua Epps was the sort of student that so many colleges say they want. She was a high achiever, graduating from high school with a 3.8 GPA and ranking among the top students in her class. [...]

September 11, 2013 Jack Russell Red State Dems Network 0