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Senator Kerry Wows Students at The Ohio State University

After a medium sized event earlier in Columbus, Senator Kerry spoke to a huge crowd of students at Ohio State University, the media and many of the Democratic candidates who are poised to take positions in the state and federal government. Excitement filled the University Union not unlike what was seen in the campaign of […]

Teresa Heinz Kerry and William McDonough Encourage Sustainability in Idaho

Megan Thomas of the Idaho Mountain Express reports on an event with Teresa Heinz Kerry in SunValley, Idaho on Friday, Sept. 29, at the Sun Valley Inn — the Sun Valley Sustainability Conference. Even Teresa Heinz wonders what it would be like to be emperor for a day. If she were emperor, the philanthropist and […]

John Kerry Asks Ohio To Vote Early

Earlier today Senator John Kerry visited Columbus, the state capitol of Ohio. He spoke at a local church community center to a gathering of local residents, media, and politicians about the importance of voting early. There were about four TV stations, a few videocameras, and live blogging through OhioDems. The mayor of Columbus Michael Coleman, […]

Who’s Soft on Terror?

How deep in denial is Dubya? Oh so very deep… Yesterday the Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist suggested that “the Afghan guerrilla war can never be won militarily and called for efforts to bring the Taliban and their supporters into the Afghan government,” and today Bush was calling the Democrats “soft on terror.” Bush spent […]

Bush Won’t Return Foley Donation

As Bush proclaimed today that he was “dismayed and shocked” by the Foley scandal, the RNC said that Bush would not return $2,000 that former Rep. Mark Foley’s PAC gave to his re-election campaign in June 2003. Some other Republicans were returning or donating money that Foley had donated to their campaigns, but RNC spokeswoman […]

Senators Kerry and Snowe Introduce Landmark Bipartisan Climate Change Proposal

On Friday, John Kerry and Olympia Snowe introduced aggressive bipartisan legislation to reduce the emissions of greenhouse gases that cause global warming. The legislation sets forceful greenhouse gas emissions targets that the best science available suggests will keep temperatures below the danger point. “For years now on climate change, Washington keeps postponing the reckoning until […]

Oh My! Foley Had CyberSex While Awaiting House Vote

The entire Foley debacle just took another bad turn today as ABC’s The Blotter uncovers more IM’s including an IM that shows “Foley (R-FL) interrupted a vote on the floor of the House in 2003 to engage in Internet sex with a high school student who had served as a congressional page.” The IM was […]

Kerry Stumps at ISU to Urge Student Political Action

John Kerry was in Iowa yesterday, speaking at ISU, urging students to get out the vote in the upcoming mid-term elections. The quips below from the Des Moines Register highlight Kerry’s ability to connect with the youth. Obviously students at ISU were thrilled to have Kerry there speaking on issues. I witnessed a similar phenomena […]