Green a progressive running for Congress

On March 18, the residents of Illinois' 13th Congressional District have a unique opportunity to choose a true progressive as the Democratic Party's candidate. I have total confidence that David Green will be a strong candidate to face the Republican nominee come Nov. 4 and will represent us in Congress more effectively than other candidates. read more

Mr. President, Please Shut Up

Al Jazeera America, which continues to have the best domestic political commentary I’ve heard, had an interesting take on a growing insurgency—one inside the Democratic Party in Washington. it’s apparently much along the lines of the fatigue we discussed a few weeks ago here. As Obama’s popularity continues to plunge and as polls continue to show more than 2/3 of all Americans want some changes ...