Joe Biden Launches National Volunteer Call Day On Sunday, August 9th

Received this e-mail today from former Vice President Joe Biden’s presidential campaign: This election year is different. Our country is different. We’ve seen a wave of grassroots supporters from across the country coming together — online — to find community and do something good during these tough times. It has been incredible. Every day, we’re building a…

Monthly Poll From Now to the Election: August

Please rec this diary so I can collect enough data. I’m conducting an experiment here, and I need your help. Below is a poll of possible presidential election outcomes. Please select the one that you think, today, is most likely to be what happens on Nov 3rd, after all the votes are counted. On the…

where dat “full and complete” health care plan that Trump has promised he'd sign by August 2nd

August Surprise possible tomorrow, x Looking forward to seeing that “full and complete” health care plan that @realDonaldTrump has promised he will sign by Aug 2. pic.twitter.com/m2OEBoAGps— Karen Tumulty (@ktumulty) July 20, 2020 x Trump’s searching for his health plan, which he said he’d sign today, out on the golf course. pic.twitter.com/AxMACs2cI8 — Jason Sparks…

GOP expecting 50,000 bipedal disease vectors at August convention

Seeding 50,000 enthusiastic Republican voters with coronavirus and then sending them home to their Republican friends and loved ones sounds like a diabolical Democratic plan, but no. It’s the current roadmap for a Donald Trump 2020 reelection victory. These folks have already abandonded their dignity and their country to worship at the cloven hooves of…

So this is my first post since August 25

which is the longest I have ever gone silent here since joining this site during the 2004 cycle in December, 2003. Given how visible I have been here, I thought I owed the community some explanation for my silence. Let me start by noting that I have not lost interest in politics nor in what…