Category Archives: Hillary Clinton

Identity Politics

In case you missed it, Samantha Bee shows how misguided those who blame “identity politics” as the reason for Democratic losses in November. Republicans are horrible at governing but they are great at advertising and twisting words. As Samantha Bee … Continue reading

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Tess Rafferty: Aftermath Of 2016

From the youtube posting of this video: Tess Rafferty wrote this piece on November 10th, 2016, 48 hours after the election. I (Steve Cohen) suggested we put the post on film. Together with Aaron Barrocas we created this video. Since … Continue reading

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Cubs Win Is Big In Many Lives In Iowa

The late Steve Goodman with his tune about being a Cubs fan for the past century or so. Goodman was best known for writing “City of New Orleans.” Arlo Guthrie turned that into a major hit in the early 70s. … Continue reading

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Castro Brothers GOTV In Muscatine

Brothers Joaquin and Julian Castro stopped at the Guadalajara Restaurant in Muscatine to rally supporters to Get Out The Vote. Joaquin is a US Representative from San Antonio and twin brother Julian is the current Secretary of Housing and Urban … Continue reading

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Grassley Demands Justice Department Investigation Of Justice Department, And Clinton Blockade Begins

Sometimes something pops up online that says just what you want to say. So here is a post from Thursday’s Dailykos by Joan McCarter that does a good job of what Iowans can expect if Grassley is re-elected. Since Chuck … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Election Campaign, Charles Grassley, Hillary Clinton, Republican Obstruction, Republicn Policy, SCOTUS

Feeling Very Nervous

Just can’t help it. I am feeling very nervous about Tuesday. My concern is mostly due to the Republican party’s blatant voter suppression activities. From the legalized theft of votes from citizens through voter id laws that are targeted at … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Election Campaign, Branstad, Climate Change, Hillary Clinton, Iowa Legislature, Republican Obstruction, Republicn Policy, Retired Americans

Video: Trump Praises Hillary

From 2008: Videos like this make it pretty plain that Donald Trump’s candidacy is purely a lark. He stands for nothing. His motives are personal and profit driven. Trump has no interest in governing, and little interest in even learning … Continue reading

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Impeaching Clinton: One Reason To Vote For Democrats

Republicans have made little secret that they plan to impeach Hillary Clinton almost as soon as she removes her hand from the bible to shake the hand of Chief Justice Roberts. That is if they control one or both houses … Continue reading

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Campaign Ad Collage: Why Vote Democratic

While Patty Judge emphasizes her experience and leadership, Rick Smith at Iowa Starting Line wonders why “Grassley Works” hasn’t seemed to work on Iowa’s flood problems. “Fast forward six years later to September, 2016 and massive flooding once again hit … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Election Campaign, David Loebsack, Hillary Clinton, Jim Mowrer, Kim Weaver, Monica Vernon, Patty Judge

Democrats Continue To Run On Issues

As Republicans across the country and across Iowa run on fear and hate, Democrats continue to run on actual issues. This is often overlooked by the corporate media. Donald Trump himself has so confused things that he has decided to … Continue reading

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