DNC Has Asinine New Anti-Bernie Rule

The Democratic National Committee (DNC) adopted a new rule on Friday aimed at keeping outsider candidates like Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) from trying to clinch the Democratic presidential nomination in 2020. The new rule, adopted by the DNC’s Rules and Bylaws Committee, requires all Democratic…

GOP Trying The McFeminism Strategy Now | #TheyreWithHer

House Republicans have doubled the number of female candidates they have recruited to run for congressional seats this year as they seek to hold their majority and counter accusations of a gender gap with Democrats. There are 103 Republican women, including incumbents, running for House…

YouTube says taking down Georgia GOP candidate’s ‘deportation bus’ ad was ‘the wrong call’

YouTube briefly took down a Georgia gubernatorial candidate’s campaign ad Wednesday for violating its policy against hate speech, before putting it back up and calling the initial decision a mistake. The ad opens with distorted dad rock and a steady cam shot of Republican primary…

POLL: Money In Politics Despised By Americans Across The Spectrum

In general, Americans have low regard for elected officials. And when asked about candidates running for office in the last several elections, only about half (47%) say the quality of candidates overall has been good, with just 7% saying they have been “very good”; about…

In stunning shift, solar and wind industry bets big on Republicans in 2018 election

American wind and solar companies are backing Republican candidates over Democrats in the 2018 election cycle by nearly two-to-one, which marks a huge shift from previous election cycles, a new analysis by Reuters shows. Clean energy political action committees (PACs) have so far donated $247,000 to…

Running on Progressive Policies Would Work in Swing Districts

–A new study suggests that running more progressive candidates would be an effective strategy for Democrats in swing districts https://theintercept.com/2018/03/21/democrats-progressive-policies-swing-districts/ -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Support Our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Donate via Bitcoin: 15evMNUN1g4qdRxywbHFCKNfdCTjxtztfj -Donate via Ethereum: 0xe3E6b538E1CD21D48Ff1Ddf2D744ea8B95Ba1930 -Donate via Litecoin: LhNVT9j5gQj8U1AbwLzwfoc5okDoiFn4Mt -Support when you buy cryptocurrency:…

MD Senate Passes Bill Requiring Presidential Candidates to Release Taxes

–The Maryland State Senate votes to mandate that all presidential candidates release the last five years of their tax returns to the public in order to appear on the ballot http://thehill.com/homenews/state-watch/376953-maryland-senate-passes-bill-requiring-presidential-candidates-release -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Support Our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Donate via Bitcoin: 15evMNUN1g4qdRxywbHFCKNfdCTjxtztfj -Donate via…