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Democrats Boo God and Jerusalem – Politics Informer Video

DNC Vote on Platform Change – At 2012 Democrat National Convention, DNC Chair Antonio Villaraigosa holds three votes on reinserting references to “God” and “… Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Senate Democrats, Bowing to Obama, Put Off Iran Vote

A group of Senate Democrats came to President Obama’s side on Tuesday, vowing to delay legislation that would impose new sanctions on Iran over its nuclear program. Full News here – First Draft

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U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez speaks about immigration reform at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington

Senate Democrats hold off on new Iran vote – for now

By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Several Democratic senators said on Tuesday they would give the Obama administration at least two more months to reach a nuclear deal with Iran before voting for tighter economic restrictions, easing the threat that Congress might override President Barack Obama's veto of a new sanctions bill. U.S. Senator Robert […]

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Senate Democrats Delay G.O.P. Attempt to Force Keystone Vote

Senate Democrats prevented Republicans from ending debate on the Keystone pipeline bill, although it is almost guaranteed to pass. Full News here – First Draft

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Long Led by Silver, Assembly Democrats Face Uncertainty on a Successor

Sheldon Silver, who has served as Assembly speaker for more than two decades, has given no indication that he plans to resign. But as Democrats look for a potential heir, they are finding few options. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Popularity of Liberal Democrats (05Oct14) – Politics Informer Video

A look at the Liberal Democrats popularity – or lack of it. Recorded from BBC1 HD, Sunday Politics, 05 October 2014.

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Democrats set 2016 nominating convention for week of July 25

The Democratic Party will meet the week of July 25 next year to nominate its 2016 presidential contender, gathering one week after Republicans convene to pick their White House candidate. Democratic Party officials said on Friday they were still in final negotiations with three cities – New York, Philadelphia and Columbus, Ohio – to host […]

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Why Obama’s Approval Rate Still Matters for Democrats

Alan Abramowitz: “The fate of the incumbent party’s candidate is strongly influenced by the popularity of the outgoing president. In fact, the incumbent president’s approval rating explains over half of the variance in the vote share of his party’s nominee. All three candidates seeking to succeed presidents with approval ratings below 50% were defeated, and […]

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Obama Seeks to Woo Fellow Democrats on Trade

President Barack Obama’s push for a new round of trade deals looks set to hinge on a small swing contingent of House Democratic lawmakers, testing the president’s ability to woo wary members of his own party. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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America Rising Video  An Open Letter to Democrats

America Rising Video An Open Letter to Democrats – Politics Informer Video

Originally posted and then taken down….apparently its back, but its too good to let it disappear. So here it is, originally posted by Buckrush. A message t… Video Rating: 4 / 5

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