About The Democratic Daily

The Democratic Daily was founded by Pamela Leavey in July 2005. Pamela was a volunteer writer for the JohnKerry.com Blog during the 2004 election cycle. She is a writer, entrepreneur and single mother living in Southern California. After the 2004 election, Pamela was one of the founding partners for LightUpTheDarkness.org.  … Continue reading

John Kerry Congratulates Gore, IPCC on Nobel Peace Prize Win

The congratulations are pouring in for Al Gore and IPCC in the wake of the announcement this morning that they were “jointly awarded the Nobel Peace Prize today for their work educating the world about global warming and pressing for political action to control it.” In a brief public appearance today in California, … Continue reading

Ted Kennedy Undergoes Surgery on Blocked Artery

Senator Ted Kennedy underwent surgery today to “repair a partially blocked artery in his neck, which was discovered during an examination of a decades-old back injury.” Kennedy, 75, underwent the hourlong procedure on his left carotid artery – a major supplier of blood to the neck and head – at Massachusetts General … Continue reading

Al Gore Wins Nobel Peace Prize with U.N. Panel on Climate Change

Congratulations Al Gore! It’s official: Former Vice President Al Gore and the U.N.’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change won the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize Friday for their efforts to spread awareness of man-made climate change and lay the foundations for counteracting it. “I am deeply honored to receive the Nobel … Continue reading

Kerry’s Keeping America’s Promise PAC Launches 6 State Radio Ad Campaign Targeting “Roadblock Republicans”

On Thursday, John Kerry’s Keeping America’s Promise PAC launched a set of 6 “user-generated” radio ads to help defeat the “Roadblock Republican” Senators who have been against changing course in Iraq with their rubberstamp support of the Bush’s Iraq policy. Each of the six Senators are up for re-election in 2008.  The commercials are … Continue reading

’08 Watch: It’s Getting A Bit Ugly Out There

The gloves have started come off with the ’08 Democratic hopefuls and there’s some nasty inuendos being tossed about. First, there’s this from the Iowa Independent (h/t Taylor Marsh) pointing to a set-up of sorts for the withdrawals from the Michigan ballot (see here):   Five individuals connected to five different campaigns … Continue reading