Coming Up Short In Wisconsin, Dems Eye Battles Ahead

Although Washington progressive and Democratic groups put a lot of skin in the Wisconsin recall game — and ultimately came up short in that effort — they say they are not giving up, seeing more fights coming up. Although Wisconsin Democrats succeeded in recalling two state Republican senators Tuesday night, … Continue reading

Reid Picks Deficit Panel Super Committee Members

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid announced yesterday that he will appoint Democratic Senators Patty Murray (Wash.), Max Baucus (Mont.) and John Kerry (Mass.) as “his three choices for a super committee charged with finding more than $1 trillion in spending cuts by the end of this year.” Senator Murray will … Continue reading