Category Archives: Democrats

The Collapse of Principle: Opinions on TSA Invading Your Personal Space

If you’ve stopped to think about it, doesn’t it seem odd that the angst over TSA’s scans and pat-downs have come frequently from conservative Republicans, and justification of the actions have come from the Administration’s liberal Democrat defenders on national … Continue reading

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Donkey trouble

In a truly amazing two-year shift of political sentiments throughout the nation, the Democratic party is about to plummet from the heights of its 2008 conquest–with pollsters agreeing that voters will punish the party with all of the reigns of … Continue reading

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Interesting when stereotypes are shredded: Gay conservatives campaign against Barney Frank, House Democrats

You’ve got to love this. A political group of gay conservatives will begin airing ads against a handful of Democratic candidates on Monday, including a spot against openly gay congressman Barney Frank of Massachusetts. In a statement, GOProud declares that … Continue reading

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More than words: very funny political cartoons of 2010–Obama hope, BP pelican, tea party, Halloween economics, Al Gore dating, Democrats at Little Big Horn

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How can politics be more Christian?

As Christians, should we abandon the political parties that have moved to the left and right and establish a radical center? Calvin College professor Steve Monsma argues that we should, in a post at the fine new blog at Q … Continue reading

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10 Stories to Chew on: Fewer young Democrats, miner and mistress in hot water, some Christians undermining faith in mosque debate, and more

1. Fewer Young Democrats:  Though many students are liberals on social issues, the economic reality of a weak job market has taken a toll on their loyalties: far fewer 18- to 29-year-olds now identify themselves as Democrats compared with 2008. … Continue reading

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Should Evangelicals Embrace The Tea Party?

The Tea Party is not a Christian movement. It’s a populist political protest movement that has resonates with a large number of people who have been disturbed by most the outrageous government spending in the nation’s history. There are many evangelical … Continue reading

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10 Stories to Chew on This Weekend: Fewer young Democrats, miner and mistress in hot water, some Christians undermining faith in mosque debate, and more

1.   Beyond the Obama Swoon: Fewer young voters see themselves as Democrats.  Though many students are liberals on social issues, the economic reality of a weak job market has taken a toll on their loyalties: far fewer 18- to 29-year-olds … Continue reading

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Five of the most interesting stories for Sept. 1: The lackluster Obama speech, amazing Federer shot, Murkowski concession, and more

1. Obama lavishes praise on Bush (well, not really): The president’s commendation of Bush was something like telling your buddy that his new girlfriend has a “nice personality.” Mike Gerson wrote in the Washington Post: Obama’s mention of Bush was … Continue reading

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House of Democrats Passes Health Bill

The U.S. Congress did not pass the bill realigning the health care system: the Democratic caucus did. As the NY times opines, until yesterday: Never in modern memory has a major piece of legislation passed without a single Republican vote. … Continue reading

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