Thomas Jefferson Street

January 2014


Republicans Will Win in 2014 By Focusing on Obamacare and Immigration

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Republicans can have a pretty good year at the ballot box in 2014 if, as the Doors sang, they can "keep [their] eyes on the road and [their] hands upon the wheel."

Democratic funders have all but given up retaking the House and are training resources on retaining the Senate, which political ...

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Christie, Chris
Clinton, Hillary
2014 Congressional elections
Congress
Republican Party

Mike Huckabee and Rand Paul's Women Flubs Will Help Hillary Clinton

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With enemies like Chris Christie, Mike Huckabee and Rand Paul, Hillary Clinton doesn't need much help from her friends to reach the White House. Events are breaking her way. Last week, Huckebee did his bit to help out the former secretary of state, and before that Christie, who was the

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Clinton, Hillary
Huckabee, Mike
Paul, Rand
2016 presidential election
female voters
women's health

Opposing a Minimum Wage Hike Doesn't Mean Republicans Hate the Poor

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Tomorrow evening, President Obama will convene both houses of Congress for his fifth State of the Union address. As with election nights, debate nights and those long, heady weeks when our two major parties hold their quadrennial conventions, tempers are bound to run hotter than usual.

There is a ...

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politics
Democratic Party
Republican Party
minimum wage
alternative minimum tax
State of the Union

A Hillary Clinton 2016 Presidential Campaign Would Be Bad for Democracy

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In an interview that aired on C-SPAN last night, Barbara Bush announced her opposition to a presidential bid by her son, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush. "If we can't find more than two or three families to run for higher office, that's silly," she said. "Because there are great governors and great ...

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Clinton, Hillary
2016 presidential election
Bush, Jeb
Bush, Barbara
President
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