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Bloomberg: defeat a dangerous demagogue

UNITED STATES - JULY 27: Michael Bloomberg speaks at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia on Wednesday, July 27, 2016. (Photo By Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call) (CQ Roll Call via AP Images)

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg spoke July 27, 2016, in support of Hillary Clinton at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, offering a strong endorsement and stinging appraisal of her opponent, Bloomberg said he has been a Democrat, a Republican,…

Hillary Clinton nominated for president

Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine were officially nominated by attending delegates and after the roll call, President Bill Clinton gave his 10th consecutive address to the Democratic National Convention. The former president’s speech was impassioned and personal, describing his wife’s…

Franken is funny and fierce in Philly

Senator Al Franken of Minnesota told delegates at the Democratic national Convention in Philadelphia that he is a graduate of the scandal-plagued Trump University. “I got my doctorate in megalomania studies from Trump University,” Franken said as he put Trump…

Does Hillary Get It?

Does Hillary Clinton understand that the biggest divide in American politics is no longer between the right and the left, but between the anti-establishment and the establishment? I worry she doesn’t – at least not yet. A Democratic operative I’ve…