MainLine Peace Action/DelMont PDA

December 7, 2010

Let’s Take Back The Democratic Party

Filed under: elections — Tags: , , , — Walter Ebmeyer @ 8:00 am

Last month’s election was a disaster for the Blue Dogs and a golden opportunity for progressives to reassert their role in the Democratic party.  This article suggests that that is far more intelligent than breaking off into a third party.  Paste the link to your browser.

http://www.opednews.com/articles/Democrats-and-Progressives-by-Don-Smith-101202-740.html

November 6, 2010

Progressives Were The Real Winners

Filed under: elections — Tags: , , , — Walter Ebmeyer @ 6:03 am

Randy Shannon (PDA – PA04) writes about the many successes of progressives in Tuesday’s election and lists the winners.  It’s pretty clear that most voters wanted real progressive Democrats and not Blue Dogs.

http://beavercountyblue.org/2010/11/04/medicare-for-all-co-sponsors-returned-to-congress-by-big-margins/