Rick Perlstein

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  • 11 years ago

    The centrist Democratic Leadership Council meets this week in Columbus, Ohio, with Senator Hillary Clinton the newly named chair of their newly launched yearlong "American Dream Initiative." Her mission: to come up with a new idea agenda for the D...

  • 12 years ago

    You might wonder—were you someone unfamiliar with or in denial about the ways of the Karl Rove Mafia—how George W. Bush could blunder into nominating someone as attorney general so obviously implicated in the most legally questionable an...

  • 12 years ago

    The game is still afoot in Ohio. Taking advantage of a state law that allows presidential candidates to request an official recount if they finance it themselves, David Cobb of the Green Party and Michael Badnarik of the Libertarians raised $113,6...

  • 12 years ago

    Eagle Eye has returned from the dead for one more blog entry. This from Bob Jones III, congratulating President Bush for his victory against "the agenda of paganism." Congratulatory letter to President George W. Bush from Dr. Bob Jones III Novembe...

  • 12 years ago

    Just got a letter from my friend Pastor Upton. I'm on his distribution list, to which he sends out "action alerts" with the Apostolic Congress seal, designed to mimic the Great Seal of the United States. (I learned some time ago that it's against ...

  • 12 years ago

    Put yourself in the Machiavellian marching boots of a movement conservative ca. 1988. The Reagan Revolution is in full swing. You are in law school, and dream grand dreams of someday making it onto the Supreme Court: reversing Roe v. Wade, atrophy...


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