Brent Budowsky: Across America, from campuses to churches, from union halls to town meetings, from Hollywood to Main Street, Americans are rising and will soon be voting against the hate, fear and lies that President Trump pedals in his closing argument of his bitterly divisive midterm election campaign.
Brent Budowsky: Democrats are the party of justice that would never countenance a Supreme Court nominee who makes an angry, partisan, bitterly divisive and insult-laden speech at his confirmation hearing.
Brent Budowsky: This is not a moment for complacency or easy talk of blue waves. It is a moment for bold and maximum action and turnout based on a powerful and urgent sense of opportunity and danger.
Brent Budowsky: Klobuchar began by mentioning the challenges with alcoholism faced by her father and proceeded to ask Kavanaugh, in a respectful and serious manner, whether he had ever used so much alcohol that he could not remember what had happened during the time he had been drinking.
Brent Budowsky: Murkowski could prove in our times that one woman with courage can make a majority in the Senate, and perform a timeless service for women everywhere.
Brent Budowsky: Democrats should devise proposals to repeal the most egregious provisions of GOP tax cuts that provided lavish benefits to the wealthiest citizens, and replace them with tax cuts that lift the lives of Americans who receive little or nothing from the GOP tax cuts.
Brent Budowsky: At a time when polls are showing danger for Republicans, from Trump’s sky-high unpopularity to their low support in the midterm elections, this book will put intense pressure on Republicans facing the grave danger of going down with Trump’s ship in the midterms.
Brent Budowsky: The unprecedented spectacle of a president attacking his own attorney general over a pending investigation began long ago and has continued relentlessly ever since.
Brent Budowsky: The great curse of Republicans in the midterm elections is that on issue after issue, many of them appear to be playing the role of Fredo Corleone, the hapless, duplicitous and incompetent sycophant in the original Godfather.
Brent Budowsky: The steady stream of negative news flow is destined to continue indefinitely and escalate to white-hot intensity as the midterm voting comes closer.
Brent Budowsky: When Obama begins actively campaigning for Democrats, cable news will bring live coverage of every Obama speech for Democrats alongside live coverage of every Trump speech for Republicans.
Brent Budowsky: Believers in freedom and democracy owe a profound debt to Defense Secretary Mattis, who towers above all others inside the Trump administration as a bulwark of the democratic alliance.
Brent Budowsky: Will also dramatized the single greatest truth about the midterm elections in 2018, which is that the only way to create a check and balance today is to vote Democratic for House and Senate candidates in the midterm elections.