California NOW Falls in Behind Eric Garcetti

Eric Garcetti

*+-Patty Bellasalma: We are the National Organization FOR Women not OF women. We fight for gender equity and women and girls’ empowerment. That is the qualifying core value that candidates and members alike must display.

Michelle, Hillary, Elizabeth

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*+-Brent Budowsky: Elizabeth Warren is the honorable, principled, unbought, unbossed and incorruptible champion of the men and women of the 99 percent.

Meg Whitman’s “Vision Thing”

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*+-Next year, Arnold Schwarzenegger’s circus will leave Sacramento. The cigar tents will be packed up and his menagerie of lobbyists and hangers-on will follow him out of town. And like a departing circus it will leave in its wake a barren field strewn with garbage and elephant shit. Whoever is the next Republican nominee for governor will have to at least promise to clean up some of this mess. The last thing the state needs is a Margaret Thatcher wannabe.

Samuel J. Wurzelbacher, Joe the Plumber: Fighting for the American Dream

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*+-Few discoveries are more irritating than those which expose the pedigree of ideas. — Lord Acton The greatness of our nation can more easily be undone than you might expect. What I witnessed . . . only reinforced my view of how fragile our freedom is. — Samuel J. Wurzelbacher Not since the publication of […]

The End of the Ownership Society?

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*+-In his second inaugural address, President George W. Bush offered a vision of an “ownership society” In America’s ideal of freedom, citizens find the dignity and security of economic independence… To give every American a stake in the promise and future of our country, we will… build an ownership society. We will widen the ownership […]