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Liberal Lurch: Both Parties Find Progressive Jesus In Dying Moments Of Campaign

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The dishonesty of politicians is nauseating.... unless, maybe just maybe progressive policies actually perform better than conservatives want to admit.


Liberal Lurch: Both Parties Find Progressive Jesus In Dying Moments Of Campaign

WASHINGTON -- While the GOP has effectively locked down the campaign for the House and is in a good place to win control of the Senate, the contours of the midterm election have taken on a decidedly liberal edge as candidates make their closing arguments.

From the Deep South to the frontiers of Alaska, candidates from both parties are one-upping each other in support of entitlement programs such as Medicare and Social Security, positioning themselves as populists, and standing up for the minimum wage, renewable fuels and, at least rhetorically, some modicum of reproductive freedom.

Extra, Extra, read all about it here.....

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/10/30/liberal-issues-midterm-elections_n_6065410.html

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