Archive for the 'D.C.' Category

Bank Eat Bank: Bailout Encourages Mergers, “Paulson Decides Who Lives and Who Dies”

By American News Project | Related entries in Bad Decisions, Congress, Corporate Business, D.C., Democrats, Economy, Media, Ohio, Republicans

Hi, this is Danielle Ivory from ANP. My colleague, Lagan Sebert, and I have recently been covering the economic crisis and found ourselves thoroughly intrigued by the bank mergers happening all over the country. We looked into it, connected the dots, and this is what we discovered.. With newfound bailout money in their wallets, big […]

November 21st, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »

Obama Wins D.C.

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, D.C.

James Joyner’s tongue-in-cheek characterization… Osama bin Laden could run as a Democrat and win in DC, so it’s not exactly news. I think OBL would have some problems. D.C. carries 3 electoral votes. Tweet

November 4th, 2008 | Permalink| 1 Comment »

Meet Marge Tartaglione, Philly Voting Czar

By American News Project | Related entries in Bad Decisions, Breaking News, Constitution, D.C., Democrats, Discuss, Dumb Things Said By Smart People, Electoral College, General Politics, In The News, Law, Media, Pennsylvania, Republicans, United States, Voting, WTF?

Philadelphia is shaping up to be a key city in a key battleground state in this election, but machine problems and long lines may plague the polling stations and voter disenfranchisement will be a serious risk. Unfortunately for voters, the people charged with running a smooth election in Philly seem surprisingly unconcerned. Philly’s veritable election czar, Marge Tartaglione (D), in particular, shocked ANP with her comments at a recent hearing. See more videos at http://americannewsproject.com

November 1st, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »

ANP: Voters Sue Pennsylvania, Election Official Scoffs

By American News Project | Related entries in D.C., Democrats, Discuss, Dumb Things Said By Smart People, Elections, Electoral College, Ethics, In The News, Internet, Media, News, Pennsylvania, Polls, Race, Video, Voting, WTF?

Hi, this is Danielle Ivory at the American News Project in DC. Thanks to Justin Gardner for allowing us to post story items here! We’ll start doing this regularly next week. Just by way of introduction, the ANP is an independent non-profit video news organization in DC. We produce pieces for the web, but offer […]

October 25th, 2008 | Permalink| 1 Comment »

Obama Adds 4 Superdelegates Today

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, California, D.C., Democrats, Hillary, Super Delegates!!!, Washington

By the way, I’m adding “Total Delegates Needed To Clinch” to the totals below because Obama is getting within 100. First, Rep. Henry Waxman and Rep. Howard Berman of California… Senator Obama’s vision for change has inspired tens of millions of Americans,” Chairman Waxman said. “And he’s also proved that he has the experience, judgment, […]

May 15th, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »

Obama Racks Up 2 More Superdelegates Today

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Colorado, D.C., Democrats, Hillary, Super Delegates!!!

Sorry, I couldn’t resist that picture. He’s +4 today over Hillary. First, former Colorado governor and DNC chairman Roy Romer: Roy Romer, a former chairman of the Democratic National Committee and former governor of Colorado, said Tuesday that he is supporting Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., for president. In announcing his decision, Romer urged other superdelegates […]

May 13th, 2008 | Permalink| 2 Comments »

Political Zombies

By donar | Related entries in Barack, Cartoons, D.C., McCain, Media, Political Graffiti, Washington

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May 6th, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »

Papal Politics

By donar | Related entries in Barack, Cartoons, D.C., Hillary, Political Graffiti

Hello, this is my first post to Donklephant. My name is David Donar and I’m a political cartoonist. I’ve been published in the Best Editorial Cartoons of the Year, and now I’m really excited about expanding into the world of blogging. Thanks to Justin for having me and I look forward to adding something to […]

April 20th, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »

Dancing Is Now Illegal?

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Civil Liberties, D.C.

At least at national monuments in D.C. Also, from somebody at the scene… Perhaps six minutes into the event, security tried to stop us and kick us out of the memorial. Most of the Jefferson fans questioned the officers to try to understand what authority they citing to use force against us. Unfortunately I wasn’t […]

April 13th, 2008 | Permalink| 2 Comments »

McCain Sweeps Potomac Primaries

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in D.C., Maryland, McCain, Virginia

Forgot to post this. After his scare in Virginia, he easily beat Huck in the other two contests. Now to return Huck’s call about that VP position… Tweet

February 12th, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »