Florida presidential primary change draws party wrath for donkeys and elephants in Sunshine State

There’s a verbal sparring match going on right now, and it pits national leaders of both major American political parties against state leaders. Both Democrats and Republicans steering the national organizations are threatening action if Florida proceeds with a January 29 primary. The Sunshine State risks losing votes over a fracas that may seem uninteresting to some, but is actually very significant in more ways than one. ...more

41 Dems Vote to Continue Ease of Domestic Spying

At 10:20 p.m. yesterday 41 Democrats voted with all but two Republicans to continue the Bush administration's unconstitutional wiretapping program. Why weren't the Sunday morning talking heads jaw-boning about this? ...more