Republicans Aim to ‘Divide and Conquer’

Cross-posted at On The Issues MagazineBy Lu Bailey...more

I see the election as total manipulation too. This was all very phony. Even many conservative ...more

The Generation Gap: The Real Story in the Midterm Elections

The gains Republicans made among women voters has been one of the main storylines of the 2010 midterm elections. Despite these gains, the gender gap has persisted and according to the Center for American Women in Politics: “was at least as evident in 2010, a year of substantial Republican gains, as it was in 2008, a year when Democrats were elected in large numbers.” So the gender gap persists, but pales in significance when compared with the generation gap. ...more

When people see something written jump out at them they react hastily and without taking the ...more

2010 Election: The Day After Wrap-Up and Resources for Bloggers

Last night was pretty epic, and you know I'm not talking about the number of cookies, chips and cups of coffee I consumed while channel surfing in a room full of NE Ohio political bloggers (all who lean left, while our state went right!). ...more

Women's Campaign Forum is up with a prelim look at how their candidates ...more

Celebrites Tweet the Vote: Do You Care?

While most celebrities, like Eva Longoria, Kevin Smith and Rosario Dawson are simply using their (twitter) voices to encourage followers to vote, others have been more... uh... vocal about what to vote for this election day. ...more

Delivery is probably part of it. which is probably why I want to throttle my brother every time ...more

(VIDEO) BlogHer's Sarah Granger: How Politicians Are Using Social Media

BlogHer's Interim Political Director, Sarah Granger, talked to CBS about how politicians are using social media in this election: ...more

Sarah, you did a great job! The interviewer, however, would be served well by not acting like ...more

Boxer vs. Fiorina: 10 Questions & Video Answers

BlogHer has partnered with 10Questions, a project of the Personal Democracy Forum, to bring citizens' questions to political candidates. Here, we put the spotlight on some of the answers by California Senatorial candidates Barbara Boxer (Democrat) and Carly Fiorina (Republican). Question: Net Neutrality ...more