Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand: Women Must Make Their Voices Heard and Vote!
Oct26

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand: Women Must Make Their Voices Heard and Vote!

by Senator Kirsten Gillibrand For so many Americans, this year’s elections represent a true turning point. For our middle class and poor families, it’s about whether they’ll continue to have access to the American dream. For our seniors, it’s about whether they’ll have a guaranteed benefit they’ve paid into all their lives. And for our immigrants, it’s about whether we’re going to have comprehensive immigration reform and allow so...

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Slashing spending “to the bone” will not solve the deficit
Apr13

Slashing spending “to the bone” will not solve the deficit

For those of you here in Texas watching the David Dewhurst for Senate ads — I get it, cutting spending to solve a deficit makes perfect sense. I balance a checkbook, too. When I lost my job last fall, my family had to make a number of spending changes and shift our budget. Substitute in any GOP candidate for public office, and you get the same budget strategy rhetoric: slash spending, cut federal spending,...

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President Obama’s 2012 State of the Union Address — MOMocrats Live Chat Viewing Party
Jan23

President Obama’s 2012 State of the Union Address — MOMocrats Live Chat Viewing Party

Join @socalmom, @hegemommy, @karoli, @cyn3matic and others on a MOMocrats.com live chat that covers the 2012 State of the Union address. We’ll be doing the online version starting at 6 pm PT / 9 pm ET and watching the official White House livestream.

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President Obama: If We GOTV for You, Will You Sing “Let’s Stay Together” by Al Green on Inauguration Day, January 2013?
Jan21

President Obama: If We GOTV for You, Will You Sing “Let’s Stay Together” by Al Green on Inauguration Day, January 2013?

Well, who knew our president could carry a tune? At a New York City fundraiser, President Obama sang out the first few words of Al Green’s “Let’s Stay Together” as a sort of personal homage to the singer, who had just performed at the event. The reaction has been swoony and enthusiastic, with mentions and American Idol-esque critiques around the web (over 738 related articles as of this posting a mere 24 hours...

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Dear RuPaul, Please Save America From Ron Paul in the Name of All That’s Glittery and Fabulous
Jan06

Dear RuPaul, Please Save America From Ron Paul in the Name of All That’s Glittery and Fabulous

The other night on Twitter, facing another episode of the World’s Most Unpleasant and Hateful Clowns Emerging From a Tiny Clown Car reality show which is the GOP presidential primary, I tweeted a plea for help from a higher power. And she answered.

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