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Party Ideology in America
An investigation into the range of ideology and polarisation between Democrats and Republicans
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Two Roads Diverged: Jim DeMint Leaves U.S. Senate for Heritage ...

Two Roads Diverged: Jim DeMint Leaves U.S. Senate for Heritage ... | Party Ideology in America | Scoop.it
He is now just past 70 and the nation is almost a quarter century removed from Ronald Reagan's last year in office. .....
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Daily Kos: Pelosi: Just say no to raising the Medicare age

Daily Kos: Pelosi: Just say no to raising the Medicare age | Party Ideology in America | Scoop.it
The Congressional Budget Office recently estimated that it would save $125 billion over 10 years. Pelosi echoed this complaint succinctly, saying: “Show me the money.” She also said flatly that she didn't believe raising the ...
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Alice Rivlin - Will Our Polarized Politics Push Us over the Fiscal Cliff?

October 18, 2012 Will Our Polarized Politics Push Us over the Fiscal Cliff?
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Daily Kos: Time to call the left pressure reserves

Daily Kos: Time to call the left pressure reserves | Party Ideology in America | Scoop.it
... and sane progressive values FDR had. The left has been currently pressuring senate democrats, Nancy Pelosi, and Obama to keep away from bad ideas that misguided President Obama and other Democrats at key times.
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Obama vs. Boehner: Fiscal Cliff

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Boehner Purges Fiscal Conservatives From House Leadership ...

Boehner Purges Fiscal Conservatives From House Leadership ... | Party Ideology in America | Scoop.it
... true to the fiscally conservative Tea Party message that won in 2010, House Speaker John Boehner has reportedly removed several of Congress's most outspoken fiscal hawks from committees dealing with fiscal matters, ...
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Boehner: Going to edge of fiscal cliff Obama's 'deliberate strategy ...

Boehner: Going to edge of fiscal cliff Obama's 'deliberate strategy ... | Party Ideology in America | Scoop.it
House Speaker John Boehner said on Friday that going to the “edge of the fiscal cliff” is President Obama's “deliberate strategy” in negotiations between the White House and congressional leaders. “Four days ago we offered ...
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Nancy Pelosi Urged To Stay By Progressives In Last-Minute Bid

Nancy Pelosi Urged To Stay By Progressives In Last-Minute Bid | Party Ideology in America | Scoop.it
MoveOn.org, liberal members of Congress and progressive activists in Washington are working to whip together an effort to convince Pelosi that her work in Congress is far from done. If Pelosi steps down, ....
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Progressive Media 'Tougher' On Obama - Business Insider

Progressive Media 'Tougher' On Obama - Business Insider | Party Ideology in America | Scoop.it
"In the days and weeks following Obama's victory, progressive voices, primarily in print media, have made efforts to push the president on key parts of the unfinished liberal agenda - including climate change, drone strikes, troop ...
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Obama rejects Republicans' fiscal cliff offer - POLITICO.com

Obama rejects Republicans' fiscal cliff offer - POLITICO.com | Party Ideology in America | Scoop.it
President Barack Obama on Tuesday dismissed a House Republican deficit reduction offer as “still out of balance,” saying there will be no agreement until the GOP drops its opposition to income tax hikes.
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No 'Fiscal Cliff' Middle Ground

No 'Fiscal Cliff' Middle Ground | Party Ideology in America | Scoop.it
The latest machinations surrounding the so-called fiscal cliff, a combination of tax increases and spending cuts many economists insist would put the nation back into recession, continue. Ironically, the ...
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Will Speaker Boehner's Purge Of Tea Party Membership On Key ...

Will Speaker Boehner's Purge Of Tea Party Membership On Key ... | Party Ideology in America | Scoop.it
While Washington D.C. political leaders battle on Capitol Hill and in the White House over the approaching ominous fiscal cliff, it appears House Speaker John Boehner has shoved conservative House Tea Party members over another type of cliff.
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Time to Remove Boehner as Speaker? - Rachel Alexander - Page 1

After removing the Congressmen, Boehner warned other members of Congress that he will be watching how they vote. The three ...
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SNL parody of the fiscal cliff situation

SNL parody of the fiscal cliff situation | Party Ideology in America | Scoop.it
Obama told story after story of Republicans throwing Boehner's milk in the garbage, putting a rubber snake in his office desk, and trapping him half-naked into a ladies' bathroom, pressing Boehner to embarrassingly explain the ....
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