Remember President Obama saying that Hillary Clinton was the most qualified person to ever run for president? I do. He said it on Wednesday night at the DNC. “I don’t think there’s ever been someone so qualified to hold this office,” he said. And remember the times when Jeb Bush has said that Donald Trump is “a chaos candidate” … More Serious candidates propose serious platforms. @HillaryClinton smashes @realDonaldTrump [#NeverTrump]
Last night, speakers ripped out one zinger after another on Trump. While some of them were funny and earned laughs mixed with boos, Joe Biden was right, there’s something that’s not in any way funny about them. That anyone can say any of the following things about a neighbor much less a presidential candidate should … More Why #ImWithHer Reflections on #DonaldTrump #CHIP #Flint & #fracking [#DemsInPhilly #DNC2016]
In the last 24 hours Democratic politics and the course of the party have been officially formed. The floor roll vote from the states was held. Bernie Sanders lost that vote. In a classy move, he suspended the rules and ceded the nomination to former first lady, New York Senator, and Secretary of State … More #DNC2016 day 2: Relationships, education, and health insurance are not abstractions.
These #DNC2016 posts will simply be posts of ideas and impressions from my time. Analysis and deeper reflection will come later. They’re as much my gut as anything else. I know that there are many many stories out right now about what happened but I’m not going to bother addressing them. I’m IN the delegation and IN the convention. … More #DNC2016 I: We can #FeelTheBern & say #ImWithHer bc we are #StrongerTogether
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Unlike any major candidate in generations, Donald Trump is temperamentally, emotionally, and intellectually unfit to be President of the United States. He would be an embarrassment and, more importantly, present far too high a risk of precipitating an economic, social, or military catastrophe. If you disagree with that assessment, this post is…
I was in two rallies today. Lots of talk. Lots of signs. And since I was focused on the task at hand–marching for a clean energy revolution in this country–I didn’t take pics. But I need to note some of them and some of the feeling in the air. There were thousands of people in … More My take aways on who’s outside of the #DNCC2016 this week? The (understandably) angry left.
We have started a clean energy transformation in this country. It’s not a decade from now. It’s not going to start in a year. It’s already started. But what we need is a clean energy revolution. Today at noon, we will be marching from Philadelphia City Hall to the DNCC tp call for the Clean Energy Revolution! Are you with … More Today we marched for clean & #renewableenergy! #CleanEnergyMarch