You know, I've been doing this a long time, and I've loved it. Politics is normally a zero sum game. Somebody wins, somebody else loses. Somebody gains, somebody else loses. And every once in a thousand years or so,...
Look, nobody but Manchin and Sinema actually understands, even in their own sick, twisted minds the rationale for their decision to gut voting rights by protecting a Jim Crow era filibuster rule. But it no longer matters. These two...
This just broke on The Rachel Maddow Show just before her handoff to Lawrence O'Donnell. The Senate was supposed to have the week off next week. Hell, why not? They just had three weeks off two weeks ago, why not burn...
Tonight, on his handover from Rachel Maddow, Lawrence O'Donnell threw a helluva teaser out there. He said that Arizona Kyrsten Sinema was into a closed door meeting with fellow Democrats to discuss voting rights and filibuster reform. But it was...
First of all, a good day to you both, and thanks for your time and attention. When it comes to politics, you've both had a pretty good run playing the same game, portraying yourselves as the last of the...
Since June, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and his Republican caucus have filibustered three separate Democratic voting rights bills, refusing to permit even a floor debate on the legislation as GOP-led states intensify their assault on the franchise. But with Senate Democrats...
Not to spoil anybody's holiday cheer, but let's not forget that we have a sick relative on life support this Christmas and her name is democracy. We are intensely hoping that the old girl pulls through, after the past...
Someday the Lincoln Project will be able to string these together and make "Last Year In the Republican Party." What an epic that will be. You will recognize many of the clips. You've seen them here. Some are new. https://twitter.com/ProjectLincoln/status/1470921554867277826 We laugh...
The GOP is a dying party. If that were not true, they would never have put a buffoon like Donald Trump on their ticket in 2016 and again in 2020, let alone contemplating him for the House Speaker-ship or...
The 2021 Virginia state elections are two weeks from next Tuesday, and Democrats are nervous. Frankly I prefer that. Play like you're 10 points down in the second half. And there is cause, as former Governor Terry McAuliffe is...

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