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2018's Most Important Primaries

2018's Most Important Primaries

If you've been with Blue America for enough years, you'll remember the excruciating battles we backed for Donna Edwards, Beto O'Rourke and Matt Cartwright when they took on corrupt old conservative
Joe Crowley Must Be Stopped-- Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Can Do It

Joe Crowley Must Be Stopped-- Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Can Do It

Earlier this week Bernie sent his supporters an e-mail explaining what he hopes to accomplish by barnstorming in Pennsylvania with congressional candidates Jess King and Greg Edwards. He wrote that

This viral campaign video for a progressive New York Democratic primary challenger cost less than $10K and spread like wildfire

https://youtu.be/rq3QXIVR0bs Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is a community organizer from the Bronx who is challenging New York Democratic Rep. Joe Crowley for the party nomination; she's a Bernie
Big Win In Maine-- And 7 Contests Tuesday

Big Win In Maine-- And 7 Contests Tuesday

We had some great news a few days ago. Finally— 8 days after the polls closed, Maine's Secretary of State verified that Jared Golden, a full-blown progressive champion, beat his opponents in the first

Progressive Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Pulls Off Stunning Upset In NY-14

This is amazing, The future of the Democratic Party just arrived. Is it ready? Source: CNBC Activist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez defeated powerful House Democrat Joe Crowley in a stunning primary
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a 28-year-old socialist, topples powerful incumbent Joe Crowley

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a 28-year-old socialist, topples powerful incumbent Joe Crowley

Rep. Joe Crowley (D-NY) became the first Democratic incumbent to lose his primary election Tuesday. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a 28-year-old socialist, ran an insurgent campaign focused on Medicare for
Joseph Crowley, Member of House Democratic Leadership, Defeated in Primary

Joseph Crowley, Member of House Democratic Leadership, Defeated in Primary

A 28-year-old first-time progressive candidate, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, defeated Rep. Joseph Crowley (D-N.Y.) on Tuesday, scoring one of the year’s biggest political upsets. Crowley, who was a
'Abolish ICE!' Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Upsets Rep. Joe Crowley in New York Primary

'Abolish ICE!' Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Upsets Rep. Joe Crowley in New York Primary

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, 28, has defeated incumbent Rep. Joe Crowley in the Democratic primary in NY-14 on a promise to abolish Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
The year’s biggest US election upset produced an indelible image of pure joy

The year’s biggest US election upset produced an indelible image of pure joy

The victory of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a 28-year-old New York City community organizer, in a House Democratic primary produced a scene that immediately qualified her as…

New York primaries: Democrats' finance-affiliated fundraising superstar got his ass kicked by a young woman with a Democratic Socialist platform

https://youtu.be/rq3QXIVR0bs Rep. Joe Crowley has been in Congress since 1999; he's the number four Dem in the House, representing a diverse district in the Bronx, and winning primaries in a solidly
Joe Crowley exits stage (far) left

Joe Crowley exits stage (far) left

Nobody saw this one coming The post Joe Crowley exits stage (far) left appeared first on Hot Air.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Call Her 'Latinx'

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Call Her 'Latinx'

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is proud of her roots -- but don't call her a Latina: she prefers the gender-neutral pronoun "Latinx."
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Supports Impeaching President Trump

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Supports Impeaching President Trump

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the 28-year-old democratic socialist who defeated incumbent Rep. Joe Crowley (D-NY), told CNN on Wednesday she would support the impeachment of President Donald Trump.
Anti-fossil fuel candidates come out winners in party primaries

Anti-fossil fuel candidates come out winners in party primaries

An impressive list of anti-fossil fuel and pro-climate action candidates won party primaries on Tuesday night, indicating that environmental issues could receive greater attention in this fall’s

The Moment Ocasio-Cortez Won

This is the moment Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez discovered she had just defeated Rep. Joe Crowley in New York’s 14th congressional district. When asked if her progressive views were too radical,

Socialist candidate pulls a ‘seismic political upset’ against Democratic party boss

The Democratic Party faced an enormous shakeup Tuesday when an unlikely socialist candidate beat a powerful 10-term incumbent for one of New York’s seats in…

‘Born to Run’

After losing the Democratic primary in New York’s 14th congressional district, Rep. Joe Crowley (D-NY) picked up his guitar and dedicated a song to the victor, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D).

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the Legacy of the Bernie Sanders Movement

Benjamin Wallace-Wells writes about Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s victory over Representative Joseph Crowley, in New York’s Fourteenth Congressional District, and what it means for the legacy of the

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Victory Party

Carolyn Kormann reports from the victory party for Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the twenty-eight-year-old who beat Joseph Crowley in the Democratic primary for New York’s Fourteenth Congressional
More Like Injustice Kennedy, Johnny Depp’s Weird World 6.27.18

More Like Injustice Kennedy, Johnny Depp’s Weird World 6.27.18

In episode 178, Jack and special guest co-host Ify Nwadiwe are joined by comedian Kurt Braunohler to discuss the Rolling Stone Johnny Depp profile, Justice Anthony Kennedy retiring at the worst time