Entries by TaMara (HFG)

You Say You Want A Revolution: Meet Ruth Buffalo

This was just too sweet: One of the most striking results of the night, though, came far from the reservations: in a normally Republican district in the Fargo area, where Ruth Buffalo became the first Native American Democratic woman elected to the North Dakota Legislature. She did it by unseating State Representative Randy Boehning, the […]

Nobody Is Above The Law: Mueller Rapid Response Has Been Activated

I’ve received several requests to post this update. If you signed up for the Rapid Response you’ve probably received an email like this: Earlier today, Donald Trump installed a crony to oversee special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, crossing a red line.1 MoveOn and our allies are activating the Nobody Is Above the Law network meaning there […]

Way To Go Colorado!!

BREAKING: Jared Polis (@PolisForCO) will become the nation’s first openly gay man elected governor. #COGov #ElectionNight pic.twitter.com/1M7kPf3JFn — Human Rights Campaign (@HRC) November 7, 2018 And we flipped a solidly red house seat: JUST IN | Democratic challenger Jason Crow has defeated Republican incumbent Rep. Mike Coffman in the race for Colorado's 6th House District. […]

Open Thread: A Little Levity

Since I believe we might all be a bit tightly strung today. At least I am. Me voting in 2016 vs me voting in 2018 pic.twitter.com/wM8l1uGvLe — Jennifer Reitman (@JenniferReitman) November 5, 2018 Pretty much.  And something a little different: Donkey nannies in Italy. Each year in Italy, grazing animals are moved from high pastures […]