So in this year's November 4 midterms, the question is once more whether the Democrats can turn out enough voters.
The majority of Arizonans were delighted to see the state's incumbent attorney general, Tom Horne, and Superintendent of Public Instruction, John Huppenthal, defeated.
But even as the San Diego Labor Council hailed the new measure, it warned about an underhanded petition to undermine it.
Fitzgerald showed the stark difference between his program and the the anti-labor, anti-civil rights, anti-woman, anti-local government, anti-public education policies of the incumbent.
The right wing Republican nominee accused the workers of causing the plant closing, what happened next was a lulu.
It's been a long and painful four years for working and middle-class Ohioans due to the (slightly checked) extreme right wing rule.
Many of the panels, views, and strategies focused on at the Detroit conference emphasized activism, getting out the vote and ways to combat right extremism.
The mass migration of children from Central America has been at the center of a political firestorm over the past few weeks.
Unlike a lobby or interest group, a union has a duty to provide a service to every worker covered in its agreement.
The Massachusetts policy aimed to protect women as they accessed reproductive health care against a backdrop of harassment and even physical attacks from anti-choice protesters.