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Blue Dog Democrats

‘Option’ is not a failure — not yet, anyway

October 23, 2009 – For a political proposal that appeared ready to be staked in the heart by its opponents just weeks ago, the public option looked… Read more

Sen. Snow bravely crosses the aisle

October 14, 2009 – There were squeals of joy and howls of rage when Olympia Snowe crossed the aisle (or as Republicans would say “went over to the Dark… Read more

North Dakota dems cry “bad (blue) dog!”

October 7, 2009 – Okay, we know that it’s the conservative members of the House that are called “Blue Dogs” (not members of the Senate),… Read more

Schwarznegger urges GOP to support reform

October 6, 2009 – Governor Arnold Schwarznegger (R-CA) has made a formal statement supporting health care reform, urging congressional Republicans to… Read more

Blue dogs bark not so bad on public option

September 24, 2009 – This week, the Congressional Progressive Caucus did a head count of its members to see whether House liberals still strongly opposed any… Read more