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New Scorecard Shows Only 12 House Democrats Have Fully Embraced Game-Changing Progressive Agenda


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New Scorecard Shows Only 12 House Democrats Have Fully Embraced Game-Changing Progressive Agenda

Jon Queally, staff writer

With the momentum and energy within the Democratic Party clearly tilting towards those willing to embrace a bolder, progressive set of policies and priorites, a new congressional scorecard released Tuesday reveals that only twelve lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives have put their support behind five specific bills that would "collectively ensure a strong, just future of public health and environmental protection" in the country.


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Duopoly politicians cannot represent us.

Go online today and make a statement.

Change your party affiliation to anything other than the parties of the Duopoly.


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There are 78 reps in the “Progressive Caucus”

Do the math


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I checked my rep…he supports only one…expansion of Medicare. He is having a town hall next week…guess I’ll ask him why he’s not supporting the rest


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I would like to know the names of the 13 that embraced 4 of them. I’m pleased with those that embraced all 5, which included a few names I expected, but did not include some other names I expected, unfortunately, However, 4 out of 5 isn’t that bad considering they’re congressmen.


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You’ll get moderate, right-of-center policy from Democrats.

Expecting anything different is willful ignorance.

If anything, I laugh at these 11. Why are they even Democrats? To end up voting for Romneycare?


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No surprise as these Fat Cats want their money rolling in and sre no better than Republicans.


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I changed my party affiliation to the Green Party a long time ago, but in my view, what is needed is how to change millions from supporting the right and left wings of the Amerikan, war parties.


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Bingo, Shanti, you win the prize for the best solution.


#10

That kind of shoots down the idea that Democrats will save us in 2018 …
if we but vote for them.


#11

Exactly what I’ve been saying for years. Most Democrats are no better than Republicans - Fat Cats who don’t want to upset their very profitable apple cart.