Claire McCaskill: Charlotte chatter is ‘stupid’ Sen. Claire McCaskill said it’s “stupid” to make “a big deal” about her and other Democrats skipping the party’s national convention this summer. “I’ve never gone when I’ve had a contested race,” the Missouri senator said Wednesday on ... 06/27/2012 - 2:36 am | View Link
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You've probably seen it mentioned before, but it bears repeating: There wasn't much good news for Democratic candidates in the election several weeks ago, but there were a number of victories for Democratic action items, via ballot measures. Whether it was minimum wage increases, environmental protections, marijuana legalization, or gun safety, the people in a number of states enacted policies that their state legislatures weren't likely to act on.
FERGUSON, Mo. -- Police officers arrested a journalist during peaceful protests in Ferguson on Saturday night, amid widespread speculation that tensions could boil over in advance of a grand jury's ruling about the police officer who shot Michael Brown in August.
That arrest marred what was otherwise a professional and noncontroversial police response to demonstrations under the temporary leadership of Lt.