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Trump invites Benghazi mother to third debate

This has the potential to be a trainwreck: Donald Trump’s ongoing search for a debate guest who will rattle Hillary Clinton has led him to Patricia Smith, the mother of a man killed in Benghazi, who spoke emotionally at the Republican National Convention. Show More Summary

Three new polls show the tide turning in Catherine Cortez Masto's favor in the Nevada Senate race

Until recently, most polls of the Nevada Senate race showed Republican Joe Heck with a small but consistent lead over Democrat Catherine Cortez Masto. But last week, two Democratic surveys gave Cortez Masto a small edge, though a GOP poll had Heck up 47-44. Show More Summary

GOP Super PACs pour money into conservative districts to protect members from a Trump takedown

Republican congressional members can't escape the reach of Donald Trump's sociopathic lecherous tendencies and sheer lack of human decency. His tentacles know no bounds, which has left the top GOP Super PACs American Action Network and...Show More Summary

Midday open thread: Duke tries to tie himself to Trump; pensioners to get teensy SS raise next year

Twenty-one days remain until the election. Click here to make sure you're registered to vote. And while you're at it, make sure your family and friends are registered, too. Today’s comic by Jen Sorensen is Kiss and yell: • Private prison company helps bankroll Trump Super PAC. • Like father, like son: Donald Trump Jr. Show More Summary

Dear evangelicals, you've lost ALL RIGHTS to talk about morality and character

After decades of hearing the Christian Right bleat about the importance of “moral character” and lamenting the “coarsening of our culture,” they’ve been finally exposed as amoral charlatans who give less of a fuck about actual morality than the supposed heathens they hate. Show More Summary

Six witnesses back up People magazine writer's claim of sexual assault by Donald Trump

Former People magazine writer Natasha Stoynoff has produced six witnesses who say she told them about Donald Trump “ pushing me against the wall and forcing his tongue down my throat” shortly after the attack happened. Not only that, but one can directly contradict Melania Trump’s claims in her threatened lawsuit. Show More Summary

President Obama mocks rigged election claim, says Trump should 'Stop whining and make his case'

As if 2016 weren’t hot enough, the earth’s temperature is sure to rise after President Obama’s scorching burn of Donald Trump’s wild conspiracies theories and increasing whining that the election is rigged. From President Obama’s remarks...Show More Summary

The kids were always alright, and according to the latest polling, they're now even more awesome

One of the more shameful behaviors on our side this cycle has been the millennial bashing. Despite being the most pro-Hillary Clinton and pro-Democratic age demographic (by far), people have trashed young voters for high levels of support of goofball Gary Johnson (and to a far lesser extent, weirdo Jill Stein). Show More Summary

Darrell Issa, aka Trump Jr., wants voters to think he's all buddy-buddy with Obama. LOL.

Oh, Darrell, you're killing us over here! After conducting literally hundreds of useless, partisan-motivated hearings and inquiries targeting the Obama administration, California GOP Rep. Darrell Issa is now desperate to associate himself...Show More Summary

Rigging it: Donald Trump attempts 'republicide'

There are two big things wrong with Donald Trump’s constant whining about how the election is being “rigged” against him. The first is that it’s just plain wrong in every way—not just incorrect, but a threat to the democratic process. Republican leaders and election officials from both parties on Sunday sought to combat claims by Donald J. Show More Summary

Democrats are poised to badly outspend Republicans in seven of eight key Senate contests

Many major Republican donors have begged their party's establishment to cut Donald Trump loose and focus instead on saving GOP candidates downballot for many months now, but not only have Republican leaders refused to engage in this ultimate act of triage, the very opposite has happened. Show More Summary

Marco Rubio is trying to blame God for his plan to skip out on the Senate after four years

Marco Rubio’s message to the people of Florida: Please ignore my weasel words, God willing, and elect me to the Senate to keep my presidential hopes alive so I can leave the Senate two years before my term is up. In a debate with his...Show More Summary

Donald and Melania deny deny deny: Everything is false and nothing is Donald's fault

Donald and Melania Trump spent Monday demonstrating their dazzling approach to personal responsibility. (It’s not for them.) Melania lit up social media by doing an interview with Anderson Cooper in which she said she didn’t believe her husband had actually done the things he clearly described doing in the 2005 tape, and: Ms. Show More Summary

No quid. No quo. No scandal in the latest emails, no matter how hard the media twists.

The media is deeply committed to the pretense that:  The Wikileaks documents are not just someone’s personal email being doled out by Russian intelligence forces in the service of the Trump campaign We’re not paying enough attentionShow More Summary

Morning Digest: All of a sudden, Catherine Cortez Masto jumps into the lead in Nevada

Leading Off: ? NV-Sen: Until recently, most polls of the Nevada Senate race showed Republican Joe Heck with a small but consistent lead over Democrat Catherine Cortez Masto. But last week, two Democratic surveys (one from PPP and another from Clarity Campaign Labs) gave Cortez Masto a small edge, though a GOP poll had Heck up 47-44. Show More Summary

Florida is looking good in the polls—and in the actual votes being cast

The polls have been nothing short of stellar for Hillary Clinton in Florida, where she has extended her lead to nearly four whopping points.  At this point in 2012, Mitt Romney actually led the polling composite in the Sunshine State. Show More Summary

Daily Kos Radio is LIVE at 9 AM ET!

So, this election thing is still happening. Looks like we’re going to have to go through with it, after all. We’ll catch up with all the latest, plus fill in what background we can. But we are quickly running out of dumpsters to burn. Listen...Show More Summary

Cheers and Jeers: Tuesday

From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… With Apologies to Gilbert and Sullivan The Modern Fascist Candidate’s Song I am the very model of a modern fascist candidate, I gin up fear across the land and viciousness I advocate, I tweet my fingers...Show More Summary

Abbreviated pundit roundup: Donald blames 'rigged' elections, Melania blames everyone but Trump

We begin today’s roundup with The New York Times and its rebuttal of Donald Trump’s lie that the election is being “rigged” against him: It may be too late for the Republican Party to save itself from the rolling disaster of Donald Trump,...Show More Summary

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