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Time for a 'classic' Daily Kos Radio episode at 9 am ET!

Our pre-Thanksgiving show with Joan McCarter went so well, we've decided to do it again! This time, as if it was November 27, 2013. Back then, we were previewing the Hobby Lobby case. Labor organizers were gearing up for Black Friday actions. Show More Summary

Spotlight on green news & views: Fracking boom meets weak ND regulation, the melt in glacier park

Tunnel near Rio Grande Village in Big Bend National Park. Many environmentally related posts appearing at Daily Kos each week don't attract the attention they deserve. To help get more eyeballs, Spotlight on Green News & Views (previously known as the Green Diary Rescue) normally appears twice a week, on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Show More Summary

Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest: Key Republican retirement puts Virginia state Senate in play

John Watkins Leading Off: • VA State Senate: Though Republicans only have a 21-to-19 margin in Virginia's state Senate, their grip on the chamber is far stronger than it might appear. As Johnny Longtorso recently explained, even though Democrats only need to pick up one seat in next year's elections to allow Lt. Show More Summary

Daily Kos Radio is LIVE at 9 am ET!

Joan McCarter Day can't come a moment too soon. Seriously. It can't. Joan McCarter Days are Wednesdays, and there's nothing we can do to speed that up. Days come in, days go out. Never a miscommunication. You can't explain that. Listen...Show More Summary

Darren Wilson vs. the Big Black Supermonster

Shawn King, Daily Kos: After a thorough examination of Darren Wilson's four-hour long open testimony before the grand jury, it's clear that he was well-prepared to paint the narrative of a cordial, helpless, respectable community servant...Show More Summary

Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest: Post-election GOTV breathes new life into Oregon GMO measure

Protesters support Oregon's Measure 92 Leading Off: • OR Ballot: In an unusual twist, post-election get-out-the-vote activity has played a role in a presumed-defeated ballot measure rising from the dead and landing in automatic recount territory. Show More Summary

Daily Kos Radio is LIVE at 9 am ET!

Lots of news and stories to get to today, but it looks like we'll be on Ferguson watch for a while. By the time we go live, it may be that there's nothing else worth talking about. Or, talking about something else might prove a welcome...Show More Summary

Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest: Here's to the losers!

Republican Lee Zeldin lost by 16 points when he first ran in 2008, but won by 10 this year Leading Off: • House: It's no secret that the DCCC is trying to convince several unseated incumbents and other unsuccessful candidates to run again in 2016. Show More Summary

Daily Kos Radio is LIVE at 9 am ET!

Welcome to Thanksgiving week, during which we ask the question, "Is it Wednesday yet?" But zOMG, teh GunFAIL! What a weekend. Well, at least there's still Benghazi! Listen LIVE at 9:00 ET, here: Click this Link to Listen on your iTunes,...Show More Summary

Spotlight on green news & views: Buffalo storm elicits 'where's global warming' duncery, GOP v. EPA

Protesters are arrested for their tribal chant in the Senate gallery after the Keystone XL pipeline vote. See Pakalolo's diary. Many environmentally related posts appearing at Daily Kos each week don't attract the attention they deserve. Show More Summary

Brown Killed 148 Feet from Wilson's SUV, Not 35

Shaun King, Daily Kos: For 104 days, the police have lied and said Mike Brown was killed 35 feet away from Darren Wilson's SUV. It was actually 148 feet. This distance is essential to the defense and how Darren Wilson must demonstrate...Show More Summary

Open thread for night owls: FAIR critiques Keystone XL media coverage

Every week Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting presents a mini-critique of a few stories the media have (or have not) covered. Here is this week's edition: Blast from the Past. At Daily Kos on this date in 2011—Newt Gingrich takes lead in CNN survey: It's been a decent week for Newt Gingrich. Show More Summary

Daily Kos endorses Jesus 'Chuy' Garcia for mayor of Chicago

Jesus 'Chuy' Garcia, Rahm slayer. Ah, Chicago, my birth town, home of my favorite sports teams (and those of my son, because I'm a perfect dad) and one of the coolest places on earth when it's not winter. Also, it's the latest place that Rahm Emanuel is stinking up. You guys don't need a rundown on Rahm's escapades. Show More Summary

Analyst: Video Proves Police Lied About Where Mike Brown Was Killed

In a detailed investigation complete with the above video, the Daily Kos reports that the distance between Darren Wilson's SUV and the point on Canfield Drive where Michael Brown collapsed was not 35 feet, as Ferguson police have been saying for over 100 days: rather, it was 148 feet. Read more...

Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest: Kansas GOP may be in for some more intra-party hellfire

Republican Rep. Tim Huelskamp is looking at primarying Sen. Jerry Moran Leading Off: • KS-Sen: Well, this would be funny at least. Rep. Tim Huelskamp isn't ruling out the possibility that he'll challenge Sen. Jerry Moran in the Republican...Show More Summary

Daily Kos Radio is LIVE at 9 am ET!

There's simply no telling what subjects we might cover during a Friday episode of the Kagro in the Morning show, because lawlessness! Which, of course, could lead to ethnic cleansing. But, duh! You knew that! Want me to tell you something...Show More Summary

Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest: The battle begins to succeed Julian Castro in San Antonio

2014 Democratic lieutenant governor nominee and San Antonio mayoral candidate Leticia Van de Putte Leading Off: • San Antonio Mayor: Plenty of big cities will hold mayoral elections next year, and it looks like we'll have an exciting race to look forward to in the nation's seventh largest city. Show More Summary

Daily Kos Radio is LIVE at 9 am ET!

We hardly ever know exactly what will come our way, news-wise, each morning. But this morning there are so many pots boiling, it seems even more confusing than normal. The Uber story continues to roil. Republicans are already issuing their outraged statements in response to a speech President Obama hasn't given yet. Show More Summary

Spotlight on green news & views: Keystone XL blocked until new year, Shell loses on Arctic drilling

See OceanDiver's post about these swans. Many environmentally related posts appearing at Daily Kos each week don't attract the attention they deserve. To help get more eyeballs, Spotlight on Green News & Views (previously known as the Green Diary Rescue) normally appears twice a week, on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Show More Summary

Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest: California, get ready for some crazy ballot action in 2016

The Golden State may get a lot more ballot measures next cycle Leading Off: • CA Ballot: Thanks to low ballot access hurdles, tons of proposed referendums and constitutional amendments confront California voters almost every year. 2014...Show More Summary

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