How discouraged should Democrats be after failing to win any of the four recent House special elections to fill vacancies? The losses, most recently of Jon Ossoff, in Georgia’s 6 th district, triggered a blame game, directed againstShow More Summary
LOSING AGAIN, FOR THE SAME REASON. Jon Ossoff’s loss in Georgia shows that the Democrats have failed to broaden their appeal, Henry Olsen of the Ethics and Public Policy Center writes at City Journal: Ossoff’s loss ultimately stemmed from his failure at the third task: persuading independents and never-Trumpers that he was the better choice. […]
After the spectacular loss of Jon Ossoff in Georgia, Democrats are in panic mode, bringing out everything they’ve got to stem the losses they’ve been facing since 2014. Their “nuclear
Hosts Rania Khalek and Kevin Gosztola highlight some pretty awful and horrible stories on this week’s show but not before talking about the Democratic Party’s latest epic fail with Jon Ossoff’s loss in Georgia. After discussing whatShow More Summary
Jon Ossoff and Rob Quist’s defeats only felt so big because their campaigns had been over-valued and over-imbued with meaning.
The "wrong" women don't count as women
Things are falling apart for Nancy Pelosi, and that spells good news for Pelosi’s Democratic primary rival Stephen Jaffe. The House Minority Leader is feeling the pressure from all sides after Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff in a special election in Georgia. Show More Summary
I see that, just before he lost the election, Jon Ossoff complained (on NPR) that "money in politics is a major problem." But Ossoff spent far more money than Handel. If he had won it would have bolstered the argument that more and more...Show More Summary
On Tuesday night, when media outlets declared Karen Handel defeated Jon Ossoff in Georgia’s sixth congressional district, I said progressives would have a difficult time trying to find a scapegoat. After all, Ossoff is straight, white, and male. Show More Summary
Money can’t buy everything. And, whether the media will report it or not, America’s largest abortion provider is proving to be a damning campaign financer. On Tuesday night, Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff lost to Republican Karen Handel in Georgia’s sixth district special election despite raising $23 million. And while the media raced to spin the […]
In the wake of Jon Ossoff’s stinging defeat in the House race in Atlanta’s suburbs last night, the question now is: How do Democrats pick up the pieces? Under this scenario, Democrats would embrace candidates who excoriate the wealthiest...Show More Summary
Jon Ossoff raised $22 million or more trying to win the runoff in the sixth Congressional district in suburban Atlanta in what was the most expensive U.S. House election in history. Ossoff raked in a lot of cash of from President Donald...Show More Summary
Less than 24 hours after Republican candidate Karen Handel defeated Democrat Jon Ossoff by more than 1,300 votes in a special election for Georgia’s 6th District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives, the women panelists on ABC’s...Show More Summary
The Democrat's loss in Georgia's 6th District is what happens when a local political campaign goes viral.
The Democrats are getting hammered from members of their own party and the liberal media after political newcomer Jon Ossoff lost the special election in Georgia on Tuesday to Karen Handel—a race both the Democrats and the media expected him to win. One notable critic was Morning Joe’s Mika Brzezinski, who criticized DNC vice chairman Keith […]
Democrats prioritized flipping a Republican seat in Georgia, but they lost. They need to take responsibility for Jon Ossoff's failure to win. The post What If Jon Ossoff Campaigned On Message For Medicare For All? appeared first on Shadowproof.
Michael Moore, the liberal activist who perfectly predicted Trump's shocking victory last November and has led the "Resistance" ever since, would like for you to know that he's really upset that Jon Ossoff got destroyed last night despite...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — What we learned from Tuesday’s special congressional election in Georgia is that there is no magical solution to the country’s Trump problem. This will be a long fight. Karen Handel’s victory over Democrat Jon Ossoff was not an endorsement of the president. It was a personal and party success achieved despite him. Democrats [...]Show More Summary