Vermont launches search for out-of state
Vermont launches search for out-of state prison contractorBarre Montpelier Times ArgusState corrections officials are searching for a contractor to house the inmates it doesn't have room for in Vermont. But the process isn't likely to dramatically improve conditions for the approximately 500 Vermonters serving time in Kentucky and Arizona.and more »
Posted on 30 September 2014 | 12:12 am
Three Rivers wins $1.3 million to boost
Three Rivers wins $1.3 million to boost manufacturing educationTheDay.comMarge Valentin, associate dean of workforce and community education at Three Rivers, said the school would be using the grant to bring in new equipment to the school's manufacturing laboratories. The college will start with a noncredit curriculum, she ...and more »
Posted on 29 September 2014 | 10:04 pm
GOP 2016 Discussion Begins with Joel
Breitbart NewsGOP 2016 Discussion Begins with Joel Pollak's 'Wacko Birds'Breitbart NewsBut unlike the left's netroots that took over the party's establishment, to a certain extent, after Howard Dean failed to win the 2004 nomination, the Tea Party's failure to secure leadership positions inside the halls also was responsible for some of ...and more »
Posted on 29 September 2014 | 11:49 am
The $150000 loan to Nathan Deal that wasn't
Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)The $150000 loan to Nathan Deal that wasn't on his disclosureAtlanta Journal Constitution (blog)Democrat Michelle Nunn heads back to D.C. to raise money today, including a bash that includes 2004 presidential hopeful Howard Dean and Democratic superlobbyists Tony and Heather Podesta among the co-hosts. The Georgia GOP, which helpfully ...
Posted on 29 September 2014 | 7:09 am
What's brewing at Dunkin' Donuts for fall
Boston HeraldWhat's brewing at Dunkin' Donuts for fall seasonBoston HeraldQ: What would you prescribe someone with a high-energy personality like Howard Dean? A: I'm thinking something in the decaffeinated nature, but yet he still needs something bold. So what I would do is get a half-decaf, half-bold large iced coffee for him.and more »
Posted on 29 September 2014 | 4:30 am
Democrats heading for 2016 clash over world
Eight years ago, the Democratic presidential candidates had the luxury of running against George W. Bush. Their main foreign-policy message was that they were different from the incumbent: They were against the war in Iraq; against the way Bush was conducting the war on terrorism; against his unilateral approach to world affairs.
Posted on 30 September 2014 | 11:48 am
New ads fly in Southerland-Graham race
The DCCC has two new ads out in the hotly contested Congressional District 2 race, going after Republican Rep. Steve Southerland for comments made about privatizing Social Security and for making it seem as though his $174,000 salary was not that much.
Posted on 30 September 2014 | 8:07 am
Howard Dean Barker
West Lebanon N.H., — Howard Dean Barker, 70, passed away peacefully on the morning of Sept. 26th, 2014 surrounded by his loving family.
Posted on 27 September 2014 | 10:35 pm
E.J. Dionne Jr.: A U.S. Senate up for grabs
Many key Senate races are very close. As Howard Dean might put it: You have the power. Voting will matter this year.
Posted on 22 September 2014 | 4:28 pm
Can Brooklyn Host the 2016 Democratic
Sept. 17 (Bloomberg) -- Forest City Ratner Companies Executive Chairman Bruce Ratner discusses plans to have Brooklyn’s Barclays Center host the 2016 Democratic National Convention.
Posted on 17 September 2014 | 6:32 am
Open thread for night owls. Lehmann:
Before the 2006 Democratic wave, the head of the DCCC, Illinois House member Rahm Emanuel, was locked in battle with Democratic National Committee chairman Howard Dean over Dean’s ambitious “50-state strategy.” The Dean plan sought to put Democratic ...
Posted on 30 September 2014 | 9:55 pm
CD 2 candidates’ ads take aim at Social
Tuesday the National Republican Congressional Committee responded with an attack ad. The commercial, “Really,” refers to Graham as a “key aide” in Howard Dean’s 2004 presidential campaign, “when he proposed government-run health care.”
Posted on 30 September 2014 | 2:45 am
Gwen Graham Tied to Howard Dean in NRCC TV
Looking to protect U.S. Rep. Steve Southerland, R-Fla., from a serious challenge from Democrat Gwen Graham, the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC) unleashed a new TV ad on Tuesday bringing up her past. The new ad ties Graham to former Gov.
Posted on 30 September 2014 | 1:57 am
Howard Dean Will Explain the Decline of
HYDE PARK — Former presidential candidate Howard Dean will explain how liberal became a dirty word at a Thursday event at the Quadrangle Club. Dean, the former chairman of the Democratic National Committee and former governor of Vermont, will talk about ...
Posted on 29 September 2014 | 2:46 pm
Zelizer: Dems face clash over world dangers
But occasionally their voice is heard. In 2004, Gov. Howard Dean of Vermont made this argument about Iraq. Today, some wonder whether possible candidates like Gov. Martin O'Malley of Maryland, Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont or Sen. Elizabeth Warren of ...
Posted on 29 September 2014 | 6:25 am
Polls provide insights, not voting
At this point four years ago, national polls taken in the run-up to presidential primaries said to prepare for a general election matchup between Republican Rudy Giuliani and Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton.
Posted on 31 December 2011 | 12:41 am
AP Interview: Branstad: Debate gaffe hurts
Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad on Friday said Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry's debate gaffe this week was one of those unfortunate iconic moments, just like former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean's memorable scream was in 2004.
Posted on 11 November 2011 | 12:11 pm
Dean tells AP Obama must reclaim progressive
Former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean has a message for President Barack Obama: Reclaim progressive voters or risk both re-election and the future of the Democratic Party for years to come.
Posted on 30 November 2010 | 11:43 am
Dean: Dems can pass limited health care
Former Democratic Party chairman Howard Dean says he still thinks Democrats can get a scaled-back health care bill through Congress.
Posted on 21 January 2010 | 4:18 pm
Health care debate draws Dean, Rove to Penn
It sounded like the makings of raucous political theater: Former Democratic Party chief Howard Dean and former Bush administration official Karl Rove sharing a stage to discuss health care.
Posted on 27 October 2009 | 7:28 pm