Donna Brazile

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October 23, 2014

We Need Mr. & Ms. Smith to Go to Washington

It's been years since I managed a political campaign, but I get outside of Washington, D.C., nearly every week. With early voting commencing in more than half of the country, and millions of ballots being cast absentee or in person, there is only one thing known for certain: This mid-term election remains fluid. ... continue

October 16, 2014

Cool Heads, Not Fevered Pitches

October brings with it a yearly epidemic that, depending on its severity, kills between 3,000 to 50,000 Americans. It's called the flu. Americans don't panic; they get their flu shots, wash their hands thoroughly and frequently, and the flu season passes. Neither are Americans panicked over Ebola... continue

October 09, 2014

Hype & Fear vs. Hope & Change

When we were kids, there were all kinds of scary shows and movies to give us chills and thrills, prompting us to look for goblins and boogeymen under the bed and in the closet. (Anyone remember Alfred Hitchcock?) Halloween was a time to put on the masks of the monsters, a way of "un-scaring" ourselves, so to... continue

October 02, 2014

At Last, Victory for Middle America

One year ago, the health care exchanges established by the Affordable Care Act, or ACA, opened access to quality, affordable health care for millions of Americans. Today, despite years of unremitting partisan opposition and continual legal challenges, it's unassailable that the Affordable Care Act is working. ... continue

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