The Plum Line: Newton

Posted at 09:13 AM ET, 12/17/2012

The Morning Plum: Is 'God, guns, and gays' losing its peril for Democrats?

Demographic shifts mean that Dems no longer need rural white conservatives -- and no longer need to fear the cultural issues they care so much about.

By Greg Sargent  |  09:13 AM ET, 12/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  debt ceiling, fiscal cliff, gun control, john boehner, Morning Plum, Newton

Posted at 04:23 PM ET, 12/14/2012

If today's shooting doesn't prompt action on guns, then nothing ever will

This time, our public officials simply must act -- we have no alternative but to insist that they do.

By Greg Sargent  |  04:23 PM ET, 12/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  gun control, gun violence, Newton