Maricopa County Attorney race

Maricopa County has two great candidates vying for the Democratic nomination against Joe Arpaio’s BFF Andrew Thomas — Gerald Richard and Tim Nelson. I’m interested in hearing people’s thoughts about how this race will shape up, and what our chances are of defeating Thomas, especially if the primary gets contentious. There are lots of names […]

Something totally unrelated to politics

The 6th Annual Walk to End Domestic Violence is Saturday, April 26th. This is a 5k walk or run in downtown Phoenix, starting and ending at Wesley Bolin Plaza. All the details can be found here. If you don’t want to walk, you can support the effort by making a donation. All of the proceeds of the walk […]

Pinal County Democrats Picnic

Before I go into Pinal County Democrats stuff, I’d like to extend a special thank you to Dana for keeping DemocraticDiva.com alive with her prolific amount of blog entries. I don’t know how she finds the time. Pinal County Democrats Picnic Join the Pinal County Democrats in their countywide picnic. Candidates and friends are welcome. April 5, […]

This Diva is sensing a pattern with Geraldine Ferraro.

Our first female Vice Presidential candidate seems to be under the impression that black men have it really good in this country, what with all that affirmative action for African American males we have going on up in here. “If Obama was a white man, he would not be in this position,” she continued. “And if he […]

Checking in!

Hey there all you divas!  Dana, your posts from TX are terrific, and Krista, I am DELIGHTED you are running for the House in LD-23.  I hope all you readers know how hard Krista worked in 2006 for the Democratic nomination for this seat — she roller-bladed over much of the district and probably talked […]

Bush is a big fat cheater. Will Obama or Clinton do the honorable thing?

If politics is a game, then Bush is a big fat cheater. Now, this on its own isn’t news to anyone. But what I find interesting is that I’m seeing something in the Democrats race that I saw in the 2000 Gore vs. Bush race. In 2000, Bush had an opportunity to take the noble […]