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A lifelong Blue girl in a Red state, I'm now Senior Political Writer for Daily Kos. On any given day, I'd rather be horseback, but there's more demand for political writers than cowgirls.

Groups: Daily Kos Elections, Daily Kos, Saturday Evening Geek Out, Social Security Defenders, Social Security, Kos Katalogue, Daily Kos Labor, VirtuallySpeaking, Transcripts and Documents, Daily Kos Economics, Pushing back at the Grand Bargain

Twitter: @joanmccarter

Diaries published: 9445 (1 day since last diary on Thu May 28, 2015 at 02:08 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 30556 (1 day since last comment on Thu May 28, 2015 at 02:08 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: frequent

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 277975

Total Comment Ratings: 82761

Most Recommended Diary: Koch brothers freak out in response to Rolling Stone expose, 524 comments, 1052 recommends

People Following Joan McCarter: 1332

Joan McCarter's Most Recent Diaries:

This is what happens when you let this guy do the thinking for you. Engage in a bit of pretend for a moment. Pretend we're three or four weeks in the future and pretend that the Supreme Court ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu May 28, 2015 at 02:08 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
They have the power. The ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 24 comments on Thu May 28, 2015 at 08:48 AM PDT with 49 Recommends
Chief Justice John Roberts has a lot to think about these days. It's been clear for months that if the Supreme Court were to ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 140 comments on Thu May 28, 2015 at 07:42 AM PDT with 54 Recommends
The wheels fell of Mitch McConnell's claims of a new, ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 24 comments on Thu May 28, 2015 at 06:48 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
Getting tens of millions of people newly insured is an expensive proposition, and one that is costing $273.6 billion in additional insurance overhead , according to a ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 216 comments on Wed May 27, 2015 at 01:37 PM PDT with 307 Recommends
Jeb Bush has tried valiantly to shake off his disastrous Iraq statements, including a lame ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 35 comments on Wed May 27, 2015 at 12:16 PM PDT with 83 Recommends

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