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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: 9441 (1 day since last diary on Wed May 27, 2015 at 01:37 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 30552 (1 day since last comment on Wed May 27, 2015 at 01:37 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: frequent

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 277679

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: 1331

Joan McCarter's Most Recent Diaries:

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 98 comments on Wed May 27, 2015 at 01:37 PM PDT with 165 Recommends
Jeb Bush has tried valiantly to shake off his disastrous Iraq statements, including a lame ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 34 comments on Wed May 27, 2015 at 12:16 PM PDT with 73 Recommends
The White House is increasing pressure on the Senate ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 39 comments on Wed May 27, 2015 at 10:44 AM PDT with 29 Recommends
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 32 comments on Wed May 27, 2015 at 08:28 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
Florida's Senate President Andy Gardner ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 31 comments on Wed May 27, 2015 at 07:26 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
The Senate did something remarkable in the early hours of ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 22 comments on Tue May 26, 2015 at 01:18 PM PDT with 48 Recommends

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