Daily Archive: November 14, 2012


Democrats, don’t get too cocky

by LZ Granderson (CNN)—While there is still a lot of talk about how the Republican Party needs to reinvent itself, Democrats should keep in mind they could use a touch-up themselves. LZ GRANDERSON With 20 Senate seats to defend in the midterm election—compared with just 13 Republican ones—the truth is Sen. Harry Reid and the gang do not have a lot of time to gloat. The economy may be improving, but it is still limping; millions are looking for work, and the deficit continues to grow. So whatever momentum President Obama and the Democrats received from last week’s victories will all be gone come 2016 if they can’t agree on a detailed budget plan by 2014.