Carla Axtman

Carla Axtman is a political animal and blogger. She started blogging in 2004 as a response to the malaise and frustration of progressive politics & politics on both the national & local levels. Carla specializes in online organizing and communications. Another politico recently referred to her thusly: "...a cross between a pitbull, a barracuda and a scorpion. ... She's ferocious."


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Dec. 30, 2008Its about damn time
Dec. 29, 2008Rocking the politics of 2008
Dec. 28, 2008Two good ones at the O
Dec. 24, 2008Emptying the piggy bank of political capital: is Rick Warren really worth it?
Dec. 23, 2008Snowpocalypse! Scrapbook 2: The Sequel
Dec. 22, 2008A Snowpocalypse! Scrapbook
Dec. 21, 2008Snowpocalypse!
Dec. 21, 2008More Franken/Coleman: Still a nailbiter, but it looks good for Al
Dec. 19, 2008A very Cogen Christmas
Dec. 18, 2008Will Dems get to 59? A Franken/Coleman update
Dec. 16, 2008Vance Day thinks we're either lazy or not an "average Oregonian"
Dec. 15, 2008I heard it through the grapevine....
Dec. 14, 2008Snow Day!
Dec. 12, 2008Breaking: Suspicious Envelope Received in Governor's Office
Dec. 07, 2008Oregon's new U.S. Attorney: probably not Josh Marquis
Dec. 05, 2008Looking into Sizemore's "get out of jail" paperwork
Dec. 04, 2008Stuff that gets my grouch on
Dec. 03, 2008Sizemore: A roundup of the good stuff
Dec. 01, 2008Bill Sizemore goes to jail - Updated with mug shot!
Nov. 30, 200810 things they (think they) hate about me.
Nov. 25, 2008Oregon House Democrats release "Job Creation and Family Support Plan"
Nov. 16, 2008The GOP gaze at their navel; Oregon hopes for more
Nov. 15, 2008Tom Coburn blocks Mt. Hood wilderness legislation (again)
Nov. 14, 2008Martin and Begich update: the Lazarus edition
Nov. 13, 2008Franken and Begich and Martin...Oh my!
Nov. 11, 2008I've got your elitist snob right here
Nov. 11, 2008Georgia (and Jim Martin) on my mind
Nov. 10, 2008State Story Roundup--Election post mortem edition
Nov. 09, 2008David Reinhard: Welcome to the Jungle
Nov. 07, 2008Jeff Merkley gives props to the Netroots.
Nov. 07, 2008Bloggers rule the Mapes contest roost.
Nov. 07, 2008A landslide brought him down
Nov. 04, 2008Liveblogging at the Convention Center, Par-tay!
Nov. 04, 2008What one voice can do
Nov. 04, 2008Deep breath....
Oct. 31, 2008Oregon House races: to-the-wire update
Oct. 28, 2008My conversation with Gordon Smith
Oct. 27, 2008Oregon House races: The good, the bad and the awesome
Oct. 26, 2008Groundbreaking shift or short term movement?
Oct. 24, 2008John Nelsen needs a bailout.
Oct. 23, 2008I stand corrected.
Oct. 22, 2008Democrats for Smith? Not so much.
Oct. 22, 2008Obama voters from Venus, McCain voters from Mars?
Oct. 16, 2008Best headline of the week
Oct. 16, 2008Pay to Play: The campaign of Gordon Smith
Oct. 15, 2008More financial foibles for Linda Flores
Oct. 14, 2008The Coronation of Matt Wingard, part 2
Oct. 05, 2008State Story Round-Up: Entomological Edition
Oct. 03, 2008Despite press reports, Alaskans not so sold on Palin
Oct. 02, 2008Clear the desk! Cacophony of crazy crap, edition

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