An economic conservative in the Democratic Party: GOP leaders are courting a group of 21 House Democrats, the self-proclaimed Blue Dogs (1990s+)
As a brand, Blue Moon beer is not unlike blue dog Democrats, walking the tightrope of competing identities.
“blue dog Democrats are wholly owned subsidiaries of corporate America,” said co-founder Adam Green in a press release.
It's not the Republicans who pose the biggest threat to Obama's agenda but the infuriating blue dog Democrats.
The ranks of blue dog Democrats have been shrinking steadily since they enabled Democrats to retake control of the House in 2006.
Indeed, when voters turned against the Democratic Party in 2010, conservative blue dog Democrats were the first to go.
We very rarely meet with the blue dog; but there is an example in Grantham, and the sign occurs in a few other places.
"And so you're determined to back the blue dog, Miss Mary," said he.
"I won't if you'll sing a song through your ears," said the blue dog.
He imagined that he was tumbling around a feather bed and that a blue dog was chasing him with a yellow feather duster.
“blue dog,” said the showman, walking forward proudly and stumbling violently over the cords of the dressing gown.