Last weekend, Kamala Harris met with Clinton operatives and fundraisers in the Hamptons. Such a meeting is an indication the Clinton team is seriously considering, if not already decided, to support Harris for President in 2020. Harris, the freshman Senator … Continue reading Democrats Haven’t Learned Much From Last Year
This is not your father’s Supreme Court. The dividing lines on the court closely mirror the dividing lines in America on guns, class, race and LBGT issues. All of these lines are sure to clash in the upcoming session. Historically, … Continue reading The New Dividing Lines On The Supreme Court
The Importance Of Watching Over Our Own Movement. Back in August of last year, I wrote an article for this very publication in which I defined “The Alt-Right” as a pro-Americana and Pro-Free Speech Movement with a diverse mixture of … Continue reading Richard Spencer’s “Alt Right” Is Anything But America First
Once again, the polls were off, by a lot. Most polls had the Tories running away with the election. Pollsters using turnout models had the Tories with an even bigger margin. In the end the Tories did win the biggest … Continue reading The Tories Lost: Where Does Brexit Go From Here?
Last week, the California state senate passed a single payer healthcare bill with a price tag of $400 billion annually. Even with a liberal super-majority in the state legislature the odds of the bill becoming law are close to nil. … Continue reading Are Democrats All In On Single Payer Health Care?
Back in 2010, electoral politics in the UK seemed fairly consistent. Labour had a small but steady majority in Parliament, the Tories were the minority and the Liberal Democrats were the fringe. But then the Tories took power in 2010 … Continue reading What’s Up With That UK Election Thing?
Thursday, Republicans held an at large seat in Montana. Republican Greg Gianforte, defeated Democrat Rob Quist by about 7 percent. Now the caveats before I hit the main points of this piece; every election is unique, so are the candidates … Continue reading Neither Party Recognizes The Significance of Montana