Category: Democrats

No, Mr Bloomberg, We Do Need a Wealth Tax: Too Much Income Inequality Is Bad, Even for the Rich

No, Mr Bloomberg, We Do Need a Wealth Tax: Too Much Income Inequality Is Bad, Even for the Rich

What we have now in the United States is a situation of wealth inequality which isn't just not good for society as a whole, it's not even good for the wealthy anymore, either.
What’s the Punchline: How Many Billionaires Can Run for President?

What’s the Punchline: How Many Billionaires Can Run for President?

I have no doubt that Bloomberg's heart is in the right place. But we already have one do-gooding billionaire in the Democratic primary (see Steyer, Tom). And despite all of the resources Steyer could bring to bear, he hasn't tapped into front-runner status. What would be different for Bloomberg?
Verdict from Election Night 2019: Trump’s Slow Smothering of GOP Continues

Verdict from Election Night 2019: Trump’s Slow Smothering of GOP Continues

As a direct result of Donald Trump, the Republican party have disappeared from the nation's suburbs and truly will be solely a regional party of rural America.
For Mayor Pete’s Presidential Aspirations, It May Well Be Now or Never

For Mayor Pete’s Presidential Aspirations, It May Well Be Now or Never

The whispers have begun which say, "Perhaps now isn't Mayor Pete's time. But he's young. He will have another bite at the apple." These are kind--if not necessarily accurate--sentiments.
Andrew Yang is Different From the Other Democratic Candidates

Andrew Yang is Different From the Other Democratic Candidates

If you've been following the 2020 Democratic candidates, you've probably heard of Andrew Yang.
Hillary, Tulsi and Their Bizarre Russian Catfight

Hillary, Tulsi and Their Bizarre Russian Catfight

Now, thanks to Clinton's bombshell, Gabbard could be, conceivably, resurrected into some conspiracy theory cause celeb third-party candidate for president which could only give Trump a wider avenue toward re-election.
October Democratic Presidential Debate in Review

October Democratic Presidential Debate in Review

There’s yet again too many candidates on the Democratic debate stage, with more yet to come. The moderators were our best yet in terms of persistently calling out question dodging, but with 12 candidates, even prominent figures at times faded into obscurity.
What Andrew Yang Sees Which No Other Candidate Seems to Address

What Andrew Yang Sees Which No Other Candidate Seems to Address

Yang was the only one on stage Tuesday evening at the Democratic presidential debate from Otterbein University to lay out some important economic truths.
Chairman Schiff, Stick to the Truth

Chairman Schiff, Stick to the Truth

Democrats must not--never--emulate the Trump team's habit for dissembling and dishonesty.
Impeaching Trump Might Be The GOP’s Best Move

Impeaching Trump Might Be The GOP’s Best Move

Although conventional wisdom in Washington seems to suggest that the House will impeach Donald Trump while the Republican-led Senate will vote to acquit, in reality, I think it’s in the Republican’s best interests to impeach him in the House and then convict him in the Senate.