Category: Election

Susan Collins’s Seat Downgraded to ‘Toss-up’

Susan Collins’s Seat Downgraded to ‘Toss-up’

In a fresh sign just how vulnerable Collins may be as she seeks re-election next year, the preeminent nonpartisan Washington political analyst Charlie Cook just changed his rating of the Maine Senate race from 'Lean Republican,' to 'Toss up.'

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Why I Switched From Bernie to Yang

Why I Switched From Bernie to Yang

This isn't a switch I made lightly. I've been a strong Bernie supporter since 2016 and have been rooting for him until now, in 2019.

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WaPo’s Rucker: ‘Privately,’ Trump Is Quite ‘Alarmed and Rattled’ with the Economy

WaPo’s Rucker: ‘Privately,’ Trump Is Quite ‘Alarmed and Rattled’ with the Economy

Although publicly, Donald Trump and his advisers wave off any suggestion of a recession for the US economy the reality is quite different in private, according to a prominent Washington Post reporter.

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The Debate: We Don’t Want Someone Just to Beat Trump

The Debate: We Don’t Want Someone Just to Beat Trump

I’m 19 years old, and earlier in the month attended a national conference for a youth organization that I am a part of.

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Prager Calls 2020 Democrats ‘Fraud,’ ‘Liar,’ ‘Slime’

Prager Calls 2020 Democrats ‘Fraud,’ ‘Liar,’ ‘Slime’

On his radio show, Dennis Prager called out the Democratic candidates as, "frauds," "liars," as well other various insults.

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Sanders on Climate Change: Bigger Issue than ‘ISIS or al Qaeda’

Sanders on Climate Change: Bigger Issue than ‘ISIS or al Qaeda’

"Four years ago I came here to Iowa and I was asked what is the major national security issue we face."

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Trump Losing His Base, Poll Finds

Trump Losing His Base, Poll Finds

Donald Trump has the approval of 85 percent or more of Republicans, but that is not the same as enthusiasm--and on that Democrats have a big gap.

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‘As Bad as This May Sound…’: MSNBC’s Ruhle Wonders If Beto O’Rourke Will Benefit from Post-Shooting Media Blitz

‘As Bad as This May Sound…’: MSNBC’s Ruhle Wonders If Beto O’Rourke Will Benefit from Post-Shooting Media Blitz

A MSNBC midday host mused on-air whether former congressman Beto O'Rourke would see a bump in his polls as a result of the media blitz he's experienced in recent days as a result of Saturday's mass shooting in O'Rourke's poll numbers.

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West Virginia Bets Big on Plastics, and on Backing of Trump Administration

West Virginia Bets Big on Plastics, and on Backing of Trump Administration

The state’s leaders want a federal loan guarantee to build a giant chemical storage plant that could cost as much as $10 billion.

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Voters Highly Politically Attuned, Support Immigrants, Survey Finds

Voters Highly Politically Attuned, Support Immigrants, Survey Finds

Voters are following politics in ways not witnessed before — three quarters at the highest level on a 0 to 10 ladder scale.

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Opinions

Why I Switched From Bernie to Yang

By Isiason Brown

This isn't a switch I made lightly. I've been a strong Bernie supporter since 2016 and have been rooting for him until now, in 2019.

Yes, Donald Trump Is Rooting for Break-up of the EU

By Alex Denethorn

Of course Donald Trump is hoping for a dissolution of the European Union, and it's not a secret.

Why Minorities May be Socially Conservative But Vote Democratic

By Dallas Mitchell

The Republican brand of social conservatism is for other people.

Why the Sanders Candidacy is No Longer Viable

By Tony Panaccio

Before the first presidential debate between Senator John F. Kennedy and Vice President Richard M. Nixon, the talk on the street was that Nixon was going to mop the floor with JFK.

July CNN Democratic Presidential Debate Night 2

By Allison Hellman

The second Democratic debate is over, and I have to say that last night was a huge surprise, but also a huge disappointment.

July CNN Democratic Debate Night 1

By Allison Hellman

We’re staying up late again to watch the next round of Democratic debates, and give all the candidates the grades they deserve.

Let’s Talk About The 7th Maryland Congressional District

By Chris O'Leary

Let’s talk about Maryland’s 7th Congressional District, the subject of Trump’s latest weird tweetstorm, and aside from reminding Donald Trump that he actually is the president of Maryland’s 7th Congressional District, let’s look at it just from a “facts” standpoint first.

Maybe The Fault Lies With Us, Not Mueller

By Alex Denethorn

You can tell that we're not holding presidents to the same standards as we used to.

The Death Penalty’s Fatal Flaw is Finding a Way to Do It Right

By Tony Panaccio

As the federal government is gearing up to start executing death row inmates, I found myself remembering my first, and incredibly surreal, experience with capital punishment.

Google Cares About One Thing, and It Isn’t Politics

By Chris O'Leary

The bias you see when you look at your Google search results is your own.