Category: Election

Biden, And Republicans vs. ‘Trumplicans’

Biden, And Republicans vs. ‘Trumplicans’

What Democrats, be they Joe Biden or anyone else, is why even think that they can pander to the Trumplicans?
Andrew Yang: A 21st Century Ross Perot?

Andrew Yang: A 21st Century Ross Perot?

Whether or not Yang attains the nomination, like Perot decades before him, Yang's fundraising prowess means that he can continue to hang in the primary fight where others have had to fall, and in the process he can continue to educate the American people on his issues and make a difference.
Yang and Booker’s Friendship: Maybe There’s Hope for the Rest of Us, Too

Yang and Booker’s Friendship: Maybe There’s Hope for the Rest of Us, Too

Yang and Booker prove that very individual rivals can fight it out for a political objective, but at the literal end of the day come together in unity, good will and affection.
Why Bloomberg is Right to Run

Why Bloomberg is Right to Run

After months of hesitation, former NYC mayor and billionaire Michael Bloomberg has announced his intention to run for the President of the United States in 2020.
December Democratic Presidential Debate Review

December Democratic Presidential Debate Review

Here’s my holiday wish for better questions next time.
Sorry, Tom Steyer, Term Limits Don’t Work

Sorry, Tom Steyer, Term Limits Don’t Work

Our real problem isn't the length of a lawmaker's career, it's the literally untold billions of dollars--much of it in "dark," unreported money--from corporations and the super rich can buy access and influence in the government.
Stephen King’s Latest Antagonist

Stephen King’s Latest Antagonist

For Golden, he likely would have had a happier ending if he had just done the fully courageous thing....not the politically clever thing.
It’s Time for Other Democrats To Follow Kamala Harris Out Of the Exits

It’s Time for Other Democrats To Follow Kamala Harris Out Of the Exits

Perhaps Harris will find better success on the road to the White House another year.
Just How Far Can Yang, His ‘Gang,’ and His Quirky Campaign Carry Him?

Just How Far Can Yang, His ‘Gang,’ and His Quirky Campaign Carry Him?

At first no one took Trump seriously either, and like Yang today, Trump simply proved the doubters wrong day after day, week after week and month after month, until Trump ultimately found himself sitting in the Oval Office. Is Yang on a similar trajectory today?
Rather Than Merely Running for President, Is Nikki Haley Auditioning To Be Trump’s New No. 2?

Rather Than Merely Running for President, Is Nikki Haley Auditioning To Be Trump’s New No. 2?

Would it be really beyond the imagination that Haley is perhaps leaving a little bug in Trump's ear that he would be better served with her at his side as his 2020 running mate?