Obama Campaign Can’t Even Keep Dems

At an Obama campaign event Democrats walked out. This is being portrayed as an event where Obama campaigned for a Democrat running for the office of Governor in Maryland. But that portrayal is not convincing. Lieutenant Governor Anthony Brown is ahead of his GOP opponent by 11 points according to Real Clear Politics. So this wasn’t Obama helping out a local politician. This was a local politician with a comfortable enough lead that he believed that he could afford proximity to the President Read more […]

President Obama Plays the Race Card

Why has President Obama’s popularity declined so much? He thinks part of the problem is that he is an African American. At least, he claims to think that. From the New Yorker: Obama’s election was one of the great markers in the black freedom struggle. In the electoral realm, ironically, the country may be more racially divided than it has been in a generation. Obama lost among white voters in 2012 by a margin greater than any victor in American history. The popular opposition to the Administration Read more […]

Hey, Big-Money RINOs, Where Is The Tea-Party-Inflicted Damage To The Republican Brand Now?

Thanks to Ted Cruz and the Republican Congressmen who sided with them (and with the people who voted for them!), the GOP is on record as having attempted to force the government to undo Obamacare. This supposedly hurt the Republican “brand” (people who still think Karl Rove and Dick Cheney are worth associating with obviously have no idea what really damages the Republican reputation). They tell us that Ted Cruz is a joke. There are big-money people in Utah ready to oust Mike Lee. But does Read more […]

If Dems Lose 2014 Will Media Admit Anti-Cruz Hype Was Overblown?

Supposedly, the Republicans are facing disaster because of the incredible (alleged) stupidity of shutting down the government and refusing to authorize the Federal Government to borrow money to pay the interest on borrowed money. (Once the government got the green light to borrow money to pay the interest on borrowed money then the economy was stabilized because everyone was “reassured” that the Federal Government would pay its debts. Makes perfect sense doesn’t it?). The Republicans are in Read more […]