Democrats Turn to Progressives After Clinton Loss

By |November 14th, 2016|

Democrats Turning to Progressives in Ellison for DNC DEMOCRATS are moving on as fast as they can while digesting that their own constituencies handed them a stunning loss on Election Day 2016 by not coming out to vote. The last time white women voted for a Democrat was William Jefferson Clinton. In 2016, [...]


By |November 11th, 2016|

TRUMPQUAKE, The Autopsy President Barack Obama meets with President-elect Donald Trump in the Oval Office, Nov. 10, 2016. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) As America dissects the results of Tuesday’s election, one trend stands out: Tens of thousands of women — 53 percent of all white female voters, according to exit [...]

Donald J. Trump Rides Wave to the White House

By |November 9th, 2016|

Donald J. Trump Rides a Wave to the White House. photo: Hillary Clinton campaign (public domain) The results amounted to a repudiation, not only of Mrs. Clinton, but of President Obama, whose legacy is suddenly imperiled. And it was a decisive demonstration of power by a largely overlooked coalition of mostly blue-collar white [...]

Markets Crater as Tightening Race Stuns

By |November 8th, 2016|

Markets Crater as 2016 Race Tightens Stock futures plunged and bonds rallied as the outcome of the presidential election remained much tighter than expected. Investors moved into bonds and stocks cratered as traders questioned whether Democrat Hillary Clinton could win the race, as expected. The Mexican peso fell sharply against the U.S. dollar. [...]

Election Day 2016, History Awaits

By |November 8th, 2016|

Election Day 2016, Donald Go Home photo via Clinton campaign (public domain) Clinton won four votes, while Donald Trump picked up two. Libertarian nominee Gary Johnson earned one vote, as did former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney, who isn't running. [Politico] NOBODY in Donald Trump's world is prepared for what will likely happen today, [...]

Latinos, Ground Game and The Hillary Coalition

By |November 7th, 2016|

Latinos, Ground Game and The Hillary Coalition photo via the Clinton campaign (public domain) Clinton 3 Points Ahead of Trump in Final Bloomberg National Poll - The Democrat has strong advantages among women, non-whites, Hispanics, and young voters. [Bloomberg Politics] THE EARLY VOTE among Latinos is up over 150%, according to Matt Baretto, [...]

Comey: No New Conclusions After Review, Carry On

By |November 6th, 2016|

Comey: No New Conclusions After Review, Carry On photo via the Clinton campaign (public domain) SWEET SISTER, I wish I didn't feel so grateful for this unprecedented statement from Director Comey, but I do. It doesn't matter that it was brought on by the equally unprecedented statement that got him, the Clinton campaign [...]

Beyonce Stumps for Hillary in Cleveland – Hispanic Surge in Nevada

By |November 6th, 2016|

Beyonce and Jay Z Stump for Hillary photo via the Clinton campaign (public domain) THE CAMPAIGN is at a close. There's evidence being reported across networks that the 2016 electorate is more diverse than the vote was in 2012. That's good news for Hillary Clinton and bad news for Donald Trump. Polls are [...]

Perfect Election Storm: ACA, Comey’s Trumpland, & Emails

By |November 4th, 2016|

Perfect Political Storm: ACA, Comey's Trumpland, & Emails photo by Pete Souza, public domain If Clinton lost New Hampshire but won her other firewall states, each candidate would finish with 269 electoral votes, taking the election to the House of Representatives. Or maybe not — if Clinton also lost the 2nd Congressional District [...]

It’s Better to Be Clinton Than Trump in Final Days

By |November 3rd, 2016|

It's better to be Clinton than Trump in final days. Donald Trump has insisted for months that polls are failing to capture the breadth of his support because some of his backers won’t admit it to a pollster over the telephone. He’s wrong. [Politico] THE AD has been out since September but it [...]