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 [...]

Uncertainty Settles In

By |November 1st, 2016|

Uncertainty Settles In (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza, public domain) "Still extraordinarily slim, but there's now uncertainty in the contest where there wasn't when I was last on the program." - Jon Cohen, SurveyMonkey Pollster GROUND GAME is everything at this point. There is no evidence Donald Trump has one. Can [...]

FBI’s Comey Wouldn’t Name Russians on US Election Hacking, Cited Election

By |November 1st, 2016|

FBI's Comey Wouldn't Name Russians on US Election Hacking, Cited Election WELL, well, well, there are leaks but not all are created equal. This certainly puts a new sheen on Director Comey's letter to Congress, now doesn't it. From CNBC, pertinent video at the link FBI Director James Comey argued privately that it [...]

The Swinging Dick Election of 2016

By |October 30th, 2016|

HuffPost: The Swinging Dick Election of 2016 “We do not have a warrant,” a senior law enforcement official said. “Discussions are under way [between the FBI and the Justice Department] as to the best way to move forward.” - Michael Isikoff [Yahoo News] IT ALL began with Donald Trump sizing up his own [...]

FBI’s Comey Alerted of Emails in ‘Connection with Unrelated Case’ Leading to Weiner

By |October 28th, 2016|

FBI's Comey Alerted of Emails in 'Connection with Unrelated Case' photo via Clinton campaign (public domain) "In connection with an unrelated case, the FBI has learned of the existence of emails that appear to be pertinent to the investigation … I agreed that the FBI should take appropriate investigative steps designed to allow investigators [...]

Joe Biden for State Department, A Post From 2007 *Updated*

By |October 28th, 2016|

Teasing Joe Biden for State Department photo by Clinton campaign (public domain) "He'd be great, and they are spending a lot of time figuring out the best way to try to persuade him to do it if she wins,” said the source familiar with the transition planning. [Politico] BACK IN 2007, presidential candidate [...]

Kelly Repeating ‘Sexual Predator’ Allegations Causes Gingrich to Lose It

By |October 26th, 2016|

Kelly Repeating 'Sexual Predator' Allegations Causes Gingrich to Lose It "You are fascinated with sex!" - Newt Gingrich NOT SURE Newt Gingrich is the man you want wagging his finger at Megyn Kelly over whether Donald Trump is a "sexual predator," as 11 women are alleging. All because of an "Access Hollywood" tape [...]

Awaiting Clinton, The Middle East

By |October 25th, 2016|

What awaits Clinton in the Middle East photo by Hillary Clinton campaign (public domain) FOLLOWERS of Middle East events don't need the warning. The full picture should alarm progressives who don't want Hillary Clinton's potential first days to focus on war and peace. Domestic issues call but it's not an easy choice with [...]

Think Big, Spread Out, Dems Working on a Wave

By |October 23rd, 2016|

Think Big, Spread Out, Dems Working on a Wave Hillary Clinton has vaulted to a double-digit advantage in the inaugural ABC News 2016 election tracking poll, boosted by broad disapproval of Donald Trump on two controversial issues: His treatment of women and his reluctance to endorse the election’s legitimacy. [ABC News] HARD WORK [...]