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Bernie Sanders

My Man Bernie Sanders: He’s Just Different

  Vermont independent senator, Bernie Sanders, will hope primarily to make sure the left is well accounted for in the Democratic primary, and to ensure that presumptive nominee, Hillary Clinton is challenged at least in the short term.   He’s said Hillary isn’t prepared “to take on the billionaire class.”...

TPP

Elizabeth Warren Is Either Wrong or Inconsistent on TPP

  The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is a digital-copyrights, environment, human-rights, labor and trade agreement among the United States, Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, and Vietnam. The TPP countries represent a third of our top 15 export markets. For example, Singapore consumes nearly as much...

Andrew Johnson

Andrew Johnson: The 17th Retrospective

  “Whatcha got ain’t nothin new. This country’s hard on people, you can’t stop what’s coming, it ain’t all waiting on you. That’s vanity.” – Ellis, No Country for Old Men (2007)   Andrew Johnson was the first Vice President to assume the presidency because of assassination. He would always...

hopkins

Hopkins, Chick Fil-A, Carson and What He Did

  The JHU student government recently voted to ban any hypothetical future Chick-Fil-A outlet from campus because of the company owner’s support for traditional marriage. The JHU student government feels that the presence of Chick-fil-A on campus would promote homophobia and amount to discrimination against the LGBT community.   JHU...

Lynch

Racist? Oh Yeah? Wait Til You See Us Confirm Lynch.

  “Loretta Lynch, the first African-American woman nominated to be attorney general, is asked to sit in the back of the bus when it comes to the Senate calendar.” – Senator Dick Durbin (D., IL)   This was his response to Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell who postponed the vote...

Cuba

What This Guy Barack Obama Did With Cuba

  Human Rights We should all be concerned about Cuba‘s human rights violations; however, let’s not overstate them nor fail to recognize marked changes. Here’s the latest Human Rights Watch report on Cuba. When looking at our own record, we should not throw stones living in the glass house we...

This Is What Americans Do Electing The POTUS

  Electoral College Republicans have lost the popular vote in five of the past six presidential elections. The biggest advantage that the Democrats have is that California went from being a reliably Republican state in presidential elections from 1952 through 1988 into a reliably Democrat state beginning in 1992. The...

Rand Paul

Rand Paul Will Make You Think About The GOP

  Rand Paul is not your typical Republican, and many within the GOP resent that. Before dismissing his candidacy, the GOP should remember they aren’t that popular. The 2014 midterms were about Democrats running away from Obama similar to Republicans demotivating their own base by making them virtually indistinguishable from...

Rubio

Rubio In The Race Like A Normal Half-Termer

  Marco Rubio has been a rising star within the GOP for over a decade now. Mitt Romney vetted him for Vice President in 2012, but found some “irregular” finances. Rubio has hired many of Romney’s former campaign personnel from his 2012 Presidential bid, and before so there is no...

Hillary

Looks Like A Race For POTUS: Hillary Is In

  Hillary Clinton jumped into the presidential race with both feet today. She is arguably leaps and bounds ahead of her competition. The electorate leans left, young voters are still mainly Democratic, her favorables are much better than leading Republican candidate Jeb Bush, and Obama is trending up.    ...