Total 12 Posts
DeSantis runs right to get ready for presidential run5 min read
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis passed a right-wing agenda, including a six-week abortion ban, extended death penalty, and restrictions on LGBTQ+ education. While appealing to Republican primary voters, will it be enough to beat Donald Trump?
DeSantis descending?4 min read
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis is facing challenges including falling poll numbers and opposition to key items in his agenda by a majority of Americans. He is also not taking on Donald Trump directly, allowing the former president’s campaign to define him to primary voters.
A national trial separation?5 min read
Action on guns and abortion rights will be major U.S. election issues. The actions of politicians like DeSantis in Florida for authoritarian control could help in Republican primaries but sink them in general elections.
Kevin McCarthy: Why Republicans are preventing their own leader from becoming US speaker4 min read
Why breakaway Republicans are blocking the election of a new speaker of the US House of Representatives.
He’ll be Congressman, not congressman-ish3 min read
Congressman-elect George Anthony Santos lied about his career on his resume before being elected.
Post-election thoughts5 min read
President Biden had it right when he said that democracy won Tuesday’s elections. The pundits, pollsters and press had it wrong when they say Democrats won the election.
It’s not your dads’ GOP anymore, and never will be again5 min read
If you ever entertained any notion that the Republican Party will endure in a democracy, tell me what you’re smoking, please.