Trump: So Broke He's Breaking Us All

It's reported that Donald Trump's greatest grief is that the greedy grubber's not as rich as he wishes and he's hiding his tax returns to hide the fact that he's not broke, but he's no billionaire...Read more

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If Abraham Lincoln Weren’t Dead, This Would Kill Him


Abraham Lincoln fought to end slavery, preserve our Constitution and reunify America. Donald Trump has the support of white supremacists, disregards the Constitution and divides America. Teddy...Read more

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Bathroom, Bigots, Bullies and BS


Liberals call North Carolina's "bathroom bill" bigotry and praise the president's pro-transgender policy. Conservatives accuse Obama of imperial overreach while bolting to get more states into the...Read more

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GOP: The Visions and Divisions

Trump offers competing visions for America — that compete with Democrats, with Republicans, and even competes with his own visions that he’d stated just days before. The Bushes and some senators peel...Read more

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The Revolting Republicans

The uprising in the Republican base upended every establishment pick, upset hard-core conservative contenders and upped an offensive, obnoxious egomaniac into a national presidential nomination...Read more

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April Glowers Bring May Powers

April turned ugly on the Democratic side as Hillary and Bernie accused and insulted, a sign that the race was too tight for generosity, though following New York and Super Tuesday 3, it no longer...Read more

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Bern, Bills and Bets

Despite massive rallies feeling the Bern, Bernie burned out against Hillary in NY -- while many New Yorkers felt burned by the bungling Board of Elections voter purges. Triumphant Trump lumped his...Read more

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It's Up To You, New York, New York

Often uncontested in presidential elections, New York is now of unquestionable importance to candidate condenters in both parties who seek to avoid contested conventions. A Vermonter with Brooklyn...Read more

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Cruz-ing for a Bruising


Donald Trump's campaign was cruising until Ted Cruz and the Republican establishment became the latest speedbump, dealing defeat in the Badger State. Though a string of losses may sting Clinton, she...Read more

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April’s Fools Have Come Early


Donald Trump said women who have abortions deserve some sort of punishment. Later he clarified that the doctors should be punished. Meanwhile, Ted Cruz is gaining female Republicans, since Trump went...Read more


Brussels’ Bombs to Bullies’ Bombast


Fatal bombings in Brussels, Ankara and Istanbul are met with mourning around the globe, but Trump and Cruz choose sinister over somber as they race to throw in bombs on their own. Trump triumphs by...Read more

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SCOTUS, POTUS and the Bloated Corrode-Us

While the president tries to do his job and ensure the Supreme Court does its job, the Senate Republicans shirk their jobs, and may, as a result, risk their own jobs. A strong Super Tuesday Two for...Read more

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Primaries. Not a Secondary Concern.

The Republicans wanted to focus on the general, on taking on Clinton and taking down Obama’s legacy, but instead have been taken for a wild ride on a primary challenge that has trumped all others...Read more


Courting Disaster

The Supreme Court vacancy left by Antonin Scalia’s death has become a disaster for democracy as GOP Senators pledge not to consider any nominee, a move that may prove a disaster for them as well. The...Read more

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Supreme Hypocrisy

After the news of Justice Antonin Scalia’s passing, as the Prez ordered flags to half mast, the Republican Party raced past mourning to politicize his death as quickly as possible. Senator McConnell...Read more


Who's On First? Everybody's In Second!


Trump lost then won, Cruz rose then stopped, Rubio called third a win, then flopped, Jeb muddled in the middle, Christie and Fiorina dropped and by coming in second, Kasich came out on top. Hillary,...Read more


Nothing for Granted in the Granite State


Iowa ended in a virtual tie, the DNC ended its tight control of debates, and O’Malley ended his campaign entirely, as Clinton and Sanders try to end up on top in NH. A Cruz Missile took down high-...Read more


The Case of the Curious Caucus


How wild will right-wing voters run, will Trump triumph or be lumped, will Cruz cruise or will he lose, and how many of the GOP menagerie won't make it past Monday's caucus? Will Hillary prevail and...Read more


Politicians Poison Their Wells — and Ours


Politicians Poison Their Wells — and Ours Goldman Sachs, guns, Obamacare, the “establishment,” heat up the race between Clinton and Sanders. But how hot can the rhetoric get before it bubbles over...Read more


State of the Union vs. State of Confusion


The president delivers a final State of the Union declaring the economy strong and America secure. But if you listen to presidential candidates of both parties, they are campaigning on exactly the...Read more