The Beto Factor

Well, it’s official, he;s in. You gotta give the boy credit, we haven’t seen a tease like this since Salome refused to drop that 1,000th veil. And of course, being Beto, he’s carrying with him the immediate media coterie of both salvation preachers as well as pooh-pooh naysayers. Does Beto O’Rourke want to be the…

Beto is planning an 'extended' trip to Iowa

People don’t just go to Iowa to watch Scott Walker flail around in the corn. They go because they want to run for president. And it’s starting to look more and more like Beto O’Rourke is one of those people. Politico: Beto O’Rourke isn’t just headed to Iowa for a one-off campaign appearance with a…

CO-Sen: “We don’t need more Jews in office.”

As you know, I like to share a lot of campaign e-mails from incumbents and candidates because I want to get folks involved and active in Democrats’ campaigns. One of the many e-mails I received today came from former Colorado House Speaker and U.S. Senate candidate, Andrew Romanoff (D. CO), who recently faced Anti-Semitism on the…

IL-Sen: Dick Durbin (D) Pushes The Call For Making The Mueller Report Public

Received this e-mail today from U.S. Senator Dick Durbin’s (D. IL) re-election campaign: According to recent news reports, we can expect Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russia’s involvement in the 2016 election to wrap up at any time now. Former CIA Director John Brennan even suggested indictments could come down as soon as tomorrow….

*Sigh* Back in the saddle again.

Something’s happening here. What it is ain’t exactly clear   For what it’s worth   Buffalo Springfield Sweet Jesus, doesn’t 30 months just fly by when you’re having fun? It seems like only yesterday, and not about 28 months ago, when the networks stopped covering the egocentric, self centered, oral masturbation that comprised the average Trump rally. It got…

IL-Sen: Dick Durbin (D) Builds Momentum For The Medicare At 50 Act

Received this e-mail from U.S. Senator Dick Durbin’s (D. IL) re-election campaign: For too long, quality, affordable health care could only be accessed by the healthiest and wealthiest Americans. The Affordable Care Act helped level the playing field, but our work isn’t done until health care is seen as a human right and afforded to…