Tuesday, January 21, 2020

A Quaker Gov Throws His Hat into the Presidential Ring

It is a safe bet that, if Hickenlooper's Presidential campaign breaks out from the pack and becomes important enough to warrant vigorous opposition, that opposition will invoke Dunlap's survival, and Hickenlooper's opposition to the death penalty.
South Bend Mayor Makes His Case For 2020 | Morning Joe | MSNBC

Mayor of South Bend, Indiana, is Running for President

A candidate says that the idea of packing the Supreme Court to move it leftward is no laughing matter, suggests he would consider it.

Marianne Williamson: An Unorthodox Candidate for President

The candidate, Marianne Williamson, should be taken seriously, because she is a token of a type: non-denominational spiritual advisors are becoming a more important part of the American political mix over time.
Bernie Sanders' 'Medicare-for-all' plan may have a $1 trillion problem

Senator Sanders: “Time to Move that Revolution Forward”

Senator Bernie Sanders re-enters the Presidential fray, this time as a front-runner, with his now-familiar revolutionary message.
Bernie Sanders' 'Medicare-for-all' plan may have a $1 trillion problem

Senator Sanders: "Time to Move that Revolution Forward"

Senator Bernie Sanders re-enters the Presidential fray, this time as a front-runner, with his now-familiar revolutionary message.

No, Snow in Minnesota Does Not Prove Globe Isn't Warming

A tweet by President Trump about Senator Klobuchar's announcement set off a storm in all media (traditional, new, and social).

No, Snow in Minnesota Does Not Prove Globe Isn’t Warming

A tweet by President Trump about Senator Klobuchar's announcement set off a storm in all media (traditional, new, and social).
Sen. Kamala Harris pushes Medicare for all

What is Meant by "Medicare for All"?

It has become common for reporters to ask Democratic politicians who profess to support "Medicare for all" whether they want to eliminate private health insurance. Why that question is important and what it means.
Sen. Kamala Harris pushes Medicare for all

What is Meant by “Medicare for All”?

It has become common for reporters to ask Democratic politicians who profess to support "Medicare for all" whether they want to eliminate private health insurance. Why that question is important and what it means.

Schultz May Run Independent Centrist Campaign

Howard Schultz, with a personal fortune in excess of $3 billion, is publicly mulling over the possibility of a run for President. Democrats worry that he could be a "spoiler," when what is needed (on their view) is a common anti-Trump front.