Sunday, June 24, 2018

Democratic National Committee Changes Its Rules

The Story: The Democratic National Committee has changed the rules by which that party will decide hereafter who shall be its nominee for President. One...

Discharge Petition Looms on DACA

The Story: Members of Congress who want to force a vote on the issue of the status of the alien "Dreamers" may resort to a...

Sanders Endorsement Does Iowa Candidate Little Good

The Story: On Tuesday, the Democratic Party nominated Cindy Axne as its candidate for the US House of Representatives from Iowa's 3rd district, in the...
Democrats are on defense in deep blue Minnesota

Minnesota ex-Governor Pawlenty Attempts Comeback

The Story:  Tim Pawlenty, the Governor of Minnesota from 2003 to 2011, left that post in the latter year to run for President. His Presidential...

ABC Abruptly Cancels Revived “Roseanne”

The Story: In swift reaction to a racist tweet from one of its stars, Roseanne Barr, the TV network ABC last week cancelled its biggest...

Mattarella Veto Triggers New Election in Italy

The Story: Two unconventional Italian political parties, the Five Star Movement and the Northern League, have been trying over recent weeks to form a coalition...

“Glass Ceiling” at Risk in GA Governor’s Race

The Story: Stacey Abrams is the Democratic Party's nominee for Governor in Georgia. If she wins this November, she will be the first African-American women...
Trump Is "Pissed and Embarrassed," Twitter Character Limits - Monologue

Court: Prez is not just any old Twitter User

The Story:  The US District Court for the Southern District of New York ruled that it is unconstitutional for President Trump to block people from...

Lethal Injection Enthusiast Defeats a Challenge from his Right

The Story: Governor Asa Hutchinson (R-AR), on Tuesday May 22, advanced his reelection cause by defeating his primary opponent, Jan Morgan, a woman who denied...

Nebraska’s 2d District: Democratic Primary

The Story: The progressive wing of the Democratic Party, the wing that for two years now has been largely associated with Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders...
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