Tag Archives: Primaries

Polarization Causing Low Participation In Young Voters

Have you ever played Mao? Its a card game, kinda like Uno but with a wicked twist: no one knows the rules. In fact, no one talks in the game at all. Depending on the version you play, there are some standard rules but new players can only find out the rules by receiving penalty cards. Once someone “wins” by ... Read More »

The GOP’s class of 2016 may be the best in generations

This article originally appeared on Slate. What if they held a presidential campaign and a think tank broke out? House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan, who is considering running for president, offered his thoughts on poverty last week . Sen. Marco Rubio has been giving regular policy speeches on […] Click here to view original web page at www.cbsnews.com Read More »

Democrats’ ‘war on women’ election tactic may be blowing up in their face

Democrats’ ‘war on women’ election tactic may be blowing up in their face

Democrats doubled down on the “war on women” meme after the Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby decision, which allowed the company’s religious owners to exclude four of the 20 birth-control methods required under Obamacare. (Associated Press) DENVER — Some women are getting sick of the Democrats’ “war on women.” Take […] Click here to view original web page at www.washingtontimes.com Read More »

Hundreds of cities fight back against illegal ‘invasion’

Printer Friendly Protesters in Vasser, Michigan, marched from city hall Monday, July 14. A massive protest scheduled for July 18 and 19 across the United States is aimed at stopping the influx of Central American children flooding across the border, and more than a dozen smaller community protests already […] Click here to view original web page at www.wnd.com Read More »

Did Perry Just Boost His 2016 Chances?

Few Republicans have been more consistent or louder in their opposition to President Obama than Texas Governor Rick Perry. But if Perry’s ability to seize the spotlight as the focal point of opposition to the president’s policies in the wake of the border crisis has suddenly thrust him back […] Click here to view original web page at www.commentarymagazine.com Read More »

New York congressional race shows changing demographics

Related Links: Harlem is not the same. Even though 43-year incumbent Rep. Charles Rangel, D-New York, ultimately won after going punch for punch with New York state Sen. Adriano Espaillat, his “safe” seat is safe no longer. The battle was bloody at times, with most of the blows felt […] Click here to view original web page at www.mcclatchydc.com Read More »

Odds tilt toward GOP Senate

Greg Nash Republicans are in the strongest position to win back the Senate since losing it eight years ago. Over several months, the party has expanded its range of targeted seats, and the National Republican Senatorial Committee (NRSC) has helped defeat insurgents it didn’t want representing the GOP in […] Click here to view original web page at thehill.com Read More »

Tea party has momentum for another win in Mississippi runoff

Incumbent: Six-term Republican Sen. Thad Cochran was forced into a runoff election for his Senate seat after the recent Mississippi primary failed to result in a clear winner to become the GOP’s nominee in November. (Associated Press) Energized by House Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s stunning loss in Virginia earlier […] Click here to view original web page at www.washingtontimes.com Read More »