Posted in Election 2020 Politics

Let’s Talk About Electability

Electability. It’s become something of a catchword these days. Joe Biden and his wife Jill have been using it to make the case that he…

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Posted in Election 2020 Elections Politics

Hey, Dems, Trump Can Win … Again!

Four years ago this month, I wrote a piece about Donald Trump’s candidacy and his political prospects in the 2016 campaign. Over the last couple of weeks,…

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Posted in Election 2020 Elections Politics

Memo To Dems: You’re Not Running Against Mitt Romney

It’s time I got a few things off my chest. I am not jaded, I am not cynical, and I am not a sellout. What…

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The Reluctant Witness

Had it not been for the OLC memo, which guided his decision-making process, Trump might well have been indicted. And as I noted above, he is not out of the woods, not by a long shot. Trump isn’t just running for a second term in 2020; he’s literally running for his life. Don’t kid yourself: behind all that bluster lies a very frightened little man who knows full well that what he did was wrong and is acutely aware of the fate that could befall him.

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Posted in Health Politics

Why “Medicare For All” Is So Popular

There’s a famous joke some economists use to describe the difference between a recession and a depression. “A recession is when your neighbor’s out of…

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Posted in Election 2020 Politics

Deliberate, Shameful and In Plain Sight

Let’s be very clear here. This was no slip of the tongue or finger. This was no off-the-cuff rant. What this president wrote and said…

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