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Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad

With the news that John Bel Edwards has won a second term as governor of Louisiana, that makes two out of the last three gubernatorial…

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Why the Baghdadi Killing Isn’t Likely To Help Trump

First off, let me just say for the record that the news that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed in a raid in Syria is a…

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Were the 2016 Polls Wrong?

There’s been a lot of handwringing about the 2016 polls over the last two and a half years. How could Hillary Clinton have lost to…

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I’ve Always Been A Devil’s Advocate

Sometimes I’m amazed that I’m still alive. Seriously, with what I’ve done, it’s hard to believe I made it to 30, let alone 58. I…

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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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America’s Dirty Little Secret

Kathleen Vohs of the Washington Post writes about the “cognitive dissonance” that plagues Trump supporters. Kelly Weill of the Daily Beast wonders whether his “hard-core fans can be deradicalized.”…

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