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About Radnor Reports

Ken Feltman is past-president of the International Association of Political Consultants and the American League of Lobbyists. He is chairman of Radnor Inc., a political consulting and government relations firm in Washington, D.C. Feltman founded the U.S. and European Conflict Indexes in 1988. The indexes have predicted the winner of every U.S. presidential election beginning in 1988, plus the outcome of several European elections. In May of 2010, the Conflict Index was used by university students in Egypt. The Index predicted the fall of the Mubarak government within the next year.

The Joe Biden I Know

by Ken Feltman Nobody I know who knows Joe Biden doesn’t like him. Some may not like his politics. Others may think he lacks intellectual capacity. More than a few may laugh at his stumbling and bumbling. But they like … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial

While we were paying attention to Donald Trump …

by Ken Feltman   While the media were reporting the outbursts and arrogance of Donald Trump, other things were happening – things that will be more important in the long run.  Several candidates are running short of money. Rick Perry, … Continue reading

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The GOP Debate: Who Won? Who Lost?

After spending the night pouring over focus group videos and transcripts from last night’s Republican debates, I have some conclusions: The “junior varsity” debate mattered because Carly Fiorina was part of it. Donald Trump was the big story – but … Continue reading

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Pollster Frank Luntz sums up the shortcomings of some of the GOP candidates

Tomorrow night’s much anticipated Republican showdown will probably disappoint more than inform. Here are a few thoughts on some of the candidates from Frank Luntz, one of the savviest Republican pollsters: Scott Walker: He’s casual, he’s committed, he’s passionate. Chris Christie:  He … Continue reading

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Ever notice how Swedes use humor to express important concepts?

by Ken Feltman Have you noticed how often Swedes use humor to make a point? Twenty-some years ago, at a meeting of executives from Volvo’s North American headquarters with an advertising agency from New York City, one of the ad … Continue reading

Posted in Thought-Provoking Analysis