Author Archives: Ken Feltman

About Ken Feltman

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.

I lost two good and long-time friends today: Jim Brady and Gene Callahan

By Ken Feltman Jim Brady was a wonderful, zany man. To know him was to laugh a lot. Could I tell you stories! The trip to the Army-Navy game shortly after President Ford lost to Jimmy Carter in 1976 … … Continue reading

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Obama doesn’t seem to know how to be president

Originally posted on I Said . . . comments on current issues:
Two years ago, a PhD student from Stanford University spoke with several former Obama White House staff members. Naturally, they were guarded in what they said but, every so often, a…

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A tale of two Virginias

By Ken Feltman House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.), widely assumed to be the next speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, was beaten in a primary yesterday. The media are claiming Cantor’s loss is a shocking, totally unexpected event. … Continue reading

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The Manipulator: Psychological Profile of Ukrainian President Yanukovich

by Elizaveta Egorova, PhD, and Ekaterina Egorova, PhD (This is an update of the April 2010 psychological profile of President Yanukovich by Ekaterina Egorova and Elizaveta Egorova.) Viktor Yanukovich’s choice between the association with the EU or the accession to the Customs Union is quite … Continue reading

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Chris Christie: The revealing recklessness

By Ken Feltman I have never regarded politics as the arena of morals. It is the arena of interest. – Aneurin Bevan Some defenders of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie are whining that the media are making too big an … Continue reading

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