Category Archives: Politics

Americans Say They Would Vote For A Woman, But …

Amelia Thomson-DeVeaux of FiveThirtyEight – These days, it’s hard to find voters who openly admit that they’re reluctant to support a woman for president. Only 13 percent of Americans believe that men are better suited for politics than women, according … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, FiveThirtyEight, Politics, Women

What Unites Republicans May Be Changing. Same With Democrats.

Perry Bacon Jr. of FiveThirtyEight – In a book released on the eve of the 2016 election called “Asymmetric Politics,” political scientists Matthew Grossmann and David Hopkins argued that America’s political parties don’t just have different ideologies, but are really … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Democrats, Elections, Politics, Republicans

Americans Have Positive Views About Religion’s Role in Society, but Want It Out of Politics

Most say religion is losing influence in American life First in a series on religion in American life from the Pew Research Center – A large majority of Americans feel that religion is losing influence in public life, according to … Continue reading

Posted in Pew Research, Politics, Religion

Analysis: The real reason Democrats should study the UK election

Stephen Collinson of CNN – The Labour Party’s wipeout in Britain’s election spelled out an undeniable warning to Democrats over the potential dangers of tracking too far to the left of more moderate national electorates. But it also highlighted a more … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Elections, Politics, polls, United Kingdom

Natasha Korecki's Monday article about Joe Biden prompted questions about what Ken Feltman thinks of Biden. Here's the answer from a 2015 article

The Joe Biden I Know (September 11, 2015) by Ken Feltman – Here’s a link to Natasha Korecki’s Politico article: Off mic scenes from Joe Biden’s wild road trip through Iowa (December 23, 2019) by Natasha Korecki of Politico –

Posted in 2020 election, Elections, Joe Biden, Politico, Politics