Category Archives: Republicans

Overthrow the Prince of Facebook

Peggy Noonan in the Wall Street Journal – I’ll start with a personal experience and then try to expand into Republicans and big tech. In the spring of 2016, Facebook came under pressure, stemming from leaks by its workers, over … Continue reading

Posted in Facebook, Journalism, Millennials, Republicans, Thought-Provoking Analysis

Republicans spend more than $4 million at Trump properties

Reid Wilson of The Hill – Republican candidates and campaign committees have spent more than $4 million at hotel, golf and vineyard properties that bear President Trump’s name since he was inaugurated in 2017. Continue Reading –

Posted in Controversial, Donald Trump, Republicans

The Five Wings Of The Republican Party

By Perry Bacon Jr. of FiveThirtyEight – When President Trump entered office, it wasn’t clear if he would consolidate control of the Republican Party — or even his own administration. We used to write a lot about various power centers … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Donald Trump, Republicans, Robert Mueller

The Fight About the Electoral College Is About More Than the Electoral College

from Amy Walter of the Cook Political Report – There’s nothing new about calls to replace the Electoral College with a national popular vote. Until recently, partisans on both sides supported a constitutional amendment to do such a thing. Frustration … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Democrats, Elections, Republicans, Washington Post

What More Than 40 Years Of Early Primary Polls Tell Us About 2020

By Geoffrey Skelley of FiveThirtyEight – How much can we learn from early primary polls? Back in 2011, FiveThirtyEight Editor-in-chief Nate Silver set out to answer this question and found that early national polling is at least somewhat predictive of … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Candidates, Democrats, Demographics, FiveThirtyEight, Political parties, polls, Republicans