Category Archives: Republicans

Is Trump luring GOP senators on impeachment with cold cash?

Alex Isenstadt of Politico – The president is tapping his vast donor network to buck up lawmakers whose support he badly needs — but who also need him. Continue…

Posted in 2020 election, Candidates, Donald Trump, House of Representatives, Money in politics, Politico, Republicans, Senate

What’s really at stake when the House votes on the rules of impeachment?

Steven D’Souza of CBC News – On the surface, it’s a procedural step that signals the next phase in the impeachment inquiry. But the vote formalizing the rules for investigating U.S. President Donald Trump is also a politically fraught step … Continue reading

Posted in Congress, Democrats, Donald Trump, Impeachment, Republicans

Do we now know exactly how Donald Trump is going to try to get reelected?

Chris Cillizza of CNN – During Game 7 of the World Series on Wednesday night, President Donald Trump’s campaign launched a seven-figure national ad buy — a 30-second commercial touting his first-term accomplishments on terrorism, the economy and immigration. But … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Baseball, Donald Trump, Impeachment, Politcal Consulting, Republicans, strategy, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States

Trump primary challengers may be excluded from Minnesota ballot

Rachel Frazin of The Hill – President Trump’s Republican presidential challengers may be excluded from Minnesota’s primary ballot. Trump’s name was the only one listed on the Republican Party of Minnesota’s letter to the Minnesota Secretary of State’s Office outlining its “determination … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Donald Trump, Political parties, Republicans

Impeachment – Not a Democratic Challenger – Could End Susan Collins’ Career

Public Policy Polling – PPP’s newest Maine poll finds that Susan Collins is in trouble for reelection…and that she’s likely to find herself in more trouble no matter what side of impeachment she comes down on. Collins is unpopular, with … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Candidates, Republicans, Senate