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  • Obama does nothing to help vulnerable Democrat senators
    Desperate Democrat senators on campaign trail: Barack? Barack WHO?
    Despite the overall incompetence of the golfer-in-chief, the Democrat party would have had a slight chance of holding onto their Senate majority in next month's election if the president had done a little bit more to help them in their...
  • Unending scandals in Washington
    Failure to hold their feet to the fire
    There are only a handful of weeks until the big election with the nation's future in the balance. I know that every year we hear the same rhetoric of "how important the upcoming election is", so maybe using the phrase to remind...
  • Nathan Deal campaign team member tragically dies
    Nathan Deal campaign team member tragically dies
    In breaking news, Georgia Republican Governor Nathan Deal, who is running for re-election just announced through email communication that his campaign team suffered a tragic loss on Tuesday afternoon when one of its team members died in a car...
  • Minnesota Election 2014
    Don Mashak’s preliminary Minnesota election 2014 recommendations(Updated Oct 15)
    This writer, Don Mashak, is trying to provide you with a little different Voter Guide in 2014. As this writer lives and votes in Minnesota, he will focus on Minnesota State and Federal Races. Instead of just providing who this writer would vote...
  • Wheelchair
    Democrat Wendy Davis begins 'soft' backpedal on 'execrable' wheelchair ad
    On Friday, Wendy Davis, the Democratic Party candidate for governor of Texas known to many as "abortion Barbie," released an ad described by Twitchy as "execrable." The ad, seen by many as desperate, features an empty...
  • Vishal Agraharkar of Brennan Center for Justice
    LWV of Pt Washington-Manhasset Program Addresses Threats to Voting Rights Oct 20
    What has been happening to voter access and to voting rights across the country? This will be the focus of a free program,“You Have the Right to Vote, Don’t You?,” sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Port Washington...
  • LP Candidate Ed Colliver
    Libertarian 'Ed Shows Up' Colliver wants you to show up too
    Ed Colliver is the Libertarian Party of Texas candidate for US House, District 12 that includes all of Wise County and parts of Parker and Tarrant.A campaign newsletter received from "Friends of Edward Colliver" begins this way: "...
  • Election: Dezinformatsiya and the Great Game
    Election: Dezinformatsiya and the Great Game - Chris Graham's New Novel
    Dezinformatsiya (Russian Language)(English definition – Merriam Webster’s) Dis·in·for·ma·tion noun \(ˌ)Dis-ˌin-fər-ˈmā-shən\: false information that is given to people in order to make them believe something...
  • Trolley folly moves forward in Virginia city
    Trolley folly moves forward in Virginia city
    An opponent says it’s “a long way from being done,” but a controversial streetcar project with a ballooning $560 million price tag got another push from the Arlington County Board on Tuesday.Rolling over objections from...
  • End of a stormy era at the Departmenet of Justice - Holder resigns
    End of a stormy era at the Department of Justice - Holder resigns
    To no one’s surprise in Washington, Attorney General Eric Holder will announce his resignation Thursday after a 5½-year stormy tenure. Holder had made it clear months ago that if the Republicans won back the Senate majority he would...
  • Illinois Gubernatorial Campaign
    Rauner’s Campaign Commercials Need a Little Shaking Up
    Republican gubernatorial nominee Bruce Rauner has run a largely strong campaign since announcing his run for governor more than a year ago. His campaign theme of shaking up Springfield is a good one and a necessary one. But in the last month or so...
  • riots
    Ferguson, Missouri: When apathy, entitlement and arrogance collide
    Things went wrong in Ferguson way before Michael Brown was shot by Officer Darren Wilson. The situation may have been out of control before the infamous Swisher Sweets were stolen from the QuikTripconvenience store. The Ferguson Riots very well...
  • James Beauchamp “Champ” Clark
    Lawrenceburg Kentucky’s Presidential Candidate
    James Beauchamp “Champ” Clark was born near Lawrenceburg Kentucky March 7, 1850. As a boy he worked on farms in Anderson County. By the time he was 62 years old he was the leading Democratic candidate for president going into the 1912...
  • Afghan Election
    Presidential Election in Afghanistan
    Former World Bank economist Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai won Afghanistan's presidential election, according to preliminary results Monday, but fraud allegations are set to spark a dispute over the outcome and stoke concerns of instability.Ghani won...
  • Michael Madigan Plots Against the People
    More Election Chicanery from Illinois Democrats
    The tales of dead people voting in Chicago as well as Illinois elections is legendary. In fact, overall election fraud in this great state is the talk of the country, and even in many parts of the world. Illinois is a nationwide laughing stock...