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  • Bruce Rauner
    Why Illinois Must Choose Bruce Rauner
    It’s been an election year in Illinois with the race for governor nearing its end. We’ve heard lots of bad things about Bruce Rauner and lots of bad things about Pat Quinn, the current governor of Illinois. Between Quinn and Rauner,...
  • West Africa Ebola prep
    Voters mad at Obama military policy are shoving anger at the ballot box
    The United States may be losing the Obama policy wars in the Middle East, but after today’s order by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel’s regarding military Ebola response teams, state rights advocates and local policymakers are winning...
  • 3 simple rules for political elections
    3 simple rules for political elections
    These elections are shaping up to be no different than those of the past. Here is some advice to candidates who really want to make a difference:1. Self-Praise StinksWhen will we hear no more of political candidates praising themselves? It stinks...
  • Are you already a slave?
    Engineering Elections - Machinating the Democratic Process
    In a previous article, this writer wrote about “Engineering Consent”. In this article we discuss how the principles and techniques of Engineering Consent are being applied to American Elections. Additionally, we discuss some other...
  • NRA logo
    Georgia veteran ordered to remove NRA Instructor hat while voting
    Bundy Cobb, a Georgia veteran certified by the National Rifle Association in firearms training, was ordered to remove a hat that reads "NRA Instructor" when he went to vote, the Daily Caller reported Monday. According to Chuck Ross, poll...
  • Early voting
    Early voting reminder issued by county election board
    Before the kids coming knocking at the door holding out their bags for candy—I don’t know if they even say ‘Trick or Treat’ these days—you could have already voted.But I missed the deadline for absentee ballots!This...
  • Election, indictments and mudslinging - Oh my!
    Hubbard indictment a political strategy?
    It is putting things mildly to say that Alabama’s 2014 General Election is heating up. The mudslinging has begun. With the indictment of incumbent Mike Hubbard (Alabama House Speaker – R) by incumbent Luther Strange (Alabama Attorney...
  • 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...