2016 U.S. Senate Elections Preview

The 2016 U.S. Senate Elections is the most competitive two party contest heading into election day, as both Republicans and Democrats have clear paths to Senate control, depending on...

Gary Johnson’s Disappointing Campaign

Poll after poll has shown that Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are the two most unpopular major party nominees in American history. Yet as election 2016 draws to a...

The 2016 Senate Races That Won’t End Up Being Close

With a week to go in the 2016 election, there a host of contested U.S. Senate races that will decide which party will control the upper legislative chamber for...

Was It Really A Nasty Campaign? Compare to History

I am struck by how every four years we talk about what a nasty presidential campaign it was. The media, of all ilks, is obsessed with the subject today....

Islamic Extremism: Political Correctness vs. Trumpian Ignorance

On Monday night, after opening the "Late Show" with a genuinely moving speech, Stephen Colbert continued the Orlando discussion with Bill O'Reilly. Unsurprisingly, the political commentator had a lot...

2016 Elections Top Ballot Measures Preview

Elections are so partisan these days that just about the only thing you see voting deviate from the assumed party line is on ballot measures. There are numerous ballot...

Donald Trump and the African American Voters

Election fever is in the air. In less than one month, the nation goes to the polls. Donald Trump and the African American voters are dancingĀ a most fascinating waltz. Mr....

2016 US House of Representatives Elections Preview

Democrats look set to gain seats in the U.S. House of Representatives, but the GOP still controls the map, and with a relatively large majority, they can shed seats...

Donald Trump and the Sociopathic Tendencies He Displays

Whose side are you on? The trigger happy Twitter addict who speaks of immigrants and Muslims as a monolithic bloc, or theĀ divisive politician by day, email assassin by night? Every...

The U.S. Increases Intake of Refugees from Syria

The Obama administration has decided to increase its aid policy on refugees from Syria. As the civil war in Syria continues to rage on, more displaced Syrians are fleeing...