2018 Election Analysis Chat

The 2018 election is upon us. Tonight, millions will spend hours following the midterm results, either on television or online. Us here at Sports & Politics have put together...

Democrats Will Have to Run the Table To Retake Senate in 2018 Election

In the run up to Tuesday's election we are taking a final look at election 2018, previously we took a look at the Gubernatorial races, with Democrats favored to...

Democrats Set to Take Control of Majority of Nation’s Governorships in 2018 Midterm Elections

A final look at the 2018 Gubernatorial elections is first of three final previews and predictions for the 2018 midterm elections. Prior to Tuesday, election day, we'll also have...

Billie Jean King’s Lesson for Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal: Take a Stand

Novak Djokovic will overtake Rafael Nadal this coming Monday as the top ranked male tennis player in the world. In his first press conference at the Paris Masters, the...

How Will Gun Control Be Addressed in the Midterm Elections?

A couple years ago, PBS dubbed 2015 the “year of mass shootings.” While mass shootings are no longer all of the buzz in the news, they’re still happening all...

The Latino Vote and the Democrats — Recalling 2016

As Election Day 2018 approaches, this column is focusing on the Latino vote in a three-part series. Last week offered a general overview of the situation facing the Democratic...

US House Continues to Trend Democratic Three Weeks Out from Election Day 2018

After looking at the multitude of House Seats in play for 2018 last month, with three weeks before Election Day 2018 and Q3 Fundraising reports out, along with a...

Before Election Day — The Moment of Reckoning for the Democrats

I really did wrestle with the topic of my column for this week. To prove it, I thought a lot about writing on the difference between resistance and belligerence. I...

The Disconnect of the Democratic Party

People I know and respect -- people I either mingled with as friends or worked with in warm professional relationships -- have argued with me this year about the...

Does the NFL Have a Credibility Problem?

There are a number of people who believe that the NFL has a deceitful commissioner and a franchise with a questionable name. Most fans know that the league doesn’t...