2018 Governor’s Races Start to Solidify in October Rankings Update

Previously we took an initial look at the 2018 races for Governor across the country, as an update on that article for October, I'm going to review the races...

One person that has no Political Interest, may Shape American History Forever

In the last few days, the ugly sides of ramped up political rhetoric has invaded our personal space. There is no way to avoid it. While it's no secret...

Democrats Set To Pick Up House Seats in the South and Northeast

After producing initial rankings for the US Senate and Gubernatorial Elections in 2018, we complete our 3 part series covering the US House races across the country that are...

Midwest Resurgence Makes Democrats Clear Favorites To Take House

As part of our continued handicapping of the 2018 Midterm elections, we take a look at competitive house races in the Midwest. This is a region where Barack Obama...

Strength in California Has Democrats Set to Control House for First Time Since 2008

Last week, we took a look at the initial race rankings for Senate and Gubernatorial Races across the country. Now we will take on the task of reviewing all...

John McCain — After the Memorial

In the middle of the memorials and remembrances, in the middle of the public viewings and the televised liturgies, in the middle of the extended media coverage, it was...

Mollie Tibbetts and the Politicization of Her Murder

For five weeks straight, University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts caught the attention of just about everyone. Her bright smile displayed on practically every newscast and newspaper, 20-year-old Tibbetts...

Republicans Favored to Hold Senate in First 2018 Senate Election Rankings

A favorable map this year means that even if Republicans struggle nationally they have better than 50% odds of holding onto the US Senate, as it stands Democrats would...

Democrats on the Cusp of Flipping Gubernatorial Control in First 2018 Governor Election Rankings

With all but three primaries concluded across the country, ahead of the 2018 midterm elections the candidates and their respective standings have started to solidify. With two months until...

MSNBC is a Problem — And Doesn’t Want to be a Solution

I wasn't born yesterday. I know nightly television programs in prized time slots need to get ratings and make money for shareholders and parent companies. I know that's important. I...