All posts tagged "elections"

  • Would Oprah Make A Good President?

    A few names have already been tossed around as far as who can challenge President Donald Trump (or whomever is in office at that point) in 2020. Joe Biden. Kirsten Gillibrand. Kamala Harris. And…Oprah Winfrey? Yes, the woman...

    • Posted January 8, 2018
  • Trump Lies About Reasons For Dismantling Voter Fraud Commission

    The White House announced on Wednesday that a voter fraud commission established by President Donald Trump would be dismantled after it received backlash from many states alleging that it overstepped in its pursuit of personal voter information....

    • Posted January 4, 2018
  • Roy Moore
    Roy Moore Files Laughable Challenge To Election Loss

    Roy Moore, who was the Republican candidate for Senator in a contest held in Alabama earlier this month, is still refusing to concede his electoral loss to Democrat Doug Jones, who won the state despite overwhelming odds...

    • Posted December 28, 2017
  • Moore Mathematically Eliminated From Alabama Recount

    Republican Roy Moore has repeatedly evoked the phrase “God is in control” in his refusals to concede the Alabama Senate race to Democrat Doug Jones. If that’s the case, then it turns out this time that God...

    • Posted December 21, 2017
  • Democrats See A South That’s Suddenly In Play

    Piggybacking on the historic victory by Doug Jones in the Alabama Senate race, Democrats are now looking to other key races in the South that perhaps seemed unwinnable before but now could be swung to the blue...

    • Posted December 20, 2017
  • Rex Tillerson
    Tillerson: Russia Interfered In U.S. Elections

    Finally admitting what U.S. intelligence officials have known for some time now, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has finally come around and acknowledged that, yes, Russia did interfere in our presidential election last year. From The Daily...

    • Posted December 13, 2017
  • Democrats To FEC — Ensure Online Ads Disclose Who Paid For Them

    We’re all familiar with campaign ads on our televisions and over the radio disclosing who pays for them. “I’m (insert name here), and I approve this message,” is a phrase we’ve all heard. But what about for...

    • Posted November 14, 2017
  • One Year Out From Election Win, ‘Trumpism’ Plants The Seeds For Authoritarianism

    Since we’re one year out from Donald Trump’s surprise election victory, it’s prudent to assess his presidency and in what direction it’s likely to go in. These periodic assessments (there will likely be more of them at...

    • Posted November 10, 2017
  • Dems Should Celebrate Tuesday’s Wins, Then Get Back To Work

    The electoral wins from Tuesday night give Democrats many reasons to celebrate. In Virginia, where many statewide offices were contested, nearly 20 seats flipped from the Republican Party’s hands to Democrats. That shift is remarkable, and includes...

    • Posted November 8, 2017
  • Election Results From Tuesday Include Huge Wins For Transgender Rights

    Tuesday’s big election wins for Democrats should be read with a certain grain of salt. While historic, and possibly a bellwether for future campaigns within President Donald Trump’s short tenure so far, groundwork will still be key...

    • Posted November 8, 2017