Begich Running to Obama’s Left in a Red State Because of Social Security

By: Monday April 28, 2014 11:37 am

I think this section of a recent Politico article perfectly captures how incredibly damaging President Obama’s grand bargain focus has been to Democrats in the mid-term elections. Even in the red state of Alaska Sen. Mark Begich (D) feels the need to run to Obama’s left to win over seniors. This shows just how outside [...]

Pearlstein’s Underpants Gnome Theory For a Donor Strike

By: Monday December 19, 2011 1:34 pm

The Washington Post columnist Steven Pearlstein is calling for a total popular boycott on political donations. He believes that the problem with Washington is that we have an inherent stalemate that will not be solved by an election, and only a boycott by campaign donors will magically make all members of Congress agree to the [...]

If You Want More Bipartisanship, Promote More Political Parties

By: Monday May 30, 2011 8:45 am

If you look at the current government in the UK, you will see an almost unprecedented level of bipartisanship in the recent history of the country. The Conservative Party and the Liberal Democrats have been working together extremely closely. What is the cause of this outbreak of bipartisanship? The answer is simple, the UK has [...]

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