Finally, A Moderate Republican Presidential Candidate Who Can Easily Win a Primary

By: Wednesday April 27, 2011 10:23 am

Ezra Klein, as one of President Barack Obama most stalwart “liberal” defenders, is out with a column today admitting that on most important issues, Obama’s position has been that of what until recently would have been considered a moderate Republican. From the column entitled Obama revealed: A moderate Republican: Perhaps this is just the logical [...]

“Third Way” Looks the Wrong Way: Says Dems Must Woo Moderates They Already Have

By: Saturday October 9, 2010 10:30 am

I find this memo from Third Way (PDF) to be comically poorly timed. No surprise they mine any and all data points to claim the need for Democrats to move to the right, but they also claim the path to victory this November is not rallying the liberal base, but winning over the moderates–despite the [...]

Cool to Be Con? Plurality of Americans Now Identify as “Conservative”

By: Friday June 25, 2010 8:25 pm

There has been a significant increase in the number of people choosing to label themselves as “conservatives” according to a new report from Gallup. The 42% identifying as conservative represents a continuation of the slight but statistically significant edge conservatives achieved over moderates in 2009. Should that figure hold for all of 2010, it would [...]

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