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The De Blasio Democrats

Bill de Blasio, the New York mayor, says he knows why Democrats lost the 2014 election. Income inequality defines our times, he said during a visit to Washington this week, and his party did not talk about the issue enough. 19 more words


From STTPP BEACON - A publication of Southern Tier TEA Party Patriots

Our Beacon 33 message (below) sent to Governor Cuomo was: Don’t ignore the huge number of conservative, red county citizens.  The message applies to NY legislators as well. 387 more words


CNN Report: Republicans & their allies use Twitter to skirt campaign finance laws

A CNN report has highlighted an astounding, fascinating and depressing new use of Twitter: to skirt election law that prohibits campaigns from coordinating directly with outside groups. 431 more words

Social Media

Where Republicans Blew it in 2014

Democrats  are understandably depressed over a week out from election day.  But they do have some reason to cheer.  The GOP blew several winnable races and in the case of Congressmen Lee Terry (NB) and Steve Southerland (FL) lost two solidly Republican Congressional Districts.   658 more words


Are you Involved

Are you involved in politics? Are you interested?

Well, chances are that you have read or will read either The New York Times or The Wall Street Journal. 185 more words

Current Events

Responding to Skelton Again

George Skelton writes:

California Legislature is looking more moderate due to voting reforms

… [V]oters adopted the “top two” open primary. Starting in 2012, candidates didn’t seek party nominations.

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Applying Political Science