• Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Subscribe
  • RSS

GOP Committee Chair Says Investigations Will Continue If Hillary Clinton Becomes President

Capitol Dome

Get ready for more hearings if Hillary Clinton becomes President.

Down-Ballot Republicans Campaigning As If Clinton Has Already Won

United States Capitol Building, Washington, D.C. Aerial

Republican candidates for the Senate and House are campaigning on the argument that they will be a bulwark against a Clinton Presidency.

It’s Two Weeks Until Election Day, And Things Are Looking Very Good For Hillary Clinton

Trump Clinton

Two weeks before Election Day, everything seems to be going Hillary Clinton’s way.

Chicago Cubs Break Decades Long Curse With NLCS Win

Chucago Cubs

The last time the Cubs were in the World Series, World War II had just ended. Now, they have a chance to break one of the longest droughts in sports history.

Most Embarrassing Correction Ever?


The New  York Times has been forced to issue a correction in the wake of a review of a new show on Amazon after it was discovered that their reviewer had, apparently accidentally, watched the shows out of order: In an amusing correction,The New York Times noted that its television writer had criticized a show […]

A Night Of Comity Turns Bitter

Clinton Dolan Trump

What was supposed to be a night away from the campaign trail quickly turned partisan.

Final Presidential Debate Draws 71.6 Million Viewers

Third Presidential Debate

The final debate of 2016 didn’t draw as many viewers as the first Hillary v. Donald match-up, but it still drew a respectable number.

Third Presidential Debate Marked By Trump’s Refusal To Accept Election Result

Third Presidential Debate

For better or worse, the third Presidential debate will largely be remembered for one thing.

Independent Evan McMullin Leads Trump In New Utah Poll

Elections 2016

Independent candidate Evan McMullin is at the top of a new poll out of Utah, a state that hasn’t gone for a Democrat since 1964: Independent presidential candidate Evan McMullin is leading in Utah, according to an Emerson College Polling Society survey released Wednesday. McMullin is favored by 31 percent of likely voters in the […]

Trump Only Leading By Three Points In Texas

Elections 2016

As if the news out of Arizona weren’t bad enough, new polling out of Texas gives Donald Trump only a slim lead in Texas, which hasn’t gone for a Democrat in a Presidential election since 1976: Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has one of his slimmest leads yet over Democratic rival Hillary Clinton in Texas, […]

Clinton Up Four Points In New Arizona Poll


With the lone exception of Bill Clinton in 1996, Arizona hasn’t gone for a Democrat since 1948. That streak could end this year.

John McCain Says Republicans Will Refuse To Confirm Any Clinton SCOTUS Nominee

Supreme Court Building

John McCain said that Senate Republicans will unite to block any Supreme Court appointment by a President Hillary Clinton.

With Three Weeks To Go, Clinton’s Momentum Appears To Be Surging

Trump Clinton

With twenty-one days to go until Election Day, things are looking very good for Hillary Clinton.

Republican Efforts To Disavow Trump Now Are Too Little, Too Late

Trump And GOP Elephant

With just over three weeks before Election Day, efforts by top Republicans to disavow their party’s nominee are quite clearly too little, too late.

Bob Dylan Wins Nobel Prize In Literature

Bob Dylan


Trump In Danger In Deeply Red Utah?


Donald Trump is facing potential trouble in a state that has gone for a Democrat only twice since the end of World War II.

Second Presidential Debate Draws 66.5 Million Viewers

Trump Clinton Second Debate

Viewership for the second debate fell some twenty percent from the first debate, but that doesn’t necessarily mean that voter are losing interest.

Paul Ryan Won’t Campaign For Donald Trump

Paul Ryan

Paul Ryan is abandoning the Trump campaign.

Second Debate Unlikely To Halt Clinton’s Momentum

Trump Clinton Second Debate

Last night’s debate was indeed the low point everyone anticipated it would be, but it seems unlikely to change the status quo.

Clinton Keeps Pulling Ahead Heading Into Second Presidential Debate

First Presidential Debate 2016

As we head into the second Presidential debate, Hillary Clinton looks to be in very good shape.

New Audio Reveals Trump Is Okay With Lewd Comments About His Daughter

Donald Trump Ivanka Trump

Predictably, the revelation of an audiotape in which he is recorded making lewd comments about women is leading to the revelation of other past comments by Donald Trump that are certain to become an issue in the coming days. This afternoon, for example, CNN is out with excerpts from Trump’s past appearances with Howard Stern […]

Mike Pence Is Really, Really Upset With Donald Trump

Donald Trump Mike Pence

Indiana Governor Mike Pence isn’t even trying to defend Donald Trump’s comments about women as set forth in a decade-old video and audio: My statement below: pic.twitter.com/92VYEAxIcl — Mike Pence (@mike_pence) October 8, 2016 Campaign reporters are saying that Pence and his people are beside themselves: A source close to Trump camp told me Pence […]

Republicans Abandon Trump Over Lewd Remarks

Donald Trump Shrug

Republicans are abandoning Donald Trump in droves after last night’s revelation of lewd remarks he made in 2005.

September Jobs Report Reveals A Resilient, But Not Strong, Economy


The September Jobs Report continues to show an economy that is growing to some degree, but hardly growing as fast as it should be.

Even If Trump Loses, Trumpism Will Remain A Powerful Force In The GOP

Elephants Fighting

Even if Donald Trump loses next month, the political forces inside the GOP he tapped into are likely to remain very powerful.

Vice-Presidential Debate Draws Lowest Viewership Since 2000


Tuesday night’s running mate debate had lower viewership than any such encounter in sixteen years.

Feel Free To Skip Tonight’s Vice-Presidential Debate, Because It’s Not Going To Matter

Mike Pence Tim Kaine

Nothing that happens tonight during the Vice-Presidential debate is likely to matter, so feel free to skip it.

With Five Weeks To Go, Clinton Appears To Have Momentum

First Presidential Debate 2016

With five weeks to go, the momentum in the race is moving decidedly in Hillary Clinton’s favor.

Supreme Court Begins New Term Short A Member And Without Any Real Blockbuster Cases

Supreme Court Building

The Supreme Court begins another term faced with the prospect of having to spend much of their time dealing with the fact that they’re short a member.

Trump Pushing Asian American Voters Into Democratic Camp

Hillary Clinton, Judy Chu

Donald Trump appears to be pushing voters from America’s fastest growing minority group into the Democratic camp.

Roy Moore Removed From Office Again


It looks like we won’t have Roy Moore to kick around anymore.

Investigators Conclude Flight MH-17 Shot Down By Missile Brought Into Ukraine From Russia

Malaysia Air Flight 17 Crash Scene

A new report concludes that Malaysia Air Flight 17 was brought down by a missile brought into Ukraine from Russia.

Former Israeli Prime Minister And President Shimon Peres Dies At 93

Shimon Peres

One of the last survivors of Israel’s founding generation has passed away.

First Clinton v. Trump Debate Sets Record At 81 Million Viewers

First Presidential Debate 2016

Last night’s Presidential debate drew a record number of viewers: The first general election debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump averaged nearly 81 million viewers, according to data from Nielsen, making it the most watched presidential debate in modern history. Until last night, the most-watched debate in history was the 1980 debate between Jimmy […]

Clinton And Trump Clash In First Presidential Debate

First Presidential Debate 2016

It wasn’t exactly Lincoln-Douglas but, in the end, Hillary Clinton clearly outperformed Donald Trump last night.

Democratic Hopes Of Winning Back The Senate Seem To Be Slipping Away

Capitol Dome

Democratic hopes of retaking the Senate aren’t going so well at the moment.

Watching Tonight’s Debate Guide For Cord Cutters

2016 Election Buttons

If you’re among that growing group of people who have cut the cord to their cable television provider, there are still ways to catch the debate if you’re so inclined. With the proper antenna, you can watch on any of the over-the-air networks and PBS or, you can check out the live-streaming services that will […]

Presidential Race Remains Tight Heading Into First Debate

Trump Clinton

With just hours before the first debate, and six weeks until Election Day, the race for President remains tight.

Golf Legend Arnold Palmer Dies At 87

Arnold Palmer

A golf legend passes away.

Suspect Arrested In Seattle Area Mall Shooting

Seattle Mall Shooting

Late  last night, police announced that they had taken the suspect in Friday night’s shooting spree at a Seattle area mall into custody, but many questions remain unanswered: A 20-year-old man was taken into custody on Saturday night in connection with a shooting that killed five people on Friday at a mall north of Seattle, […]

Ted Cruz Proves His Political Opportunism Is More Important Than His Conscience

Trump Cruz Debate

In which Ted Cruz endorses the guy who called his wife ugly and said his father was involved in the Kennedy assassination.

Five Dead In Mall Shooting In Washington State, Gunman Still At Large

Seattle Mall Shooting

A late night attack at a shopping mall, and a suspect still at large have raised tensions in Seattle.

Voter Registration Information And Deadlines

Elections 2016

The New York Times has a list of deadlines and other applicable information for registering to vote in each of the fifty states. There’s still plenty of time in most of the country, so get to it.

Oklahoma Police Officer Charged In Shooting Death Of African-American Man


An Oklahoma police officer has been charged in the shooting death of an African-American man while North Carolina authorities continue to balk on releasing a video in a shooting case there.

This Time, Anthony Weiner Could Be In Serious Legal Trouble

Image: Rep. Anthony Weiner Admits To Tweeting Lewd Photo, Lying

Less than a month after he was back in the news with another sexting scandal  that led his wife Huma Abedin to file for divorce, former Congressman Anthony Weiner faces what could be some very serious legal problems: Federal authorities in New York have issued a subpoena for records pertaining to allegations that Anthony D. […]

No, Immigrants Aren’t Taking Your Job


A new study debunks an old idea.

Federal Reserve Board Declines To Raise Interest Rates Again

Federal Reserve Building

An unsurprising decision from the Federal Reserve.

Protests Erupt In The Wake Of Police Shootings In Oklahoma And North Carolina

Police Pistol

After two questionable police shootings, protests erupted overnight in Charlotte, North Carolina.

George H.W. Bush Reportedly Voting For Hillary Clinton

Bush 41 Hillary

According to one report, the GOP’s longest living former President plans to vote for a Democrat this fall.

Presidential Race Continues To Tighten With Seven Weeks To Go

Trump Clinton

With just forty-nine days left in the campaign, and less than a week before the first debate, the race for President is tighter than ever.

« Older Posts