Election Violence

It’s no longer just a Third World problem.

Him and 51 Percent of America

An anti-Trump Republican endorses Trump.

Trump Salutes Insurrection ‘Hostages’

Creeping authoritarianism? Political suicide? Descent into madness?

Nikki Haley Drops Out

The last challenger to Donald Trump bows to reality.

No Labels a No Go

They’re fast running out of time to find a candidate.

Biden and Trump Cruise Despite Discontent

Reading the tea leaves in Michigan.

The Pretend Primary

In a shocking development, the overwhelming frontrunner is winning.

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Burn it All Down

The politics of chaos.

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Old Man Biden

The problem that won’t go away.

Haley Comes in Second in an Essentially One Candidate Race

Just in case there were any lingering questions about her chances.

Trump and Biden Win New Hampshire!

Shockingly, both “incumbents” are going to win their party’s 2024 nominations.

The Last Day of the Faux Republican Primary

Two candidates enter. One candidate leaves.

Trump Confuses Haley With Pelosi

The man is not well.

Nikki Haley, Racism In America, And Trump

On racism, Republicans, and names

Trump Dominates Iowa, Ramaswamy Drops Out

No big surprises from the dumbest recurring contest in American politics.

Trump and the Silent Majority

Republicans want him but do they really, really want him?

Chris Christie Ends Campaign

The anti-Trump attack dog is out of the race.

Birtherism 3.0

The target this time: Nikki Haley.

Saturday Late Morning Tabs and Takes

Trump and Trump-adjacent stories for this round of Tabs.

Biden, Harris, and Tha God

A powerful voice in Black media is a thorn in the administration’s side.

Nikki Haley’s Unforced Error

A poor answer to a softball question has created unnecessary controversy.

Fake Nikki Haley Boomlet Continues

The media’s favorite Republican is doing better in some polls than the other candidates losing to Trump.

Lesser-Known Candidates for President

Vermin Supreme and Paperboy Love Prince have as good a chance as Vivek Ramaswamy.

The Nikki Haley Comet

The anti-Trump forces are rallying around the former South Carolina governor and UN ambassador.

I Guess He Will Back Down

Turns out there is an easy way out.

The Faux Haley Boomlet

The press really needs to stop trying to make fetch happen.

Disclaimer of the Day

An amusing lede to an exasperating column.

Et tu, Lexington?

The Economist joins the “Biden is too old” bandwagon.

Is Mitch McConnell Still Fit to Lead?

It’s time for transparency on the Republican Leader’s health.

First Republican Debate of 2024 Season

Vivek Ramaswamy’s national coming out party was, well, interesting.

Vice President Kamala Harris participates in a meeting on Native American Voting Rights Tuesday, July 27, 2021, in the Vice President’s Ceremonial Office in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building at the White House. Vice President Kamala Harris participates in a meeting on Native American Voting Rights Tuesday, July 27, 2021, in the Vice President’s Ceremonial Office in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building at the White House.

Kamala Harris Taking Leading Role in 2024 Campaign

A counterintuitive move.

Thinking about the Past

Thoughts after reading Part 2 of the Reuter’s series, “Slavery’s Descendants”

Why Are So Many Republicans Running?

Are they bored? Delusional?

Glenn Youngkin May Run After All

Virginia’s governor is reportedly taking a shot at the 2024 Republican nomination.

Chris Christie 2024?!

Can the fat man take down the elephant in the room?

Trump’s Town Hall

CNN gave the former Liar in Chief a huuuge platform.

Republicans Divided on Foreign Policy

As memory of the Cold War fades, so does support for American primacy.

Trump Remains Odds-On Favorite for 2024 Republican Nomination

As tired as we may be of him, his nominating electorate appears ready for another round.

GOP Candidates Must Sign Loyalty Pledge

A no-brainer that’s brainless.

Monday Morning Tabs

Some 2024ish stuff and other tidbits.

Nikki Haley Running for President

Someone has stepped up to challenge former President Trump.

Trump Losing Sway with Republican Voters?

We can only hope.

The Stupid, Evil Party

It’s not getting any better, folks.

Did House Impeachment Managers Make Their Case?

Most agree that it was good theater. But it’s not clear what they’ve proven.

Republicans Stuck Between Trump and a Hard Place

Explaining the continuing cowardice of GOP Senators.

Larry Hogan 2024

Could a blue state governor be the future of the Republican Party?

President Donald J. Trump listens to a reporter’s question during the coronavirus (COVID-19) update briefing Sunday, March 22, 2020, in the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House. (Official White House Photo by Andrea Hanks) President Donald J. Trump listens to a reporter’s question during the coronavirus (COVID-19) update briefing Sunday, March 22, 2020, in the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House. (Official White House Photo by Andrea Hanks)

Quid Pro Quo Federalism

This isn’t how it is supposed to work.

Nikki Haley’s Revisionist History

With her eyes on her political future in a GOP dominated by Trumpism, Nikki Haley is attempting to rewrite the history of one of the most significant events of her time as Governor of South Carolina.