Biden-Polling: Stuart Rothenberg looks at the relative stability of former Vice President Joe Biden (D)’s lead over President Donald Trump (R-MAGA) and how the race is probably not as close as some are claiming based on the polling.
Shooting Yourself in the Foot: Republican strategists are worried that President Trump’s constant attacks on mail-in voting is going to leave them at a disadvantage in future elections as Republican confidence in the practice continues to decline. Historically mail-in voting has not favored one party over another on a whole, but it appears the recent broad acceptance by Democrats while rejection by Republicans might change that pattern.
West-MAGA: Kanye West (???) has submitted signatures to get on the ballot in Illinois. Lets see if his signatures are sufficient and make it through the challenge period without substantive objections. The Kardashians are busy trying to stop West’s bipolar driven campaign that includes West not just making a vanity run for President, but trashing his curated corporate branding, threatening to divorce his wife, and making contradictory remarks on whether they talked about aborting their first child or not. We can all hope that Kanye gets the help he needs.
Biden-Taxes: Back to Biden, who appears to be sane and rational compared to his opponents even though he is past his prime, rolled out a $775 billion child and elder care plan to be paid for by taxes on real estate investments for high-income earners and better enforcement on higher income brackets.
Cancel Culture: Politico/Morning Consult have a survey out showing that many Americans are concerned about the “cancel culture” and think it has gone too far. Someone needs to run on nationalizing Twitter and then immediately shutting it down.
Face Mask Mandates: 72% of registered voters support state face mask mandates punishable by fines and jail time according to Morning Consult. That includes 86% of Democrats, 68% of independents, and 58% of Republicans….