Politico has a piece on the view for Florida's Democrats, starting with US Senator Bill Nelson's problems.... Narrowly ahead with Hispanic voters, which Democratic thought would be a big boost for him? The rest of the down ballot party candidates seem to be … [Read more...] about Is Florida having Democratic Party voter troubles?
The US Attorney for the Southern District of New York just handed the Democrats a present... The charging of a New York Republican House member that is not too smart..... I don't think this as big as the Democrats want it to be... Not with a Republican President being … [Read more...] about Democrats try out highlighting the Republican ‘Swamp’….Open Thread for August 9, 2018
President Obama released a list of 81 candidates he's endorsing ahead of the 2018 midterm election. Why it matters: Obama is the left's answer to President Trump's continued presence in the primaries. Not only will Obama announce another round of endorsements before Nov. 6, but … [Read more...] about Barack Obama is out with 81 candidates he’s endorsing….
In reaction to Trump's threats to shut down the government and beat up the economy with his trade wars? Republican Majority Leader McConnell has moved to sit-down with Democratic Minority Leader Schumer and forge agreements on spending bills.... The House is a different … [Read more...] about The Senate has a GOP/Democratic agreement on spending….The House?
Several here at the PDog remind us over and OVER that some polls have Donald Trump's support at up to 80% of Republicans... Here's few looks at this.... FiveThirtyEight..... Critics of President Trump want Republicans to do more. The argumentgoes something like this: … [Read more...] about A look at Donald Trump’s support…
All the media focus one the Democratic 'civil war' since the 2016 election is just window dressing.... Democratic candidates have adjusted their message to where they are running throat the country .... They are looking more and more like they will recapture the House … [Read more...] about Democrats are doing fine , Thank You…..
“A polarizing president electrifies the opposition party going into his first midterm election, raising the party’s hopes that it can reclaim governorships, ram through major policy change at the state level and redraw legislative lines in its favor for a decade to come,” the New … [Read more...] about Along with the US House…. Democrats expect gains in Governorships….
For some? Smash mouth politics...... Washington Post: “In races across the country, other Republican candidates — and some Democrats — also are branding their opponents with unflattering nicknames, tweeting in all caps, refusing to apologize for things that politicians once … [Read more...] about Running for office using Trumpism….