76 year old Bernie Sanders wants another term and will most assurely get it.... Not as a Democrat, of course.... Independent U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont says he’s running for re-election this fall. Sanders’ campaign made the announcement Monday. The … [Read more...] about Bernie Sanders Announces US Senate Re-Election Run in Vermont…
...from FiveThirtyEight.... You hear it all the time: The 2018 Senate map is bad, even “brutal,” for Democrats. Of the 35 seats on the ballot this cycle, 26 are held by senators who caucus with the Democrats, and just nine are held by Republicans. Democrats must flip two of … [Read more...] about Democrats’ Horrible 2018 Senate Map Couldn’t Have Come At A Better Time
The stories keep coming..... Here’s a question to ponder: Who would you rather be right now — Republican Josh Hawley in Missouri’s Senate race or Democrat Phil Bredesen in Tennessee? If your answer is Bredesen (who has a slight lead in the polls) over Hawley (who’s essentially … [Read more...] about More on Democrats getting a possible US Senate majority….
We are beginning to dream of the Democrats getting a thin majority out of November's midterm elections... From a new Axios/Survey Monkey poll: ARIZONA: Kyrsten Sinema (D) 51%, Martha McSally (R) 42% ARIZONA: Kyrsten Sinema (D) 51%, Kelli Ward (R) 43% ARIZONA: Kyrsten … [Read more...] about 6 months out Democrats LEAD in several US Senate races….
Some media stories are just plain stupid…. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Has announced he will NOT bring a Senate bill up for a vote that would protect Robert Mueller from being fired…. Why would he? First of all there ain’t enough votes in the House or Senate to … [Read more...] about Senate leader McConnell won’t bring up Mueller job protection bill…
The folks over at FiveThirtyEight thinks that Democrats might do better than previously thought on the Senate side of Congress come election day in November.... Democratic prospects are looking better in Tennessee, Arizona and Texas. There is one race, though, where the … [Read more...] about With a Democratic House ‘wave’ coming….How about the Senate?
It's 2018 folks... Does this woman want to sit on a Federal bench with the view that segration is LEGAL? How can Senators confirm such a person for a Federal judgeship? During her Senate confirmation hearing on Wednesday, Wendy Vitter, one of President Donald Trump’s … [Read more...] about Trump Judge pick didn’t back Brown v. BOE desegregation Supreme Court decision before the Senate
You get three tries everyone and only one counts..... Sometimes politicans have to eat garbage to get a job, eh? Two years ago, there was no more virulent anti-Trump Republican than John Kingston. But that was then. Now, as he courts the GOP’s support to challenge US … [Read more...] about John Kingston left the GOP because of Trump…He Now wants to run against Elazabeth Warren…Guess what?