Gun control; not Russia, might be the real reason Hillary Clinton lost last year’s presidential election. There is some data that indicates the hardline Democratic position on gun control is costing the party votes and offices it should be winning.Read more
Anybody that needs an explanation for Americans’ hatred of politicians should take a look at California’s single-payer health insurance proposalRead more
Instead of ensuring Republican government, such abuse of voter ID laws might undermine the party and help Democrats.
Protecting voting rights, protects Republicans right too. At least some Republicans were undoubtedly victims of voter suppression. With today’s close elections the GOP needs every vote it can get.Read more
Expect to see more anti-tech legislation proposed soon. Likely efforts will include measures to remove computers from schools, tax technology companies and ban or restrict the use of robots and artificial intelligence.
Do not be at all surprised if populist politicians such as Donald J. Trump jump on the anti-tech bandwagon. It has the potential to become a political protest as popular and as widespread as the Temperance movement that led to Prohibition in the 20th Century.Read more
There is a good reason why Republicans are so anxious to get a nationwide voter ID law in place. Younger voters now outnumber Republican-leaning older voters who are dying off.Read more
A better way to describe the Commission is as a “Republican Power Grab.” Its’ real purpose might be to disenfranchise those voters least likely to vote Republican. That would include disproportionate numbers of people of color, but it would also target young people and urban residents.Read more
If Democrats want to start winning elections again they need to figure out how to kill Zombie Clintonism immediately. Unless Zombie Clintonism dies; and gets replaced with something real, the Democratic Party will become a permanent minority.Read more
Musk is going to have to figure out how to work both sides of the political aisle if he wants to achieve his dreams. It would be sad to see this great visionary’s career destroyed by association with anybody as corrupt and as vile as Donald J. trump.Read more
Musk is between a rock and a hard place here, he needs federal backing for some of his activities; particularly SpaceX. Yet the primary buyers of his cars are wealthy liberals who loathe Donald. J. Trump. Musk may have to make some tough decisions to preserve his companies in the age of Trump.Read more
Keep a close eye on Obama folks, he’s fairly young and he wants to leave more of a legacy than a library. The logical place to do that is the U.S. Supreme Court, and Republicans have just made it a lot easier for him to achieve that goal.Read more