By my count just 18 out of 100 U.S. Senators had approval ratings over 50% in 4th Quarter 2019. Therefore, 82 out of 100, or 82% of Senators cannot get over half their constituents to like them.
That candidate was Ronald Reagan (R-California) who was opposed by the Republican establishment. Reagan was popular with grassroots Republicans, but party leaders feared him as a dangerous radical.Read more
The speculation the next president will lack a popular mandate focuses on Trump. However, I think the possibility of a Bernie inversion is as probable as a Trump inversion.Read more
Bloomberg’s hope is that Texas and other high-population Super Tuesday states will pick the Democratic primary winner. To clarify, Super Tuesday is March 3, 2020, the day 13 states primary.Read more
In fact, Trump will be free to keep running for reelection if they impeach him. Ironically, the U.S. Senate could impeach Trump and voters could reelect him in November.Read more
There are several reasons Trump could fight Saudi Arabia’s war with Iran.
America needs answers before our soldiers die in the Middle East. Are we going to war with Iran because of Saudi money?
Many Trumpists support Trump because they think the Donald can restore or save the America they love. How are they supposed to believe in America if it rejects their savior?Read more
President Trump faces a tough road to reelection. That road will run through some dark and nasty territory. Hopefully, Trump’s reelection efforts and his opponents’ opposition will not make America a dark and nasty place.Read more
Thus, 90% of Americans over 50 vote with their feet and want Medicare. Hence, the public wants Medicare for all even if they do not admit it.Read more
Second, Clintonism, in common with moderate Republicanism, lacks any sense of passion, energy, or fun.Read more