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Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb Launches Presidential Campaign

Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb Launches Presidential Campaign

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders have some competition. Former Virginia senator Jim Webb tossed his hat in the ring for the 2016 presidential election. Well, good luck. I think Mr. Webb is going to need it, judging from his latest poll numbers. I understand the odds, particularly in today’s political […]

by · July 2, 2015 · Elections
Companies Smack Down Hillary Clinton Critics, Say She’s Worth High Speaking Fees

Companies Smack Down Hillary Clinton Critics, Say She’s Worth High Speaking Fees

Hillary Clinton has come under fire for the high speaking fees she commands but the companies are hitting back and saying she’s worth those fees. New York Times:  “Critics of Hillary Rodham Clinton have been deriding the steep fees that she commands on the corporate speaking circuit, and even though […]

by · May 21, 2015 · Elections
Democratic Presidential Hopeful Martin O’Malley has a Black Baltimore Problem

Democratic Presidential Hopeful Martin O’Malley has a Black Baltimore Problem

Presidential wannabe Martin O’Malley has a black Baltimore problem. (OPINION) — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley has a black Baltimore problem. He was the mayor of the city at a time when there was zero-tolerance in the police department with regard to the black community that led to African Americans […]

by · May 3, 2015 · Elections
Martin O’Malley Ramps Up 2016 Presidential Bid by Striking Populist Tone

Martin O’Malley Ramps Up 2016 Presidential Bid by Striking Populist Tone

Martin O’Malley strikes populist tone Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley is striking a populist tone as he ramps up his 2016 presidential bid. It would be in Hillary Clinton’s best interest not to ignore the impact he could have on progressives during the primary season. Martin O’Malley’s YouTube channel is […]

by · April 19, 2015 · Elections
Could Martin O’Malley Pose Primary Challenge to Hillary Clinton?

Could Martin O’Malley Pose Primary Challenge to Hillary Clinton?

Could former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley pose a campaign challenge to Hillary Clinton’s presidential aspirations? I think so. In 2008, Clinton thought the Democratic Party nomination was all hers. Barack Obama proved her wrong. Could Martin O’Malley stage a similar upset? O’Malley struck a populist tone in a recent speech. […]

by · April 11, 2015 · Elections
Hillary Clinton to Announce Presidential Run This Weekend

Hillary Clinton to Announce Presidential Run This Weekend

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is expected to announce her presidential run on Sunday, the Guardian reports. “The former secretary of state is scheduled to declare her second run for president on Twitter at noon eastern time on Sunday… followed by a video and email announcement, then a series of conference calls […]

by · April 10, 2015 · Elections
Hillary Clinton Signs Lease for Campaign Headquarters in Brooklyn

Hillary Clinton Signs Lease for Campaign Headquarters in Brooklyn

A lease has reportedly been signed for Hillary Clinton’s campaign headquarters in Brooklyn, NY. The campaign will work out of 1 Pierrepont Plaza in Brooklyn Heights, Politico reports. “The campaign will occupy two full floors of the office building, which is close to 12 subways lines and a dozen bus […]

by · April 3, 2015 · Elections
Can Elizabeth Warren and Martin O’Malley Challenge Hillary Clinton for Democratic Nomination?

Can Elizabeth Warren and Martin O’Malley Challenge Hillary Clinton for Democratic Nomination?

Can Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley challenge Hillary Clinton for the Democratic presidential nomination? Personally, I believe Warren is too liberal while O’Malley is a relative unknown. Still, Barack Obama was a relative unknown when he started the 2008 presidential campaign and ran a stellar campaign […]

by · March 22, 2015 · Elections
Nancy Pelosi: Hillary Clinton Can Help Democrats Win Back the House

Nancy Pelosi: Hillary Clinton Can Help Democrats Win Back the House

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is singing to the choir. She believes that Hillary Clinton can help Democrats win back the House. Um, yeah, so they can squander any opportunities a Democratic House and White House (should Hillary Clinton run and win) may provide, as they did in the case […]

by · January 27, 2015 · Elections
GOP Pollster: Early Voting Among Blacks Outpacing 2010 Midterm Elections

GOP Pollster: Early Voting Among Blacks Outpacing 2010 Midterm Elections

Right-leaning pollster Mark Rountree is causing the ground to rumble under Republicans after a recent poll he conducted found early voting among black voters in Georgia is outpacing 2010. The Republicans would rather see black voters stay home if they aren’t voting for their candidates. According to a recent WSB-TV poll […]

by · October 25, 2014 · Elections