Our political system deliberately prevents electoral majorities from dominating government. Is this democracy?
Will Democrats eliminate the filibuster? No. And neither will Republicans. But, filibuster politics does demonstrate the old maxim, “where you sit is where you stand”
The message is clear: Get vaccinated! The data are clear as well. Most people are on board.
Support for the Electoral College and the popular vote hinge on election outcomes not democratic values.
Eliminate the College or not? Better the devil we know than the one we don’t.
Guest blogger, Paul Schumaker outlines an inventive and compelling alternative to the Electoral College.
In part 2, the analyses moves to House, Senate and state electoral contests. What are the margins? Which party has the advantage? Does a mandate claim make sense?
Soon after victory, Joe Biden claimed a mandate for his policies. Winners seem to always do this – claim a mandate. But, is it justified?
The run on guns is historic and not a word about it in the news media. The gun owner vote must not matter, right? Look at the evidence and draw your own conclusions.
Let’s consider several data points not well publicized but could be important in the final weeks.