By 2016, at Least 1/6th of Voters Will Be Too Young to Remember the Lewinsky Circus

By: Wednesday May 7, 2014 4:31 pm

For politicians, whatever the politics surrounding an issue were when they were first elected often remain stuck that way in their minds. Similarly with big media figures in political reporting, they seem to believe if they worked on a big story it will remain relevant forever to the American public.


Quick, there’s a possiblity that peace may break out

By: Friday November 8, 2013 2:30 am

A world where ANYTHING that avoids Iran being bombed, is a victory for Iran and hence a loss for Bolton.

Oh, good plan

By: Tuesday August 6, 2013 1:30 am

NBC and CNN are planning on developing respectively a miniseries and documentary about Hillary Clinton.

I know you can barely contain your lack of enthusiasm.

But not Reince Priebus.

More Bad Polling for Rubio and What It Could Mean for Immigration Reform

By: Thursday July 25, 2013 2:00 pm

Recent polling has all been bad news for Marco Rubio (R-FL). A new PPP poll found Rubio has dropped substantially in their national Republican primary poll. He went from first place to sixth over the past several months. From PPP:

More Indications Biden Is Thinking About Another Run

By: Friday May 10, 2013 9:30 am

As long as Biden is possibly considering a run it at least means activists on the left have a small point of leverage over this lame duck administration.

Biden Leaves Options Open for 2016 Run and Why It Matters

By: Thursday January 24, 2013 2:55 pm

If Biden is at least exploring the possibility, there are real implications for activists right now.

The 2016 Election’s Impact on New York’s Gun Control Laws

By: Wednesday January 16, 2013 10:15 am

Under the Leadership of Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) New York has become the first state to pass a gun control law in the wake of the Newtown shooting.

The Small Way the 2016 Race Already Matters

By: Friday January 11, 2013 5:53 am

What roles potential candidates think they need to play to be viable in 2016 could significantly influence what votes they cast, what bills they veto, and what policies they champion at this moment. The leverage points activists and lobbyists can use against a governor with an eye on a presidential run are very different from the leverage those same people have over a governor that is only interested in re-election.

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