The 16 Days of Palin at CPAC: Day Three Dr. Seuss

This is the third in a series of posts and clips from Sarah Palin's appearance at CPAC 2014 part 1 is here part 2 is here. About five minutes into Governor Palin's speech the staff rotated out some of the press out and I was able to get a spot in front of the podium. … Continue reading The 16 Days of Palin at CPAC: Day Three Dr. Seuss

Field Guide to CPAC 2014 George Will & Tom Coburn panel

As you might guess if you have watched any of the national coverage of this or any CPAC most of the attention goes to the big speeches from people like Paul Ryan. This is only natural as these big speakers are folks who could be the standard bearers for the party in two years. How … Continue reading Field Guide to CPAC 2014 George Will & Tom Coburn panel

Biden goes to Chile

by Fausta Rodríguez Wertz Vice-president Joe Biden was in Chile for the presidential inauguration of Michelle Bachelet. Bachelet previously served as President from 2006–2010, but could not serve two consecutive terms, so she ran, and won this second term. Bachelet has already proposed increasing corporate taxes and closing tax loopholes to sponsor a system of … Continue reading Biden goes to Chile

Forget the Democrats will the GOP learn the lessons of FL-13

I was incredibly anxious to watch Morning Joe today. After yesterday's signals concerning Fl-13 and the unexpected GOP win this had the potential to be the most entertaining MSNBC broadcast I've seen since coming home at 3:45 AM with Stacy McCain and Dan Collins in time to see Keith Olberman melt down over Scott Brown's … Continue reading Forget the Democrats will the GOP learn the lessons of FL-13

Florida 13 & the Menorah in the Ballot Box

Yesterday to the surprise of an awful lot of people, including me, David Jolly defeated Alex Sink to win a special election in FL-13. If there was ever a race where the Democrats should have been able to pull off a win it was this one. Consider: 1. Barack Obama carried this district 2. Alex … Continue reading Florida 13 & the Menorah in the Ballot Box