Florida Woman

Yeah, I'm from California. So what? by baldilocks Call me paranoid, but I think things like this are intentional. MSNBC host Andrea Mitchell on Monday claimed Florida's Broward County election supervisor Brenda Snipes is a Republican, despite the fact she is a Democrat. "We should also point out that Brenda Snipes in Broward County is … Continue reading Florida Woman

The Florida Result is Just What the Country Needs a Clear Choice: Capitalism & Trump or Socialism & Bernie

Tuesday's primary results in Florida was a bit of a surprise on both sides of the aisle but also give the people in Florida one of the clearest choices in the nation in terms of the direction they want to go. On the GOP side an establishment republican Adam Pullman with an acceptable record on … Continue reading The Florida Result is Just What the Country Needs a Clear Choice: Capitalism & Trump or Socialism & Bernie

No Democrat Seat Should Be Safe on the Obamacare Train

by Linda Szugyi Following state and local politics is a pretty tough thing to do when you move every couple of years.  Since we don't have cable and I rarely turn on the local channels, Florida's 13th District special election slipped right by.  All I managed to do was make sure it wasn't my district.  … Continue reading No Democrat Seat Should Be Safe on the Obamacare Train

Illinois US Senate primary heads to Florida

By John Ruberry Tuesday is primary election day in Illinois and most of the drama is on the Republican side. The winner of the GOP gubernatorial race stands a very good chance of defeating unpopular Democratic incumbent Pat Quinn. The US Senate race until recently hasn't been attracting much attention in the Land of Lincoln. … Continue reading Illinois US Senate primary heads to Florida

A Job Created in Florida

I know that even though I'm about to die, I'd not trade places with you for all the treasure in the universe. The Price  1981 For the last few days I've been thinking of how I was going to deal with the story of Robert Marucci at Robert Stacy McCain's site. Particularly this quote: His … Continue reading A Job Created in Florida

Cronyn & Crist together again in 2014

On Morning Joe today (where you go to find out what the left wants to say) there were two stories that seemed unrelated but taken together could mean an awful lot. The first was a story out of Florida, the Transformation of Charlie Crist is now complete: Charlie Crist is running for Florida governor as … Continue reading Cronyn & Crist together again in 2014

Demoralized as Hell, Morning Joe & the Last Gasp Poll before Realville

I haven't dived deeply into polls much lately because frankly there has been no point, Mitt Romney has this race and baring the "Live Boy Dead girl" scenario it's not changing. (actually considering Romany's rep it wouldn't take a dead girl, a live girl would shatter his clean image completely) But with one week to … Continue reading Demoralized as Hell, Morning Joe & the Last Gasp Poll before Realville

Demoralized as Hell: Minnesota, Penn & Florida Edition

We are now a week away from election day and the MSM has been given a gift called Sandy. Why do I call it a gift to the MSM? Because it gives them a story that overwhelms all others allowing them to put the election on the second or third tier as Romney continues his … Continue reading Demoralized as Hell: Minnesota, Penn & Florida Edition

Realville: NBC joins the “Poll Truther” Brigade…

...with this statement concerning their just released polls: In Ohio, where there has been a renewed focus by the Romney campaign after the former Massachusetts governor’s strong debate performance, Obama leads 51 percent to 45 percent. That’s a 2-point uptick for Romney. But the Ohio poll also included an 11-point advantage for self-described Democrats --- … Continue reading Realville: NBC joins the “Poll Truther” Brigade…

Realville: It’s not a poll, it’s a narrative

Yesterday I saw a poll out of New Hampshire, that was so unbelievable no incredible in its results that I thought it impossible that a TV station or a college would report it. With one month remaining before the November 6 election, Barack Obama has opened up a statistically significant lead over Mitt Romney in … Continue reading Realville: It’s not a poll, it’s a narrative

Rick Santorm and the free market

President James Madison: "You'll give us victories, then, you think?" Captain Charles Stewart: "We do, and not upon irrational premises." Madison: "Which victories will give us ships; for with victories congress will supply them faster than they can be lost"  Fletcher Pratt Preble's Boys  William Sloane Associates 1950 I've had a bit of debate with … Continue reading Rick Santorm and the free market

I know it’s just a straw poll…

and the votes don't count but WOW! Herman Cain won the Presidency 5 Florida Straw poll with 996 votes, 37.1 percent of the total, blowing past Rick Perry and Ron Paul, both of whom had organized to win here. He more than doubled the Perry vote; more delegates chose Cain than chose Perry and Romney, … Continue reading I know it’s just a straw poll…