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Republican Buzz — Adjusting the Electoral College

January 19, 2013

While I am a defender of the Electoral College, there is no denying that most Americans don’t like the system.   However, alternative national popular vote schemes are unconstitutional on many levels.  Seizing on this, some Republican-dominated state legislatures and governors in blue states like Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, and Michigan, among others, want to alter the EC [...]

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Liberal Attention Whore Angus King Shocks the Nation, Caucuses with the Democrats

November 14, 2012

It can be difficult to figure out which party you should belong to, especially when you’re so involved in politics that you go through the ordeal of all the fundraising, campaigning, and scrutiny that comes with a statewide Senate race.  But senator-elect Angus King was tortured about this decision, and he wanted you to know [...]

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The Establishment Strikes Back at the RNC

August 28, 2012

The ostensible first day of the RNC isn’t going so well thus far. Earlier today, Texas Congressman Ron Paul made an appearance on the floor.  Shouts of praise for Paul and laments about rule changes filled the air.  Then, Maine’s Paul delegation was refused seating and all hell broke loose!  Chaos enveloped the floor as [...]

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