Monday, December 5th, 2016

The respected Crystal Ball report from University of Virginia Professor Larry Sabato puts Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker and former Florida Governor Jeb Bush at the top tier of Republican candidates seeking the presidential nomination: For nearly two years we’ve been ranking the GOP presidential contenders, and we’ve only had two names in the No. 1 […]

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If you want to vote in the Wiggy presidential preference poll (on the right hand side of the blog page) you have until Wednesday night at 9:00 PM. Right now Herman Cain is leading with nineteen votes. Sarah Palin and Michelle Bachmann are tied at a distant second with eight votes each. Romney and Pawlenty […]

Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels is out. Where will his potential supporters go? Can Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty finally make the sale? Is former Governor Mitt Romney the heir apparent? Daniels had seven votes in the poll on my page that was launched on Friday. For whom will you vote now? The poll is on the […]

This campaign worker for Tim Pawlenty’s exploratory committee really knows how to get the attention of the voters, even at 3:00 AM. “His arm was in my back door, trying to get in and I screamed and went upstairs to my parents room and I continued screaming,” said Chloe Steward. The family then called police. […]

Dave Weigel tweeted, “If the test of a campaign book cover is whether you roll your eyes when you see it, then, well…” My eyes rolled when I saw this, too. What does “Courage to Stand” even mean? He prefers urinals over stalls? Definitely a book title that needed one less focus group. Print this […]

Minnesota comedian and candidate for senate Al Franken is requesting the court allow him to be given a temporary certification as senator while the courts consider a challenge to the election results by Senator Norm Coleman. Coleman and Franken competed in last November’s election, only to have results so close that a recount was needed. […]

Republican governors lobbying Washington D.C. for the “stimulus” package should be taking the lead from House Republicans. Sadly, many of them are not, including Governor Palin. The 2008 GOP vice presidential nominee, Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, planned to meet in Washington this weekend with Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky and other senators to […]