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John Podesta

A tipping point was reached yesterday when Hillary Clinton campaign manager John Podesta suggested the Donald Trump campaign had colluded with Russian hackers. Rather than complaining...
Democrats

As the Clinton camp and much of the rank and file continue to bemoan the Trump victory, engage in ritual scapegoating of the culprits (Russia,...
Electoral College

When Hillary Clinton campaign chair John Podesta said yesterday that he wanted the Electoral College to be briefed by U.S. intelligence on their findings on...
Joe Biden

So maybe Vice President Joe Biden was kidding when he said he was "going to run, in 2020" after presiding over a session of the...
Ted Nugent

Judging a candidate by the company he or she keeps can be a perilous business. While the Hillary Clinton campaign has tried to portray its...
Election Day

For those of us who love politics, the magic of Election Day can’t be beat. It’s not just the culmination of years of analysis and...
derangement syndrome

The good news for the country is that the election will (barring a 2000-style virtual tie) be over in 48 hours. The bad news is...
latinos

By the close of the business day on Friday, the political story on the nation’s front burner was a surprising decline in African-American turnout. According...
impeachment

After a week in which the fortunes of their presidential candidate markedly improved, you’d think some on the right would be thinking more positive thoughts....
election day

Some thoughts: Hillary Clinton is leading. Every scrap of data we have says if the election were held today, Hillary Clinton would win. Of all...
cyberbully

After a week in which seemingly everything had been going his way, Donald Trump’s campaign had a misstep on Thursday. Fortunately for the Republicans, it...
voter suppression

Yesterday the Justice Department said it planned to intervene in a lawsuit filed in North Carolina to prevent the state from engaging in what the...