We can’t say we had much hope that it would be different. While some were civil in their remarks, others carried on with the usual disrespect and overstatement. Iowa Senator-elect Joni Ernst (R) said
1) Establish a plan for cooperation. 2) Establish a plan for cooperation. 3) Establish a plan for cooperation. 4) Triage the issues that need attention immediately. Hmm, we seem to think that
It’s one of the many practices that should stop. Another election, another set of predictions from many partisans that their candidate or party, trailing in the polls, will win. They
With only about 12 hours until the polls open, it’s time to reinforce how disappointing it continues to be as many candidates run campaigns we can’t imagine most of their children are proud of. Saying that’s what you have to do to win
The Iowa U.S. Senate race has been described as among the most insulting. Republican Joni Ernst, a state senator is opposed by Bruce Braley, a state representative. Ernst has a small edge 5 days before the election. It has attracted more international interest, possibly because of the potential presidential candidates who have gotten involved. Ernst […]
The Democratic candidate for governor of Pennsylvania currently leads in the polls but is not talking like the frontrunner. He says the only poll that matters is on election day.
Sometimes, it takes a hit in the wallet to prompt action. It seemed that way after a Boston broadcaster went off on NBC’s sports reporter, Erin Andrews last week. Kirk Minihane began his rant on WEEI by saying about Andrews, “What a bi—.” But he was just getting started.
We wrote about the website, No Labels, recently, supporting its attempt to refocus Washington on being productive, rather than just being partisan. Here’s their latest explanation of their current goal, one that most people should
That’s a quote from The New York Times today, reporting on the never-ending incivility that has led to some single digit approval ratings for Congress. The issue this time is
We know the last year has been torture for you. You enjoyed the civility of the 2012 campaign so much that you’ve been crying most of this year without the
Every year around election time, we hear a lot of bold promises. What percentage are fulfilled? Would you be surprised if it was 25%? Actually, we haven’t found any
(Photo credit: GlobalPost/Tracey Shelton RiP note: This photo does not show people burning.) The opinions keep on coming on whether to conduct what the Obama administration says would be a limited operation: Here are some: It won’t accomplish anything if there is no regime change.. Assad may believe he’s been given a green light for […]