Imagining a Biden White House As a Washington veteran, Joe Biden is poised to hit the ground running if he wins the 2020 presidential election. Liberals everywhere are imagining a Biden White House. But stepping into the presidency during or immediately following a pandemic won’t be easy. Nor will it be easy to rebuild national […]
Recently, Two of the last five elections were won without gaining the most votes (40%), vs all of US history – 5 Presidents elected out of 58 elections lost the popular vote (9%). Has the system been hacked?
we would need to have a civilized discourse by two intelligent candidates that uphold the virtues of patience, honest discourse, preparation, passion for knowledge, oratory finesse, respect for their opponent, and respect enough for the people listening to know that they deserve more than click bait phrases and headlines
Joe Biden’s Plan for the Economy The campaign trail for the 2020 election hasn’t been well-trod this year, particularly by Democratic Presidential nominee Joe Biden. Between the worsening pandemic, social unrest, and President Trump’s mishandling of the nation’s crisis response, Biden hasn’t had much opportunity or need to make headlines. But on July 9, Biden […]
The truth is I abhor the use of liberal/conservative/left/right/democrat/republican language when speaking about politics. Putting people into those buckets is akin to putting us in street gangs, good for only divisiveness. I actually believe voting along party lines should be looked at suspiciously as it doesn’t seem to suggest our representatives are voting for their constituents but rather for the success of their party. What I want to look at are the main arguments I have observed and the psychology behind the support of a figure who has become, whether you like it or not, a divisive figure with a questionable past.
Three Themes from Biden’s Acceptance Speech Joe Biden’s acceptance speech at the 2020 Democratic National Convention was memorable. In a mostly empty room, he spoke about dark versus light and tried hard to connect with the average American. Biden’s 25-minute long speech covered a broad range of topics. But the three themes that shone through […]
Four Reasons Kamala Harris is a Good Choice After weeks of pundit speculation, Joe Biden announced United States Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate for the 2020 election. Harris’s experience, family background, stances on big issues, and voter appeal made Kamala Harris a good choice for VP. Harris is a seasoned civil servant Before […]
COVID-19 is here to stay for the foreseeable future. As the pandemic has unfolded, its enormous implications for public health and the global economy have overshadowed national politics. But as infection rates decrease and fear subsides, Americans will begin demanding answers to questions about how the virus outbreak was handled. The GOP will have to […]
The last two leading candidates for the Liberal Party’s 2020 presidential nomination had recently went public with their health care policy positions. Their positions demonstrated a major rift in Liberal party ideology. Many past candidates publicized their liberal stance on healthcare, one of the hardest nuts to crack in American politics. Now, it’s up to […]
Billionaire Businessmen Battle for 2020 Candidates for the Democratic Party’s presidential nomination are dropping out of the campaign as their fundraising and poll numbers fall short of their competitors. But a new candidate has entered the race, late in the game. Michael Bloomberg joins Tom Steyer as a billionaire candidate with a business background. Both […]