Calling Out the Deplorables

To those who are voting for Donald Trump: How do you reconcile any of what Trump stands for with what the United States of America is all about? . We should all think long and hard about Hillary Clinton's throwaway line condemning and dismissing...

Clinton is Right About Trump Supporters

This week Matt Lauer was subject to withering criticism for his ineffectual interrogation of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. In a litany of complaints, one rose above all—Lauer’s failure to challenge Trump’s mendacious claim that he opposed the Iraq...

The Consequences of Deplorables

If you are a white, Christian, employed gun owner, it is fair for you to ask your Democratic representative or senator — or any Democratic candidate — if they consider you to be in the “basket of deplorables.”  There is no doubt in my mind that when...

The Cowardice Of Donald Trump

I've known this all along. Most of America has known this all along. Trump just did this with the Mexican President. He'll probably call Hillary Clinton "Crooked Hillary" during the debates, but that's only because he doesn't think he'll get her vote....

Take Back the House, Democrats. Please.

"The Democratic Party comp seems poised to recapture its Senate majority this year, but the House is a different matter. Many warn that the current 61-seat Republican majority, much of it achieved by post-2010 gerrymandering, has made flipping the...