Democratic News

Stories concerning the 2016 Democratic Presidential Candidates

The Supreme Court is a Big Issue

In another place, we proposed a new process for confirming Supreme Court nominees. Our idea was to “interpret” the Constitution’s clause about “advise...

Dems Shouldn’t be so Happy About GOP Problems

Donald Trump’s main argument was that he could appeal to blue collar workers, and any Democrats who are disaffected. The idea was to...

Hillary Fans: Worry About the Present

All the news seems to be about Donald Trump losing the election—or losing it in a landslide. But there are many variables out...

Could Trump Win if the Election were About Issues?

As we have noted elsewhere, Americans are obsessed with sex, and that includes sex in politics. So when the 2005 “Access Hollywood” recording...

Bitter Candidates Attempt Humor, Trainwreck Ensues

On Thursday night, at the Al Smith charity dinner in New York, both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump were invited to give some "lighthearted"...

Why Can’t Hillary “Put Away” Trump?

Donald Trump is always bragging that he’s a winner and everyone else is a loser. We’ll see how much of a winner he...

Voter Fraud Less Likely than Being Hit by Lightning

It is not totally without precedent to worry that an election might be stolen. There were rumors that Mayor Dailey of Chicago “arranged”...

Full Video: Watch The Third Trump/Clinton Debate

Mark it down in history, the presidential debates are now finished for 2016 with the final battle having taken place earlier this evening between...

Live Stream: Watch the Third Clinton/Trump Debate Tonight

Buckle up tonight for the third and final Presidential Debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, live from the University of Nevada in fabulous...

Wednesday’s Debate Likely to be a Rerun

Wednesday’s debate is the last “big event” of the 2016 presidential election calendar. (Can I get an “Amen”?) The Wall Street Journal...

You Can Bet on Lots of Debate Angles

Nearly everybody says the current campaign is “insufferable,” or words to that effect. We are being bombarded every day to vote for one...

Michelle Obama is Hillary’s Best Weapon

The last time I remember a former First Lady being fully involved in politics was in 1960, when Eleanor Roosevelt championed a third attempt...

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