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Does Candidate Biden Have What It Takes To Fill The Bill (Clinton?)

by Bill Whalenvia Forbes
Thursday, August 1, 2019

For all the post-debate discussion of Barack Obama’s place in the 2020 Democratic presidential field – is it still fashionable to revere Obamacare; is there a contender other than Joe Biden willing to embrace Donald Trump’s predecessor? – there is this question: where’s Bill Clinton amidst his party’s conversation about tactics and ideological necessity?

In the News

5 Real Solutions For The Troubled Cities Democrats Helped Cripple

quoting Thomas Sowellvia The Federalist
Thursday, August 1, 2019

Democrats have run America's most dangerous cities for decades. They have no answers. Here are five solutions to fix the problems Democrat policies made worse.

In the News

Why Democrats Lose

featuring Jonathan Roddenvia City Journal
Wednesday, July 31, 2019

For many urbanites, “rural America” is another way of saying “provincialism.” City-dwellers—especially on the coasts—give a strong impression of disdaining heartland voters and blaming them for unfavorable election results. A liberal policy agenda, they believe, would thrive if not for partisan gerrymandering, which favors sparsely populated areas.

Analysis and Commentary

Reflections On The Democratic Debate

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Wednesday, July 31, 2019

I watched some of the Democratic presidential candidates’ debate last night and some of the discussion afterwards on CNN and Fox, and read a few highlights this morning.

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Menacing Invective Against Trump Creates Dangerous Climate

by Victor Davis Hansonvia American Greatness
Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Former vice president and current presidential candidate Joe Biden has bragged on two occasions that he would like to beat up President Donald Trump.

Interviews

Niall Ferguson: Trump's 2020 Strategy

interview with Niall Fergusonvia CNN
Monday, July 29, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Niall Ferguson discusses a potential deal with China, as well as other foreign policy successes, which Ferguson believes will tee up an election victory in 2020 for President Trump.

Analysis and Commentary

Some Debate Questions I Wish The Candidates Would Address

by Bill Whalenvia Forbes
Sunday, July 28, 2019

Quantity isn’t a concern as far as this week’s Democratic presidential debates in Detroit are concerned.

In the News

Senator Booker: Public Option Is ‘First Step’ To Medicare For All

quoting Scott W. Atlasvia Orlando Political Observer
Friday, July 26, 2019

In an interview on CNN’s “State of the Union” on Sunday, Senator Cory Booker (D-N.J.) became the latest Democratic presidential candidate to confirm that a new government insurance system known as a “public option” is designed to lead to Medicare for all, meaning it would ultimately subject Americans to the same high costs, unaffordable tax increases, loss of consumer choice and diminished access to high-quality health care.

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Playing With Fire On Election Security

by Larry Diamondvia The American Interest
Friday, July 26, 2019

If one foreign power continues to shred, on an ever-more daring basis, the integrity and inviolability of our electoral process, other foreign powers will draw lessons and follow. And they won’t all be pitching in on the Republican side.

In the News

The Practical Reasons Candidates Talk About Improbable Policies

quoting Lanhee J. Chenvia KUNC
Friday, July 26, 2019

Elizabeth Warren made sure to specially thank South Carolina Rep. James Clyburn when they introduced their student debt forgiveness plan this week.

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