Edwards Running for Senate

Rep. Donna Edwards (D-Maryland) will announce later today that she will run for the Senate seat being vacated by Barbara Mikulski (D). Fellow Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D) announced early last week that he would also run for the seat. This triggers a bruising primary battle that will […]

No Joe In 2016?

The National Journal is out with an article this morning on Vice President Joe Biden’s 2016 prospects and proclaims that he is not running in 2016 for the Democratic Party nomination. The article comes as the Hillary Clinton camp is weathering the private email “controversy” that is getting […]

FGM: Not Just a Third World Problem

FGM and You Ok, lets be honest here folks. How many of you know about the crisis that is FGM (Female genital mutilation)? And it’s okay if you don’t. Being a middle class American means that you can live you life without much thought being given to genital […]

Ted Strickland v. Rob Portman

The Ohio Democratic Party learned the hard way last year when they picked just any candidate to run against what should of been beatable Republican candidates. Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ed FitzGerald made history by being one of the worst candidates to ever run for state office in the […]

Ahmadinejad Considering Political Comeback?

Iran’s controversial and hardline former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad raised eyebrows over the weekend when he launched his official website just months before legislative elections in the country. The site Ahmadinejad.ir, is also joined by a Google+ account and an instagram account that features Mahmoud with a big smile […]

Punxsutawney Phil > Congress

Public Policy Polling is out with a humorous new poll that highlights just how much Americans hate Congress. It is no secret that the approval rating of those on Capitol Hill has been hovering at historically low levels and even with Republicans taking over both sides of the […]