Until June 25th, when the Supreme Court handed down its now infamous decision in [ Shelby County v. Holder http://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/12pdf/12-96_6k47.pdf], the entire state of Texas was a "
It is somewhat inevitable that any discussion of elective politics in this country focuses on the presidency first and foremost. After the battle for the White House, any discussion of the ...
Statewide elective offices other than Governor can often seem inconsequential. But for those of us who follow elections big and small, it can be important to find examples of races down the ballot ...
Welcome to my 3rd part of my CA Politics series.
You can find my previous installments here: Part 1 , Part 2
When we last left off, California had just come out of the 1986 midterms. The elections ...
Sen. Frank Lautenberg
Sne. Frank Lautenberg died this morning of viral pneumonia ...
Everyone as Daily Kos Elections knows that I've utilized Dave's App a good number of times to butcher my great state into a a bunch of beautiful Elgin BBQ sausages and barbacoa-lite fajita strips.
Gary Miller (CA-31), really endangered Republican
Gather 'round, children, for some tales of ancient yore—back to the days of legend, when such beasts as Rockefeller Republicans roamed the ...
Orange County is one of the few counties in America that conjures up a stereotype almost anywhere in the country. To some, it's beautiful beaches. To others, it's the heart of Cold War-era ...
Mass rally in Tiananmen Square during the Cultural Revolution with crowd waving Chairman Mao's "Little Red Book"
You can't understand today’s China unless you ...
By now you've probably heard that last November, American voters chose to give Democrats control of the presidency and both chambers of congress in this past election. Wait, both chambers? No, ...