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That Was Just Wednesday

‘Twas the morning after the who knows what edition of Super Tuesday primaries and even awaking late the day held the promise of a lot of news that probably wouldn’t prove to be much news. 

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90% Expected

Last night the states of Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island held their primaries in both the Democratic and Republican parties.  Like most I expected Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump to take all five states in their respective parties; … Continue reading

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The Hidden Key In The Keystone State

To paraphrase the late Richard M. Nixon with the New York primary in the rearview mirror political op-ed writers don’t have New York to kick around anymore.  The next seven or eight days will be devoted to Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, … Continue reading

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Just Another Night; Or Was It?

  Last night we got the results of both the New York Democratic and Republican presidential primaries.  Neither the winners nor the order of finish were a surprise to me.  That doesn’t mean the night was without impact.  

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Showing Up

The political play of the week for last week goes jointly to Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton. What they did was simple, basic and I bet neither of them thought of it as anything spectacular.  It was basic politics 101 … Continue reading

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Ladies’ Night In Brooklyn

PART I It is very late Thursday afternoon as I begin this article.  My goal is to finish it by midnight.  The Brooklyn Navy Yard will be the site of the ninth Hillary Clinton- Bernie Sanders debate tonight.  At this … Continue reading

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Do You Believe In Magic?

Yes, I stole the title of today’s article from the 1965 Lovin’ Spoonful’s hit of the same name.  That is also where the resemblance ceases.  John Sebastian wrote the song about young love; I’m talking about willfully ignoring past performance.  … Continue reading

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One Justification For Superdelegates

There is a lot of conversation about delegates these days.  I hope you enjoy it because it is going to persist through the Republican and Democratic conventions this July.  Today I want to discuss one aspect of an issue that … Continue reading

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One Night In Philly

Senator Bernie Sanders gave a speech in Philadelphia Wednesday night.  The speech appeared to be like many he has given over the past year, then something surprising happened and the entire 2016 Democratic presidential primary changed, at least for a … Continue reading

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On Wisconsin And Beyond

This article has nothing to do with the University of Wisconsin or the Badgers’ athletic teams although I will admit their fight song On, Wisconsin inspired today’s title.  However, this posting does have a lot to do with Tuesday’s Wisconsin … Continue reading

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