Why Donald Trump Doesn’t Have The Guts To Really Run For President

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Matthew Rozsa explains why Donald Trump isn’t really going to run for president.

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Do Republicans Even Know What A Tax Is?


The Republican obsession with never appearing to raise taxes ever leads to some pretty strange policy choices.

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What’s At Stake In The 2016 Election Anyway?


All presidential elections are important, but next year’s could decide to the future of the Supreme Court for decades to come.

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Get Ready For Republican Silly Season


The incentives are lining up for a pretty wacky couple of months in presidential politics.

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2 Ways We Need to Redefine Masculinity in American Foreign Policy


American foreign policy has long been governed by ideas of masculinity. Now it’s time to evaluate what that has meant for our nation – and how we should redefine “masculinity” in the future.

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A Quote Collector’s Thoughts on Economic Conservatism

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Matthew Rozsa loves quotes. And he disagrees with economic conservatives. Here’s where he’s going with that.

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Is Obama Getting Too Much Credit For Last Week?


A lot of important events happened last week, but most of them didn’t have a whole lot to do with what President Obama did or didn’t do.

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Gay Marriage, Political Division, and the “Right Side” of History


What’s TRULY driving your politics and beliefs about gay marriage?

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Should We Praise Nikki Haley?


People are right to praise the politicians in South Carolina who have finally come around to wanting to disown the Confederate battle flag.

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Could A Defeat in 2016 Change The Republican Party?


If Hillary Clinton wins next year, we could see a more moderate GOP emerge.

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Is Jeb Bush Losing?


Jeb Bush’s White House bid may not be doomed, but he clearly isn’t winning.

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Shadows And Shadowboxing: Bush For President?


As Jeb Bush departs for Europe to practice looking “presidential,” many people wonder if he stands a chance to be president (or should stand a chance).

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Who Cares If Elizabeth Warren Doesn’t Run For President?


Liberal’s obsession with the presidency is one of their biggest problems these days. So it’s official, the grassroots campaign to draft Elizabeth Warren formally titled “Run Warren Run” has dissolved. As a liberal I personally think Elizabeth Warren is a great senator and am glad to see more liberals getting involved in the nitty gritty […]

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Patriot Act Meltdown: Surveillance, Politics and Rand Paul

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The expiry at midnight, Sunday of three key provisions of the Patriot Act has thrown Washington into turmoil and halted surveillance programs – a panel of scholars gives their verdicts.

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Should We Ignore Bernie Sanders?

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-VT, gestures as he speaks at the Californi Democrats State Convention in Sacramento, Calif., Saturday, April 30, 2011.  Sanders called on Democrats to work together to stop what he calls the GOP's attack on the middle class.(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

Bernie Sander’s run for the White House will be a lot of fun, but he’s not going to win the Democratic presidential nomination.

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