John Boehner’s Legacy


Matthew Rozsa discusses the impending legacy of soon-to-be former Speaker of the House John Boehner.

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Ben Carson’s Big Payday

Republican presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson delivers a speech at a rally to supporters Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

A number of Republican candidates for the presidency seem more interested in becoming rich than becoming president. Here’s a question you rarely hear asked: how interested is Dr. Ben Carson, who is currently leading polling in Iowa, in actually interested in becoming president? On one level he seems to be, after all he has announced […]

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Why the Democrats need Martin O’Malley…


Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders supporters need to take a look at Martin O’Malley.

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Paul Ryan: The Republican Party’s MVP


Jessicah Lahitou is not a fan of grandstanding. After seeing Paul Ryan speak, she is a fan of him.

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Biden: The President We Deserve, But Not the One We Need


Matthew Rozsa discusses why it’s a shame we can’t have presidents like Joe Biden.

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Why Biden’s Decision Matters (for the Vice Presidency)


Joe Biden’s upcoming decision on whether or not he runs for president will have a lasting impact on the institution of the vice presidency.

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The Right (and Wrong) Way to Discuss Socialism


Matthew Rozsa looks at why the word socialism is stigmatized in current politics and how that changes.

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Hillary Is Still The Frontrunner


Tuesday’s debate shows that despite all the media claims to the contrary Hillary Clinton is still easily winning the contest for the Democratic presidential nomination.

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Understanding the Sanders Revolution


To understand the importance of tonight’s debate, you must first recognize the significance of the Sanders campaign itself.

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“No, John Kasich, I Don’t Want Taylor Swift Tickets”

No John Kasich by Mark Nozell

Governor Kasich may have gone to Richmond for the youth vote, but with one comment, he lost it.

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Why I Don’t Take Political Sides On Social Media And You Shouldn’t Either

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Instead of choosing political teams, let’s have a conversation about the things that are important.

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Bernie Sanders and the Plight of Jews Who Criticize Israel

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Matthew Rozsa discusses the problems that Jewish critics of Israel encounter from anti-Semites… and the impact that is now having on the Bernie Sanders campaign.

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Did Jeb Bush Just Blunder Over The Shooting In Oregon?


Individual gaffes rarely matter in the long run, but nobody running for president want’s the reputation of being a blunderer.

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Why Iowa And New Hampshire Get To Go First


Despite calls every four years to shake up who gets to go first in presidential primaries, Iowa and New Hampshire won’t be losing their coveted spots any time soon.

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Would a Fundamentalist Christian Make a Better President Than a Muslim?

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Islam is the fastest growing religion in the world, so a Muslim president may be coming sooner than later. But that’s not really the point.

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