Election News: Republican Anne Neu won the Minnesota State House special election for seat 32B last night. Democratic State Senator Bill Perkins won a vacant City Council seat in Harlem as well. Now for the rest of the roundup…
Flyover Country: In case some of our readers were wondering as they are worrying about President Trump from their homes on the respective flanks of the country, Trump is still popular in middle America.
Obamacare: As I predicted months ago, the Republicans are running into serious internal issues regarding the repeal of Obamacare. If a repeal happens at all, you got to wonder if it will take as long as it took the Democrats to pass Obamacare.
DNC: Tom Perez claims to have enough votes to win the race for DNC Chairman. A Perez win would continue Obama control of the DNC.
SBA: Linda McMahon was confirmed as SBA Director. She received strong support from both parties by today’s standards.
MI-Sen: With a dearth of interested candidates, Republicans in Michigan are floating the idea of Kid Rock running for US Senate. Crazy to think that Kid Rock as a candidate is not that far outside the realm of possibility.
Women: The number of women in state legislative seats has reached 25% of the total membership with women controlling state legislative chambers also reaching an all time high.
Voting Laws: As often seen in life, when your side cannot win on the merits, you challenge the rules. Democrats are now focusing their political rage on the election rules as a source of their defeat.
UK: Ahead of two key byelections, the Labour Party appears poised to lose two seats and potentially impair Jeremy Corbyn’s “leadership” of the Labour Party.