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Super Tuesday Voter Turnout Depressing for Democrats

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…EDITORIAL – MOBILE, Ala. – We hate to be the bearer of bad news and all. But not only did Donald Trump dominate the Super Tuesday vote across the country and win Alabama with 43 percent of the Republican votes cast. And not only did Hillary Clinton…

Unforced Errors, Miscalculations End Jeb Bush’s White House Hopes

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…By Steve Holland – CHARLESTON, S.C. (Reuters) – Before Donald Trump’s put-downs and the stumbles in presidential debates, and before the profound frustration of voters became so unmistakably apparent, Jeb Bush appeared to be best positioned to win back the White House for Republicans in 2016. He…

South Carolina Could Be the End of the Road for Jeb Bush

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share… By Eugene Robinson – The South Carolina Republican primary may well be Jeb Bush’s last stand. He described the situation — polls show him trailing badly, following weak performances in Iowa and New Hampshire — in typical Bushian syntax: “It’s all been decided, apparently,” he harrumphed…

Was the Third Republican Debate Jeb Bush’s Last Stand?

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…By Eugene Robinson – Jeb Bush deserves headlines from Wednesday’s anarchic GOP debate, but not the good kind. Something like: “Is Bush Finished?” The evening in Boulder, Colorado, will be remembered for interruptions, non sequiturs, mangled facts and general chaos. But the most significant impact may have…

New Poll Shows Biden Faring Better Than Clinton in General Election, With Trump Increasing His Lead in Republican Field

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…By Glynn Wilson – While Vice President Joe Biden has only hinted that he might run for president against former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, a new Quinnipiac University poll released Thursday shows Biden might fare better against any of the Republicans…

The New Compassionate Conservatism and Trickle-Down Economics

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…By Robert Reich – Jeb Bush and Mitt Romney are zeroing in on inequality as America’s fundamental economic problem. Bush’s new Political Action Committee, called “The Right to Rise,” declares “the income gap is real” but that “only conservative principles can solve it.” Mitt Romney likewise promised…

Where is Jeb Bush and What Does He Think of Torture?

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…The Big Picture – By Glynn Wilson – MOBILE, Ala. — Where oh where is Jeb Bush and what is his position on the torture ordered by his brother? As the media across the world continues to cover the story about the Senate Intelligence Committee’s report just…