Dan Chmielewski

GOP Incumbents Jumping Ship

The New York Times is reporting 28 GOP seats are up for grabs this fall; the most ever, as new lobbying laws go into effect soon. January 31, 2008 G.O.P. Exodus in House Bodes Ill for Fall Success By CARL HULSE and DAVID M. HERSZENHORN WASHINGTON — A swelling exodus of senior Republican incumbents from…

Has Red County Come Out for Romney?

Matt Cunningham’s post in reaction to the Republican Debates seems to give a backhanded endorsement for Mitt Romney but this post, which attacks John McCain. I’m not surprised that Matt is attacking McCain so much since OC GOP notables Mike Schroeder, John Campbell, and Adam Probolsky are all in Romney’s camp. The curious part of…

The Hallowed Ground at the Reagan Library

Ronald Reagan is dead. He’s not coming back. He was last president in 1989, nearly 20 years ago. And his gravesite and library, home to the Republican debate, is not a Holy Site. But you wouldn’t know it from reading Jon Fleischman’s posts from today’s Flash Report (sorry, I’d link but I can’t stomach it).…

Clinton, McCain Take Florida

Projections show Hillary Clinton winning decisively in Florida and John McCain nipping Mitt Romney in the Sunshine state. Stick a fork in Rudy Giuliani; he’s done and may endorse McCain as soon as Wednesday. Huckabee might be gone soon as well.

Not the Democratic Response to the SOTU: “An American Response”

Remarks as prepared for delivery by Kansas Governor Kathleen Sebelius: An American Call to Action I’m Kathleen Sebelius, Governor of the State of Kansas. And I am grateful for the opportunity to speak with you tonight.  I’m a Democrat, but tonight, it really doesn’t matter whether you think of yourself as a Democrat…or a Republican…or…