Dan Chmielewski

Super Tuesday Update

Obama wins: Georgia, Alabama, Illinois and Delaware. He leads in Kansas, Minnesota and Idaho. Hillary wins: New York, Arkansas, Massachusetts, Oklahoma and Tennessee. Connecticut is just too close to call right now.

Americans Trust Democrats More: ABC-Washington Post Poll

On the eve of our “national primary,” a new ABC News/Washington Post poll finds Democrats lead Republicans in every category that matters:  * The economy: Dems led Republicans, 52% to 33% * Immigration: Dems led Republicans, 40% to 37% * Iraq: Dems led Republicans, 48% to 34% * The budget deficit: Dems led Republicans, 52%…

Would Reagan have been kicked to the curb today?

Former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee gets no love from the Flash Report.  Jon Fleischman has a brief post about this with a link to site about the sins against conservatives committed by “Tax Hike Mike.” Yet, based on the same standards Huckabee is being held to by conservatives, how would Ronald Reagan have fared? Reagan…

Do you remember the Blizzard of ’78?

I’ve been to enough Ducks and Angels games to know there are a considerable number of former Northeasterners here in OC and SoCal in general.  This week is the 30th anniversary of the Blizzard of ’78 which hit from Penn to Maine.  In my hometown in Central New York, we had snowdrifts up to 8…

Red County For Romney

The LA Times reported a series of endorsements for each candidate; under the Romney file, Matthew Cunnigham , editor of the RedCounty.com blog. This is extraordinary for two reasons: 1. Red County doesn’t have an endorsement on their own pages and 2. A blogger’s endorsement somehow means something.