2018-congressional-elections Archives

Absolute Power? Google’s Impact on the Midterm Elections Could Do Real Damage to Democracy

June 8, 2018

When will Google defend democracy? Ronald Robertson, Northeastern University As the 2018 midterm elections approach in the U.S., Google’s power to influence undecided voters remains overshadowed by Facebook’s personal data crisis. Facebook has “ taken it on the chin” for…

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In the Moment: Trump Claims Kim and Kanye Support is Helping Him win Black Votes

June 6, 2018

Trump thinks cozying up to Kim and Kanye will help him with Minority voters...

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Mike Pence Did a Stupid Thing Yesterday That Will Cost the Republicans Dearly

May 2, 2018

Pence thinks Arpaio has a shot Vice President Mike Pence traveled to Arizona on Tuesday, May 1, 2018, in an attempt to reap the diminishing returns of the Trump effect among Arizona’s conservatives. His end goal there was an insipid…

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Trump’s Far Right Antics Have Pushed This Blue Dog Senator to His Limits

May 1, 2018

Will Trump’s ire force Montana’s Senator Tester away from political center? Lee Banville, The University of Montana Democrat Jon Tester has made a name for himself by largely not making a national name for himself. In the last 11 years,…

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Trump’s ‘Drain the Swamp’ Tax Bill Saved Wall Street Billions- But Workers Get Scraps

April 19, 2018

Wall Street Populism at its finest In a new report from The Wall Street Journal, the worst effects from President Trump’s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 have been confirmed: Wall Street banking giants like Wells Fargo and Goldman Sachs…

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Rat Fleeing a Sinking Ship Paul Ryan to ‘Retire’ to Spend Time With Family

April 11, 2018

Paul Ryan is running away for good Speaker of the House Paul Ryan has announced that he will not be seeking reelection in the upcoming 2018 midterms. Assuming he follows through on this promise, he will be ending (or, at…

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Ted Cruz is So Evil One Voter Demanded Proof He’s Even Human

April 5, 2018

Cruz Got a very surprising question Since becoming a United States Senator in 2013, Ted Cruz has developed a terrible reputation. During an interview with Cruz’s midterm challenger Beto O’Rourke on “Real Time with Bill Maher,” host Bill Maher went through…

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Tyrant ex-Sheriff Senate Candidate Trump Pardoned Has a Sick, Racist Agenda

March 29, 2018

Former criminal and sheriff Joe Arpaio made headlines back in January 2018 when he announced that he would be running to replace retiring senator Jeff Flake’s position in Arizona. Having been pardoned of his racial-profiling charges by President Trump, there…

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Watch CNN Anchor Brilliantly Goad GOP Candidate Into Shocking Anti-Semitic Fascist Meltdown

February 8, 2018

A CNN anchor sparked this GOP candidate’s SCARY HATRED OF JEWS On Tuesday, the Chicago Sun-Times published a startling story revealing that a literal Nazi was on the verge of winning the Republican nomination in an Illinois district courtesy of…

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