Category Archives: 2010 election

badger state recalls

Since the upheaval in the Badger state over the public employee union battle, there have been a number of recall campaigns underway, against both the legislators responsible for passing the law and against some of the members of the “Wisconsin … Continue reading

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when rhetoric goes too far

I’m not a huge fan of calling attention to the outrageous statements that candidates make in hopes that someone will call attention to them, but I saw this today on CNN (Anderson Cooper does a feature called “the Ridicu-list“) and … Continue reading

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it’s not (just) the economy, stupid

  Leading up to last week’s elections, both parties were trying to set the framework for Wednesday’s talking points with two competing explanations for the Republican resurgence that we ended up seeing. The Republicans would have us all believe that … Continue reading

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