Category Archives: 2020 Primaries

Did CNN Lay a Trap for VP Joe Biden?

Did CNN Lay a Trap for VP Joe Biden? I thought that it was very unfair for CNN to waylay, sucker punch, blindside, etc. VP Joe Biden with their first question in the Climate Crises Town Hall.  They had the … Continue reading

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Senator Kamala Harris on the CNN Climate Crisis Town Hall

Senator Kamala Harris on the CNN Climate Crisis Town Hall I can’t cover all of the talks, but I should cover California’s Senator and past Attorney General. If she was taking a course from me in energy and environment, I … Continue reading

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Climate Shorts, Hurricane Damage with Velocity, Trump and Pence, and Debates

Climate Shorts, Hurricane Damage with Velocity, Trump and Pence, and Debates Instead of updating previous articles, we just add the updates here. The Press is making much ado about Mike Pence’s hour drive plus flight to spend the night at … Continue reading

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America’s Climate Action Dilemmas

America’s Climate Action Dilemmas About half of Americans are taking climate action on state, city, industry, and individual levels.  Polls show between 2/3 and 3/4 think the US should take such action.  However, we are currently in one of our … Continue reading

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Energy and Cost Problems With Senator Sander’s Green New Deal

Energy and Cost Problems With Senator Sander’s Green New Deal I am only going to comment on the energy aspects of the plan, not the employment and social justice parts, which are separate choices to make. The speedy goal is … Continue reading

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Are Trump’s Tariff Costs Insignificant?

Comments on Peter Navarro’s Arguments That the Tariffs are Insignificant Update:  8/23  Later that day.  Trump, the Casino owner, has seen the Chinese call, and raised it yet again.  By Midnight, we might be at DEFCON 4.  Trump will raise … Continue reading

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Trump and Republican Absence from Fixing Cities and Gun Violence

Trump and Republican Absence from Fixing Cities and Gun Violence Update:  Trump read a TelePrompTer speech condemning the killings, but not touching on any gun or ammunition control issues.  The Dayton shooter is now known to have used the highest … Continue reading

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Democratic Caucuses Convert to Primaries in 2020

Democratic Caucuses Convert to Primaries in 2020 Many of Senator Sander’s state wins in 2016 were from caucuses.  He won’t have this advantage in 2020.  We will present comparative numbers.  Wyoming will decide later whether to convert to a party … Continue reading

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Environmental Rules Rolled Back by Trump

Environmental Rules Rolled Back by Trump The New York Times has documented 83 environmental rules rolled back or being rolled back by the Trump administration.  It has also noted 10 that have been reinstated by the courts.  We report their … Continue reading

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Slicing the Democratic Primary Pies with Three Leading Candidates

Slicing the Democratic Primary Pies with Three Leading Candidates. Previously, we showed how the Democratic district vote would be split between two candidates, because only candidates with more than 15% of the vote were to be counted, and only two … Continue reading

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