Category Archives: Swing States

To Mitch “Stonewall” McConnell: Thanks for Making Your Impeachment Coverup So Obvious

To Mitch “Stonewall” McConnell:  Thanks for Making Your Impeachment Coverup So Obvious Also, as a plus, there are going to be several roll call votes on the Whitewash procedures, which will shade the Republican Senator’s participation in the coverup.  The … Continue reading

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The Coming Climate Action Decade, the 2020s

The Coming Climate Action Decade, the 2020s. An entire generation will be known for the next decade, starting in the 20s.  In fact, it is the next 20 years, or fifth of a century, that will be crucial, and has … Continue reading

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When Will Trump Realize That The Rush to Justice and Killing Roe v. Wade Will Hurt Him?

When Will Trump Realize That The Rush to Justice and Killing Roe v. Wade Will Hurt Him? Trump has great Fox News media advisors, from Rupert Murdoch, himself, to Roger Ailes, and on down. Do they ever, instead of saying … Continue reading

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Dear Republicans: This is a Great Time to Consider Retirement

Dear Republicans: This is a Great Time to Consider Retirement The new CNN cited polls show that your demographic groups are down 13% to 20% from the last election. Your President is the least popular in history. He has decided … Continue reading

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Math of the 2016 Election

This article contains the pdf of the lecture that I am giving to the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UC Irvine, on Dec. 6, 2016.  It started as the math hidden in the primaries, but got delayed until after the … Continue reading

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Did the Weather Help Trump Win the Election?

Did the Weather Help Trump Win the Election? Trump had a turnout of previously hidden voters in the North-Central US, or what I call the Game of Icy Thrones.  We compare the average November temperature range in select cities in Pennsylvania, Ohio, … Continue reading

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Republican Voters’ Dilemma in Swing Senatorial Candidates

Republican Voters’ Dilemma in Swing Senatorial and Representative Candidates   Republican Senators and Representatives who are in a swing state or district election have had a hard choice to make, especially this weekend, as to whether to stick with the … Continue reading

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About One-Third of Americans Live in a Swing State

About One-Third of Americans Live in a Swing State I was surprised to find that up to one-third of Americans live in the 11 or 13 closest states. Talks by political scientists had made it sound like a smaller minority … Continue reading

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