AuthorJason Hopkins

The Fight For State Legislatures Begins


The drubbing Republicans took on Tuesday revealed more than just a window into the looming battle for control of the U.S. Senate and House chambers next year. The shocking losses endured by Republican members in the Virginia House of Delegates highlight an imminent battle for something many political talking heads have never paid much attention to, but a sector of American government that wields...

Candidate Makes Dead Voters Into A Campaign Ad


Buzz Brockway, a state representative who is running to be the next Georgia Secretary of State, came out with an amusing campaign ad regarding voter fraud. While working away at his desk, Brockway is seen denying a zombie’s application to vote.  Interestingly, the zombie appears to be a supporter of failed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. As hilarious as the campaign ad is, it...

Surprise, Surprise: Bernie Sanders To Remain An Independent In 2018


Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders headlined a Democratic fundraiser on Sunday and delivered his same old spiel to a liberal audience. During a speech at the Strafford County Democratic Committee fundraising dinner, Sanders was able to wow attendees with a wish list of amazing policy items such as: a $15 minimum wage, tuition-free college for everyone, his “Medicare for All” bill and other...

Trump And Corker Exchange Fire


It’s safe to say any goodwill left between Tennessee Sen. Bob Corker and President Donald Trump has gone out the window. On Sunday morning, Americans woke up to a series of Trump tweets directed at the outgoing senator. Senator Bob Corker “begged” me to endorse him for re-election in Tennessee. I said “NO” and he dropped out (said he could not win without… —...

Kasich Hints At Leaving The Republican Party


During an interview with CNN’s Jake Tapper on Sunday, Ohio Gov. John Kasich surprised no one when he expressed dissatisfaction with the state of the GOP and gave indications that he may leave the Party altogether. In response to Tapper’s review of GOP senate candidate Roy Moore’s past controversial remarks, Kasich issued the following comment. “I don’t run the party...

Jeff Flake Is In Trouble


I would not want to be Sen. Jeff Flake right now. The junior Republican senator from Arizona is facing challenges from both the left and right — and they are serious challenges. Not too much consideration was given to Kelli Ward when she announced a 2018 primary challenge against Flake almost an entire year ago. The former Republican state senator had just been defeated in the GOP primary...

Democrats Are Searching Anywhere For An Election Victory


The Democratic Party is clearly looking anywhere and everywhere to find an election victory to point to… And things are looking desperate. To recap the last few months: Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton lost in an historic upset to political newcomer Donald Trump. The GOP retained their House majority and (surprisingly) held their Senate majority. The Democratic Party lost...

The Democratic Party Has Finally Embraced Single-Payer


No one is really surprised – we all saw this coming. The Democratic Party has slowly encroached closer and closer to full-blown socialized health care for years now. Conservatives warned that Obamacare would lead to this.. and now we are here. Numerous Senate Democrats have openly embraced Sen. Bernie Sanders’ “Medicare for all” bill. This is legislation that would...

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