The election proved one thing decisively. It was not a close election. Democrats won the popular votes by 5 million for President, by several million in the Senate, and by over 1 million in the House. Republicans control the House solely because of the manner in which congressional districts were gerrymandered. The election proved, after […]
The snippets of video from MSNBC below are telling. The Republicans know they are in trouble. The vast majority of the countries do not like much of what the Republicans in control stand for. Even cultural Republicans have all but given up. The only thing keeping them together with a modicum of homogeneity is their […]
President Obama gave one of the most progressive speeches I have heard in my lifetime. As I was listening to the speech I tweeted the following. Prez is hitting the fallacies of GOP with a passion with words while conciliatory are stinging. — Egberto Willies (@EgbertoWillies) January 21, 2013 While I always believed that President […]
America is at best a center-left, not center right irrespective of those who identify as Conservative. Calling oneself a Conservative does not make it so.