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Elizabeth Warren Less Popular Than ‘Generic’ Democrat (Ass)

Brendan Kirby, New poll shows Massachusetts senator losing to Trump in hypothetical 2020 matchup.  Few politicians generate as much enthusiasm on the Left as Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), but a new Morning Consult/Politico poll suggests why President Donald Trump likely could not be happier to see the Massachusetts Democrat elevated. The poll is not favorable

When Teddy Met Yuri: Bork Smearer Kennedy sought Soviet help against Reagan

Lloyd Billingsley, The smear surge against President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch is certain to sweep in a tide of lies. That was the case thirty years ago in the 1987 hearing for Robert Bork, Supreme Court nominee of President Ronald Reagan. The smearer-in-chief was Senator Ted Kennedy, a Massachusetts Democrat and something of

Rubio Said He Was Leaving. That’s Why He Should Leave

Jeff Jacoby,  When a Washington Post column described Marco Rubio as being “a bit at sea in terms of his next step politically,” the Florida senator was irritated. “Another genius line,” he tweeted acerbically. “I have only said like 10000 times I will be a private citizen in January.” That was on May 16 — two months

Internet and Broadcast Media Hate Bill Introduced in Senate

So-called hate speech has a wide and often political interpretation Sen. Ed Markey, a Massachusetts Democrat, has introduced The Hate Crime Reporting Act of 2014 (S.2219) in the Senate. “We have recently seen in Kansas the deadly destruction and loss of life that hate speech can fuel in the United States,” Markey said, “which is

Anti-gun forces shift to ‘small-ball’ efforts

Pressure now will move to private sector  Democrats in Congress, following the lead of President Obama, are now playing small ball on gun control after their post-Newtown hopes of significant legislation were dashed. Capitol Hill Democrats are now focusing on modest moves, such as funding gun-violence prevention and calling for “smart guns” that only authorized