Monthly Archive: May 2016

Are we sure Joe Biden’s out of the picture?

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will each wrap up the nominations of their respective parties week after next. Primary season will come to a close as the votes are counted in California on the evening of Tuesday, June 7. From there it’s off to the conventions on the way to...

Which convention is it that’s going to be chaotic?

Hillary Clinton eked out a victory in the Kentucky Democratic primary yesterday, winning by a scant 1,900 votes out of more than 454,000 cast and, in so doing, avoiding the embarrassment of going 0 for May against Bernie Sanders. Kentucky you may recall is a state in which Mrs. Clinton...

The pundits have missed it at every turn.

Undaunted by actual events having time and again put the lie to their predictions, the pundit class is now saying that Donald Trump cannot beat Hillary Clinton. The polls tell the story, they say. Hillary is up on Trump by double digits. Then, Quinnipiac comes out with polls in the...

Ted calls it quits.

By the time the votes were counted in Wisconsin on April 5, Ted Cruz was a mere 197 delegates behind Donald Trump with the wind at his back. Cruz had taken three out of four primaries since March 22 – including a decisive victory over Trump in Wisconsin. All the...