Monthly Archive: February 2016

Christie Endorses Trump

In a semi-surprise Friday announcement, Donald Trump’s campaign got a shot of establishment legitimacy from New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. The timing, execution, and rationale were flawless (as we have come to expect when Trump...

Bullish on Trump

Donald Trump is now poised to be the Republican Party’s presidential candidate. Are there a few scenarios out there where Trump doesn’t win the nomination? A few. Is there any indication that any of these...

The Road to 2016: Power Rankings Week XXXI

POWER RANKINGS 2016 38 Weeks out of Election Day 2016 There are currently 5 national GOP candidates declared. _____________________________________________________________ STATE OF THE RACE _____________________________________________________________ Iowans, New Hampshirites, and South Carolinians have cast their votes for...

Jeb is Out

After a disappointing finish in both New Hampshire and South Carolina, Jeb Bush will suspend his presidential campaign. Let’s be clear: by all accounts Jeb Bush is a good and decent guy. Some people think...

The Road to 2016: Power Rankings Week XXX, Pre-Debate Edition VIII

POWER RANKINGS 2016 ONE WEEK UNTIL SOUTH CAROLINA 39 Weeks out of Election Day 2016 There are currently 6 national GOP candidates declared. _____________________________________________________________ STATE OF THE RACE _____________________________________________________________ So, what’s the state of the...