After Volatile Day Of Polling, Clinton Still Has The Electoral College Advantage

Some post-RNC national polls show Trump leading or tied with Hillary Clinton. A new electoral projection shows that Clinton still has the long-term advantage. This is a volatile time when it comes to public opinion polling. A CNN/ORC survey released early on Monday has Donald Trump leading Hillary Clinton by three points in a head-to-head match-up….


Susan Sarandon: Nixon Was Impeached Over DNC Break In

Susan Sarandon has blasted officials over their tepid response to a foreign government being behind the recent DNC hacks, claiming that Nixon was removed from office over Watergate, yet no one is seemingly in charge of the henhouse concerning the DNC hacks. Compared to Watergate, today’s release of the DNC hacks compare exactly to the…

A participant wears a sticker with the word "Obey!" during an opposition protest on Revolution square in central Moscow February 26, 2012. Thousands of Russians joined hands to form a ring around Moscow city centre on Sunday in protest against Vladimir Putin's likely return as president in an election next week.  REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov (RUSSIA - Tags: CIVIL UNREST ELECTIONS POLITICS) - RTR2YGW2

It’s Official: Hillary Clinton Is Running Against Vladimir Putin

In a great story from The Atlantic, it appears that Hillary Clinton is actually running against Vladimir Putin instead of Donald Trump. Putin connections to Paul Manafort, who is the Trump campaign manager, have recently surfaced yet again showing that having Manafort as Trump campaign manager actually means that Putin is running Trump’s campaign. More…


Democrats Get Serious About Voting Rights

The Democrats are going on the offensive to make voting easier. Thedraft language in the party’s 2016 platform is much stronger than it was in 2012, and that’s mostly good for democracy. The party’s shift from its defensive crouch started in the states, with the adoption of automatic-voter registration rules in Oregon, California, West Virginia, Connecticut, Vermont and…

US Director of National Intelligence James Clapper testifies before the House Select Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, on April 11, 2013.  Clapper told Congress that cyberattacks and cyberspying are the leading threats to US security.     AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB        (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

We Told You So: Foreign Hackers May Be Targeting Presidential Candidates: Spy Chief

Foreign hackers may have the campaigns of U.S. presidential candidates in their sights, the nation’s top intelligence official warned Wednesday. The FBI and Homeland Security are working with the campaigns to tighten security and prevent the cyber intruders from penetrating their defenses, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said. Clapper warned that there are likely…


Supreme Court approves new districts, sides with voter groups

TALLAHASSEE — In a ruling that could alter the landscape of politics in Central Florida and across the state, the Florida Supreme Court on Wednesday sided with voter-rights groups challenging the Legislature’s attempts to redraw 27 congressional districts. Justices adopted the districts sought by the League of Women Voters and other groups who sued lawmakers,… Copyright 2014 All Rights Reserved.