Minnesota’s Newly Emerging Battlefield
Real Clear Politics has just moved MN CD 7′s Collin Peterson into contention. That’s right. We are now seeing two of the most powerful Democrats on Capitol Hill battling for their seats. Peterson, chairman of the House Agriculture committee and Oberstar, chairman of the House Transportation committee are in political contention. With a wave of conservative and independent voters opting out of the ideals of Obamanomics, Obamacare, | Read More »
Could diverse Obama cabinet, appointments be a good thing for the GOP in the future?
Bill Richardson (D-NM) will likely be appointed something in Obama’s cabinet like Secretary of state. Lt. Gov. Diane Denish will likely take his place as as Gov. until 2010 elections. Based on the fact she would be new, she’d have to be seen as vunerable right? She’s also white so maybe she’d lose appeal among Hispanic voters that make up a huge percentage of the | Read More »
James Oberstar for Secretary of Transportation?
What, they couldn’t reanimate William Proxmire? Yes, yes, he’s yet another Washington insider: anybody who was stupid enough to believe Senator Obama when he said “The real gamble in this election is playing the same Washington game with the same Washington players and expecting a different result.” shouldn’t vote anyway, for the good of the Republic. But Oberstar? This is the guy who tried to | Read More »