Weekend Election Update (3/27)

Courtesy of The New York Post By Jeremy Perillo As the United States, and the world, continues to battle COVID-19, the 2020 election campaign has been shuttered by constant news coverage of the deadly pandemic. Fortunately, for President Trump, that means more media/news exposure for himself, and less exposure to Democratic candidates, former vice president Read More …

Presidential Election: Coronavirus Edition

By Eva Lynch The novel coronavirus seems to have wormed its way into every aspect of American life, and the upcoming 2020 presidential election and ongoing Democratic primary race are certainly not immune to its effect.  States awaiting their primaries continue to make the safety of their residents paramount, as the toxic stew of mass exposure Read More …

Trump Leaves India Without Closing the Critical Trade Deals He Promised

Courtesy of CNN.com By Eva Lynch President Trump has concluded his two-day trip to India, where he was received by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and a massive crowd in the Prime Minister’s hometown of Ahmedabad.  A combination of election news flooding the media and international coverage focusing on coronavirus (COVID-19) pushed Trump’s trip and Read More …

What a Super Tuesday: Analysis of March 3rd

Courtesy of ABC News By Jeremy Perillo With over 1,300 delegates up for grabs, the stakes for Super Tuesday were high for all remaining candidates seeking the Democratic party’s nomination. What transpired throughout March 3rd, and continued a few days afterward, completely shifted the power dynamic of the Democratic primaries. One of the first set Read More …

The Future of the German Conservative Party: Following Angela Merkel Out?

Courtesy of bloomberg.com By Eva Lynch Germany’s leading political party, Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU), and the near political future of the country were thrown into chaotic disarray when Merkel’s heir apparent resigned earlier this week.  Merkel announced in October 2018 that she would not seek reelection as leader of the CDU, but would Read More …

Who Even Is Roger Stone?

Courtesy of FoxNews.com By Eva Lynch He’s a political consultant and one of Trump’s best friends. He’s been helping Republican campaigns win various elections, beginning with Richard Nixon’s. He’s the founder of the pro-Trump activist group Stop the Steal. And, he’s the unheard victim of the Mueller report.  The purpose of the Mueller report was Read More …