Episode #392: O Father, Where Art Thou?

Reports on two key races this year, the Senate contest in Georgia (where GOP candidate Herschel Walker finds himself in a growing list of controversies) and the gubernatorial race in Texas (where incumbent Republican Greg Abbott and Democratic challenger Beto O’Rourke held their only debate this week. Plus, a conversation with retiring AP congressional reporter Alan Fram after nearly four decades on the job.

Trump Vendetta, Bush Dynasty At Stake In Today’s Primaries

For Donald Trump, this one is personal. “This” is today’s Georgia primary, where two key Republican figures — Gov. Brian Kemp and Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger — went on record early to renounce the lie that the 2020 election was stolen from Trump.  They looked at the numbers and declared that Joe Biden carried …

Read more

Ohio GOP Is Going All-Out Trump (With One Exception)

On paper, Ohio is the archetypal swing state.  Bill Clinton won it twice, then George W. Bush won it twice, then Barack Obama and then Donald Trump.  But a look below the surface shows a growing conservative state, with overwhelming Republican dominance (12-4) in its U.S. House delegation and a huge advantage in the state …

Read more

Episode #386: Testing The Leadership’s Patience

Claims made by freshman Rep. Madison Cawthorn (R-NC) may have gone too far for the House Republican leadership to support his re-election. We look at the key Senate races up in 2022. And a new book on politics and the media is asking serious questions about bias.

Item added to cart.
0 items - $0.00