GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- In the race for the Michigan governor's job, the choice is simple.
Texas labor-backed candidates hope to win big in November.
As the summer marches on, the possibility that a comprehensive immigration reform law be passed before the November elections is more and more problematic.
Defeating the Republicans in November must be the top priority for all progressives.
Sometimes we can learn lessons from our adversaries, and here's one we need to heed.
The most important feature of last Tuesday's primary was not the anti-incumbent vote.
When asked what time it was, Yogi Berra responded, "You mean, right now?" For those who are involved in politics, the question is "What's the political time of day, like right now?"
"The Emerging Hispanic Electorate: The Young Giant Awakens," a survey of 1,500 Hispanics, ages 16 to 29, has just been released by Democracia, and contains both good and bad news for big and little "d," democratic politics.
While the party in power usually gets the largest amount of corporate contributions, this year it's the Republicans who are racking up the Wall Street cash.
According to the conventional wisdom, the United States is a center-right country.