Monthly Archives: September 2010

Palin Redux? Some Cautionary Words

Another Republican primary, another Palin-backed Tea Party candidate surprise victory. This time the “upset” occurred in the Delaware Republican Senate primary, where Christine O’Donnell beat the Republican establishment-backed candidate Representative Michael Castle. For most of this campaign polls suggested that … Continue reading

Will Democrats Lose Control of the House?: Five Labor Day Predictions

Labor Day weekend, or thereabouts, is typically when the American Political Science Association (APSA) holds its annual convention – an event in which hundreds of geeky men and women (the men wearing blue jackets, khaki pants and red ties, the … Continue reading