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The #NeverTrump and #FreeTheDelegates Insurrection is Winding Down

Psssst. There is no "revolt." 28 was always unlikely, and even they got it, no chance it passes on convention floor. https://t.co/Uj09UujQKR — Tim Alberta (@TimAlberta) July 14, 2016 Psssst. There is no "revolt." 28 was always unlikely, and even … Continue reading

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Mr. Trump’s “disqualifying ignorance of foreign affairs” and “creepy and dangerous affinity for dictators”

From the editors of the Washington Post: SADDAM HUSSEIN was not “so good” at killing terrorists, as Donald Trump has repeatedly claimed. On the contrary, he was one of the contemporary world’s foremost sponsors of terrorism. He harbored or funded … Continue reading

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“Roughly half of Iowa delegation would support someone other than Trump at the convention”

From Kathie Obradovich in the Des Moines Register: National delegate Cecil Stinemetz of Urbandale stirred up a frenzy like a wounded sea lion on Shark Week by saying in the Washington Post that he won’t vote for Trump. Stinemetz, 61, has … Continue reading

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Remaining in a #NeverTrump State of Mind

Even Democrats rolled their eyes at that incredible meeting between former President Bill Clinton and US Attorney General Loretta Lynch on the Phoenix International Airport tarmac this week. It’s really not hard to envision this Ken Catalino cartoon: Republicans have … Continue reading

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Why Rick Perry’s Entrance into the GOP Field is Bad News for Ed Reformers

I suppose I should admit to seeing myself as an oddball. When compared to my friends whom have joined me in opposing the corporate/test-based reform movement, I enter the battle with a different resume. While its true I’m a public school … Continue reading

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