Category Archives: Elections

Rounding Up Vacationing Voters’ Absentee Ballots

Special elections always present a challenge for campaigns — and even more so in the summer, when vacations and other activities can easily take precedence over politics in the minds of most voters. With this in mind, those involved in the … Continue reading

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The “Surprise!”Karen Handel Win Looks A Lot Like Another Recent Election

They made it about Trump, and the Trump voters showed up. They don’t always, like in small town New Hampshire for a relatively meaningless state House race, but they do turn out for elections where Trump is directly challenged, even … Continue reading

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4 Dumbest Democratic Reactions To Their Stunning Defeat In The Georgia 6th

[Democrats have] failed to come to grips with the one simple fact that explains why Donald Trump won: Hillary Clinton was the worst candidate in the history of the republic, and the Democrats went all-in for her. Because Democrats still … Continue reading

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Dems in Disarray: Party Posts Worst May Fundraising Since 2003

While the Democrats were still nursing their wounds following a crushing defeat in the special election for Georgia’s 6th Congressional District Tuesday, they were nailed with additional bad news: This May was the Democratic National Committee’s worst May of fundraising since 2003. | More… | Lifezette  

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Planned Parenthood spent $734,000 on Democrat in failed Georgia race

Jon Ossoff lost the House race in Georgia’s 6th Congressional District despite receiving nearly three-quarters of $1 million from the Planned Parenthood Action Fund. With $734,000 in campaign contributions, the abortion giant was the second-biggest spender on the Democratic side … Continue reading

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“Planned Bullyhood” Author Wins as Georgia Sends Handel to Congress

As of 10:30 p.m. on June 20, the Associated Press is reporting that Karen Handel has been elected to Congress from Georgia’s Sixth Congressional District. Handel, a Republican, appears to have edged Democrat Jon Ossoff after a campaign that reportedly … Continue reading

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NH Republican Jack Flanagan announces second run for U.S. House seat

Former New Hampshire House Majority Leader Jack Flanagan announced a second consecutive run for the 2nd District U.S. House seat Wednesday, promising to be a conservative but pragmatic congressman who will focus on “trying to improve people’s lives.” | More… … Continue reading

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