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One to Watch: Could The Constitution Party Elect a Sheriff in Florida?

One to Watch: Could The Constitution Party Elect a Sheriff in Florida?

Florida Constitution Party chairman and former U.S. Senate nominee Bernie DeCastro announced a year ago that he was setting his sights a bit lower for 2012, launching a bid to be elected sheriff of Marion County. Little did we know that the race would take some violent, almost comical, swings. Now, with just three weeks […]

Wisconsin State Senator Flirting with Independence

Wisconsin State Senator Flirting with Independence

Wisconsin State Senator Tim Cullen has announced that he is breaking ties with the Democratic caucus, effectively making him an independent Democrat for the moment. Cullen believes he was treated with disrespect by Majority Leader Mark Miller, who failed to award Cullen a significant committee chairmanship and refused to negotiate the issue with him. The […]

Bloomfield

Independent Bloomfield Makes Run-Off in California Top Two Primary

Congressman Henry Waxman, a 72 year old Democrat who has served in the U.S. House since 1975, will face an interest challenger in November. As results are being finalized from Tuesday’s open primary in California, it appears that millionaire businessman Bill Bloomfield will make the run-off agazinst Waxman. Bloomfield beat out the lone Republican on […]

TONIGHT: Seven Races to Watch

TONIGHT: Seven Races to Watch

Today voters in New Jersey, Wisconsin, California, South Dakota, Montana and Iowa will head to the polls.  The main event is certainly the Wisconsin recall election, where Governor Scott Walker is expected to face a stiff challenge and the vote counting could go late into the night. While I’m curious about the Wisconsin race, here […]

One to Watch: Chad Condit Running Strong Race as Independent

One to Watch: Chad Condit Running Strong Race as Independent

In the months leading up to the September 11 terrorist attacks, the nation’s attention was largely captivated by the disappearance of Congressional intern Chandra Levy.  Revelations that the young woman had been engaged in a sexual relationship with California Congressman Gary Condit before vanishing lead to a full blown media circus.  Levy’s remains were discovered […]