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McCain, Trump, Dictators

John McCain: Suppressing Free Press Is ‘How Dictators Get Started’

“If you want to preserve – I’m very serious now – if you want to preserve democracy as we know it, you have to have a free and many times adversarial press. And without it, I am afraid that we would lose so much of our individual liberties over time. That’s how dictators get started,” he said in a recent interview on NBC.

February 19, 2017
Money, Jeanne Shaheen, Wilma Mankiller, Andrew Jackson, Twenty Dollar Bill, Women, Currency

Is It Time To Put A Woman’s Face On The $20 Bill?

Over her dead body: The movement for putting a woman’s visage on the $20 gains some political push.

April 28, 2015

Jeanne Shaheen Defeats Scott Brown In New Hampshire Senate Race

Scott Brown will have to find a third state to run in.

November 4, 2014

Endorse This: Thursday’s Debate Was Scott Brown’s Nightmare

This exchange could haunt Brown in the campaign’s final days.

October 31, 2014

Midterm Roundup: Things Are Getting Weird In New Hampshire

Get all of the latest news from the campaign trail.

October 30, 2014

Midterm Roundup: So Much For South Dakota?

Get the latest news from the campaign trail.

October 27, 2014

On Ebola, Scott Brown Confuses ‘Political’ Correctness With Actual Correctness

The New Hampshire candidate has taken Ebola politicization to the next level.

October 24, 2014

Midterm Roundup: Down To The Wire In New Hampshire

Get the latest headlines from the campaign trail.

October 23, 2014

Will The Election Turn On Terrorism?

How the GOP is trying to bring back their old War on Terror playbook.

October 2, 2014

WATCH: How Not To Introduce A Candidate

One might think that by now, Republicans would have learned that the Sununu family makes awful campaign surrogates. But they keep falling into the same trap that infamously ensnared Mitt Romney. New Hampshire Senate candidate Scott Brown is the latest victim. Brown, who represented Massachusetts in the Senate for three years, has faced repeated accusations of […]

September 9, 2014

For Democratic Candidates, Iraq Becomes A Campaign Issue — Again

By Maeve Reston, Los Angeles Times ROCHESTER, N.H. — The Iraq war was once again front and center on the campaign trail in New Hampshire last week, with a Democratic president under fire. The gruesome beheading of native son James Foley at the hands of Islamic militants thrust the issue to the fore, leading residents […]

August 25, 2014

WATCH: Fox News Tries To Revive Former Employee Scott Brown’s Struggling Campaign

New Hampshire voters may be down on Scott Brown, but the Republican Senate candidate still has at least one set of dedicated fans: His former colleagues at Fox News. On Friday, the conservative news network aired a special report — “Live Free or Die: Obamacare in New Hampshire” — which examined the Affordable Care Act’s […]

August 11, 2014

Scott Brown’s Comeback Has Been A Disaster

It should not be particularly surprising news that former Massachusetts senator Scott Brown is floundering in his attempt to return to Congress, this time as a senator from New Hampshire. The formula Brown used to win his first race is no longer working for him — and he’s currently doing even worse in New Hampshire than he did in Massachusetts […]

July 18, 2014

Even ‘Moderate’ Republicans Are Bent On Sabotage

Scott Brown is a Veep character who thinks he’s on House of Cards. After becoming the first Republican elected in the Tea Party wave of 2010, his greatest accomplishment as a U.S. senator was helping banks rewrite Wall Street reform so it might protect “two financial institutions in Massachusetts from the Volcker Rule’s restrictions,” according to former […]

May 16, 2014

Senate Republicans Play Election Politics, Kill Bipartisan Energy Bill And Keystone Pipeline Vote

On Tuesday, Senate Republicans killed what could have served as a rare example of bipartisan consensus, the Energy Efficiency Improvement Act. The legislation, which was sponsored by Senators Rob Portman (R-OH) and Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), should have passed; the bill’s provisions were far from controversial and a similar companion bill in the Republican-controlled House had […]

May 13, 2014

Poll Roundup: Shaheen Is In The Driver’s Seat

As the 2014 midterm elections draw closer, an avalanche of polling data will emerge on the key races that will decide who controls the House of Representatives, the Senate, and statehouses across the country. What follows is a brief summary of some key polls from the week of April 6: New Hampshire Former Massachusetts senator […]

April 11, 2014

Poll: Shaheen Leads Brown By Double-Digits In New Hampshire

Republican Scott Brown has all but officially jumped into New Hampshire’s 2014 Senate race — but a new poll suggests that the former Massachusetts senator will face an uphill battle in his quest to return to Congress. According to an American Research Group poll released Monday, incumbent Democrat Jeanne Shaheen leads Brown by a 50 […]

March 17, 2014