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Campaign shifts needed for millenial vote

Campaign shifts needed for millenial vote

By WSN Editorial Board, Editorial Board

November 3, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Millennials are drawn to vote by pressing issues, and politicians must remember this shift in voter sentiment when they campaign.

Modern democracy defense prevents progress

Modern democracy defense prevents progress

By Dan Moritz-Rabson

October 28, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Americans must embrace government evolution. Change will come from a rethinking of established politics.

Term limits valuable for NY ethics reform

Term limits valuable for NY ethics reform

By WSN Editorial Board, Editorial Board

October 20, 2014


Filed under Opinion

At an NYU event, NY Gov. candidate Rob Astorino advocated for term limit reform, a notable suggestion for ethics reform.

Rep. Paul Davis loses ground in Kansas

Rep. Paul Davis loses ground in Kansas

By Johnpaul Baratta, Contributing Columnist

October 20, 2014


Filed under Opinion

While Davis could still emerge victorious in the KS gubernatorial race, Brownback now appears to be a modest favorite.

Political dynasties will lead until voted out

Political dynasties will lead until voted out

By Johnpaul Baratta, Contributing Columnist

September 30, 2014


Filed under Opinion

It shouldn't be a surprise to voters that the presumed frontrunners of the 2016 president election are a Clinton and a Bush - they keep the family in.

Individual factors may sink Senate Democrats

Individual factors may sink Senate Democrats

By Johnpaul Baratta, Contributing Columnist

September 15, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

State-level factors will play an integral role in this November's Senate elections.

Midterm campaigning reflects political hypocrisy

Midterm campaigning reflects political hypocrisy

April 2, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Politicians must change their current tactics to ensure that the government truly serves the American people. The current strategies that candidates in both parties are employing for the midterm elections demonstrate the need for reform in the U.S. political system. For example, Republicans  poin...