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15 Reasons Why Undecided New Hampshire Democrats Should Consider Voting for Bernie Sanders

Brian Hanley | Posted 02.06.2016 | Politics
Brian Hanley

Sanders has served as an elected official for over 34 years. Clinton has not. Sanders has supported gay rights since the early '80s. Clinton has not.

Did Hillary Clinton Really Win Iowa? New Errors Detected in Caucus Results

Brian Hanley | Posted 02.05.2016 | Politics
Brian Hanley

Today, Iowa Democratic Party officials reported errors in the state's caucus results. The news comes just days after Hillary Clinton was named the official winner in Iowa. Defeating Bernie Sanders by two tenths of one percent, she took home 23 of the state's 44 delegates.

Democrats: Would You Support Your Party's Nominee No Matter Who It Is?

Brian Hanley | Posted 02.05.2016 | Politics
Brian Hanley

Loading... The creator of this survey is running a Kickstarter campaign to fund an entire series of animated rap videos about Bernie Sanders and the ...

If Hillary Clinton Isn't Influenced by Wall Street Cash, Then Why Overturn Citizens United?

H. A. Goodman | Posted 02.05.2016 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

Yes, Clinton has a moderate and establishment view of Wall Street reform, but moderate and establishment politics exemplify Wall Street's immense influence. We mustn't anger the investment banks, after all, it's just not realistic or pragmatic.

Bernie Sanders Sweeps Online Polls After Dominating Fifth Democratic Debate

Brian Hanley | Posted 02.05.2016 | Politics
Brian Hanley

Who won the fifth Democratic debate? Hundreds of thousands of people voted online, and an overwhelming majority declared Bernie Sanders the top-performer.

Bernie Sanders Against Hillary Clinton: A Lifelong Progressive Against a Lifelong Politician

Brian Hanley | Posted 02.04.2016 | Politics
Brian Hanley

Hillary Clinton was defensive tonight. The first 20 minutes of the debate consisted of her branding herself as a progressive. At the same time, she ar...

Bernie Sanders Will Ban Fracking. Hillary Clinton 'Sold Fracking to the World'

H. A. Goodman | Posted 02.04.2016 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

Ultimately, the difference between Bernie Sanders and Clinton involves a grandiose difference in urgency between both candidates. Sanders wants to transition the U.S. from a perpetual consumer of fossil fuels, into an innovator in cleaner energy. His goal is to ban fracking; end of story.

Bernie Sanders Will Save America From Becoming a 'Coin Flip Democracy'

H. A. Goodman | Posted 02.03.2016 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

Bernie Sanders will save America from becoming a coin flip democracy because his value system is the antithesis of Clinton's coin flip evolution on almost every major topic. In terms of fundraising after Iowa, and delegates, he won the first contest.

Bernie Sanders and the New Breed of Democrats Against Hillary Clinton and the Old

Brian Hanley | Posted 02.02.2016 | Politics
Brian Hanley

What made last night's Democratic caucuses so interesting, aside from the fact that Clinton and Sanders virtually tied, was the battle between younger and older voters. If you look at how Iowan Democrats voted by age, it's plain to see that Clinton took home the older vote, while Sanders won huge among millennials.

I'm Kickstarting a Series of Animated Rap Videos About Bernie Sanders and the 2016 Election

Brian Hanley | Posted 02.02.2016 | Politics
Brian Hanley

* If you're more of a skimmer, you can find my Kickstarter here. About a month ago, I created an animated rap video about the 2016 election. Now,...

Why Can You Win By A Coin Toss?

Marta Ibarrondo | Posted 02.02.2016 | Comedy
Marta Ibarrondo


Bernie Sanders Won Iowa's Political Momentum and Shattered Clinton's Inevitability Myth

H. A. Goodman | Posted 02.02.2016 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

Winning the Iowa Caucus catapults presidential candidates into national prominence, and in this case, Bernie Sanders was able to win a crucial victory, even with a "virtual tie."

Nate Silver Could Be Dead Wrong About Bernie Sanders

Taylor Gipple | Posted 02.01.2016 | Politics
Taylor Gipple

if Sanders actually does win Iowa and New Hampshire, the rest of Silver's state forecasts will change, which could result in his new model making Hillary Clinton the underdog.

Iowa Caucus: Playing Field of Dreams

David Trumble | Posted 01.31.2016 | Politics
David Trumble

First published in The Des Moines Register: ...

Wall Street's Third Way Absurdly Wrong About Sanders' Social Security Plan

Nancy Altman | Posted 01.31.2016 | Politics
Nancy Altman

In a new report, "How the Sanders Social Security is Not Progressive," Third Way is warning the electorate that Sanders is coddling the rich. Sanders, who daily attacks the "billionaire class," is proposing to benefit the rich at the expense of the rest of us? Sound preposterous? That is because it is. Let's examine the facts.

Bernie Sanders Is a Once in a Lifetime Presidential Candidate. The Time Is Now.

H. A. Goodman | Posted 01.29.2016 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

Clinton might be "wicked smart," like President Obama states, but Bernie Sanders possesses wisdom. Wisdom and intelligence are different, and if you confuse the two, you're stuck with an endless stream of politicians like Hillary Clinton. With Bernie Sanders, America will get someone who makes decisions based upon principle and value system, not political expediency and evolution.

5 Reasons Bernie Sanders Will Win the Presidency in a Landslide

H. A. Goodman | Posted 01.27.2016 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

While many in the media are just starting to jump on Bernie's bandwagon, the paradigm will change dramatically after Iowa and New Hampshire wins.

Rahm Emanuel Raised Money for Hillary Clinton. Another Reason to Vote for Bernie Sanders

H. A. Goodman | Posted 01.25.2016 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

Today's Democratic choices consist of a candidate endorsed by Rahm Emanuel, or Bernie Sanders, a candidate endorsed by 2.3 million contributions from American voters. For Bernie Sanders, the average campaign contribution is less than $30. At one of Emanuel's Chicago fundraising events for Clinton, admission was $2,500.

Hillary Clinton Isn't Only Against Reparations, She Accepted Money From Prison Lobbyists

H. A. Goodman | Posted 01.22.2016 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

Hillary Clinton, not Bernie Sanders, should be singled out as furthering white supremacy and privilege. Someone needs to define white supremacy, if indeed accepting money from prison lobbyists isn't an egregious example of privilege and supremacy.

Bernie Sanders Will Dominate Super Tuesday and Defeat Clinton in Southern States

H. A. Goodman | Posted 01.20.2016 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

Bernie Sanders just spoke to a crowd of 7,000 in the conservative state of Alabama, and pledged to carry on Martin Luther King's legacy. Hillary Clinton has a Super Tuesday problem, and this problem starts before March 1, 2016.

Political Pundits Don't Represent People's Opinions

Taylor Gipple | Posted 01.19.2016 | Politics
Taylor Gipple

After watching any debate, there's a brief minute where you conclude about who 'won' the debate or who performed the best. Then a few seconds later, political pundits tell you who they think won. Their opinions then turn into 'what most people thought' when you're talking about the debate with others.

Bernie Sanders Will Win Iowa, New Hampshire, Nevada and South Carolina. Here's Why.

H. A. Goodman | Posted 01.18.2016 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

Bernie Sanders will win the first four contests of the 2016 Democratic Primary for the same reasons he won the endorsements 170 economists, and The Nation. Furthermore, Sanders dominated the latest Democratic debate because he's never had to evolve from a conservative vantage point, towards a progressive stance

Hillary Clinton Sharpens Attacks on Bernie Sanders as She Plummets in National Polls

Brian Hanley | Posted 01.17.2016 | Politics
Brian Hanley

With Hillary Clinton's frontrunner status in question, she used Sunday night's debate to unleash a sharpened wave of attacks on Bernie Sanders.

Bernie Sanders Is Taking on Goliath And Starting to Win

Taylor Gipple | Posted 01.15.2016 | Politics
Taylor Gipple

Bernie Sanders isn't just trying to rock the boat. He's trying to flip the boat, expose all of the leaks and rotting wood, while professing we need a boat that works for the American middle class (all while floating next to a yacht with people hoping he'll sink).

Bernie Sanders Is Now the 'Inevitable' Democratic Nominee and Presidential Winner

H. A. Goodman | Posted 01.15.2016 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

Americans have never voted for someone they don't like and don't trust, which says something about the Clinton and Trump campaigns. When only one candidate is trusted in a presidential election, and another remembers landing in Bosnia under sniper fire (that never happened), there's only one likely outcome.