Aug 28, 2015
The past 15 years have been a great time for political insiders. The D.C. crowd views themselves as the real nation. They think the rest of us are just here to serve them.
Aug 21, 2015
A shorter campaign season makes it easier for a wider variety of candidates to get involved.
Aug 14, 2015
Many voters see a Bush-Clinton match as simply insane. Whatever happens, the current support for Trump and Sanders is a serious demand for change. The political class is not yet taking it seriously.
Aug 7, 2015
The big winner of the way-too-early first debate of the presidential primary season wasn't even on the stage for the prime-time event.
Jul 31, 2015
Politicians are often accused of pandering and rarely wage public fights against things that are popular with their voters. That's what makes the willingness of politicians to take on Uber and the sharing economy all the more puzzling.
Jul 24, 2015
There are signs that opposition to the sharing economy may have become a mainstream position in the Democratic Party. That could very well be one of the biggest unforced errors of the 2016 election season. Politicians seeking to defend the status quo will get burned.
Jul 17, 2015
For a corporate executive without scruples, Obamacare is a dream come true. Other titans of industry must be jealous that the insurance companies got the government to force every American to buy their product.
Jul 10, 2015
So, the world's most influential stock exchange shut down, but traders didn't notice because they had options. The dispersal of authority presented many paths for people seeking solutions, and people found them. That's something to celebrate.