• Oof. Quinny says Fitz still 12 points behind.

    by  • July 30, 2014 • 1 Comment

    We haven’t talked about polls much lately, so today’s release by Quinnipiac University is a great place to jump back into it. The top line result is good news for the governor and bad for Ed Fitzgerald: Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald, the Democratic challenger in the race for Ohio governor, remains largely unknown...

    Read more →

    I Found A Place In Michigan Where Garbage Is Art

    by  • July 30, 2014 • 0 Comments

    The Heidelberg Project in Detroit is unlike anything I have ever seen before. And just so we are clear, this is not a compliment – at all. Tyree Guyton, a self-described artist, grew up on this street in a house that is currently painted white with polka dots. Frustrated with the decline of the...

    Read more →

    Ed says a whole lot of nothing

    by  • July 26, 2014 • 3 Comments

    Many have seen that Ed released his first TV ad recently. You shouldn’t be surprised to read that it is less than impressive and almost a complete failure in the timing department. More on his hodgepodge of a team’s decision for when to roll out this one of a kind ad here. Anyways, at...

    Read more →

    Odds not in favor of FitzGerald

    by  • July 25, 2014 • 1 Comment

    New predictions are out from Nate Silver’s FiveThirtyEight and there’s no way democrats can be happy about it. Silver’s blog looked at more than 25 gubernatorial races and calculated the odds of democrats winning. Let’s take a closer look at the diagram posted earlier today. There are 10 races that show between a 25%-75%...

    Read more →

    Richard May Is At It Again…

    by  • July 25, 2014 • 2 Comments

    The internet has been a tremendous tool of innovation in politics. It provides dozens of new and innovative ways for campaigns to reach voters. And, sometimes, even a serves as a soapbox for the idiots that somehow, make it through a primary. Third Base Politics recently introduced our readers to Richard May, GOP candidate...

    Read more →

    David Pepper: Professional Pay-To-Play Politician

    by  • July 24, 2014 • 1 Comment

    By a show of hands, how many of us have ever caught someone in a blaze of hypocrisy? I’m imagining everyone raising their hands. How many of us have ever voted for that person afterwards? I’m imagining a lot less hands in the air. This is a real scenario, unfolding this week, as we...

    Read more →