Jeff Sandy
Jeff Sandy
Jan. 31, 2012

After a Major Defeat in the Florida Primary, Where Does Newt Gingrich Go From Here?

What is next for Newt Gingrich? The former speaker will look to march on.

Jan. 26, 2012

Newt Gingrich Loses Republican Debate, But Remains Strong in Florida Primary

Newt Gingrich did not win tonight's CNN debate, but he continues to deliver on some issues that make him attractive to GOP primary voters.
July 27, 2011

No, Close Tax Loopholes

The best way to tackle the U.S. deficit is compromise, including reductions in spending, entitlement reform, and tax reform without tax increases
July 11, 2011

Obama 2012 May Lack the Youth Vote

The youth vote won Obama the White House in 2008, but which way will they swing next cycle?
June 14, 2011

Examining the Debate: Pawlenty Falls Short to Romney

Monday's debate did little to secure Tim Pawlenty as Mitt Romney's main challenger. Instead, Tea Party candidates like Michele Bachmann and Sarah Palin stuck out.
June 6, 2011

Diversity and Creativity: The Future GOP Candidates

The current GOP presidential field is devoid of diversity and ideas; however, rising stars in the party are poised to build a new, inclusive Republican Party that can appeal to young voters.

April 30, 2011

Blame the Media for the "Birther" Distraction

While it was Donald Trump who reignited the "birther" distraction, the media is providing the platform and must join with responsible politicians and citizens to refocus on the major issues.
April 20, 2011

Examining the Potential GOP Candidates (Part V): Mitch Daniels

Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels is likely the biggest GOP threat to President Obama's reelection, but he will need convincing to enter the race and his truce on social issues will need resolving.
April 13, 2011

Examining the Potential GOP Presidential Candidates (Part IV): Tim Pawlenty

Former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty would be a formidable opponent to President Obama in a general election race; however, he lacks necessary name recognition to win a primary.
April 4, 2011

Examining the Potential GOP Candidates (Part III): Mike Huckabee

Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee would be one of the strongest GOP opponents against President Obama; however, he will likely decline to seek the Republican nomination in 2012.
March 28, 2011

Examining the Potential GOP Candidates: Sarah Palin

Former Governor Sarah Palin will have to overcome the perception that she is lacking on policy issues if she wants to be the GOP nominee in 2012; however, never count her out.

March 21, 2011

Examining the Potential GOP Candidates: Mitt Romney

Although Mitt Romney is a successful businessman and fundraiser, his stance on health care is so similar to President Obama that it's unlikely he'll be the 2012 GOP nominee.
Jan. 24, 2011

President Obama's Presidency: Two Years of Failure

From a struggling economy to a historic midterm loss, President Obama's brand has been damaged amongst the American electorate during his first two years in office.
Dec. 13, 2010

A Midterm November to Remember

President Obama does not face an easy road in the wake of the midterm election. As the president creates a more Republican-friendly agend, he will incur enormous opposition from both parties.
Nov. 9, 2010

Reid's Unlikely Victory in Nevada's U.S. Senate Race

Although it seemed certain that Nevada's Senate seat would go Republican, Harry Reid (D - NV) pulled through. His victory should serve as a powerful lesson to both parties.
Nov. 1, 2010

Give Arizona SB 1070 a Chance

Criticisms about Arizona's immigration law, SB 1070, are exaggerated. SB 1070 is a constitutional, local law, supported by a large majority of Arizonans.