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ESPN Stephen A. Smith: Blacks Should Vote Republican

While giving a speech at the Impact Symposium at Vanderbilt University in Nashville Tennessee, Smith said, “What I dream is that for one election, just one, every black person in America vote Republican,” he said. “Because from what I’ve read, and I’m open to correction, but from what I’ve read, Barry Goldwater is going against Lyndon B. Johnson. He’s your Republican candidate. He is completely against the Civil Rights Movement. Lyndon […]

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Chris Christie’s Crumble

It has bothered me for awhile, the slow-but-apparent downfall of Chris Christie. The details are secondary and oddly contentious, but one cannot deny this: He once seemed an almost shoe-in for the Republican nomination, but now trails in the wake of Ben Carson and Mike Huckabee. My nagging question is, why? When Jesse Jackson Jr had his various problems, it was mentioned that he had had gastric bypass surgery, years […]

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Could Senator Tim Scott Change The Republican Party?

Politisite readers are already aware that a new U.S. Senator recently took office, but unfortunately most of the United States citizenry is not.  In case you don’t know, the new Senator is Tim Scott (R-SC) and he was appointed by his home-state Republican Governor Nikki Haley to replace Senator Jim DeMint in the U.S. Senate.  In case you do not know, Senator Scott is African American (or Black if you prefer) and […]

2014 Midterm Senate Toss-up Seats Political Projections – Final

2014 Midterm Senate Toss-up Seats Political Projections – Final

Politisite Political Projections – 2014 Senate Midterm Election Methodology: Politisite Political Projections takes in to consideration many factors when utilizing a particular poll for our model. We weigh polls differently based on their previous general election accuracy. We toss polls that have a Margin of Error (MoE) that exceeds +/-5%. We further take in to consideration the pollsters assumptions of the makeup of the electorate by considering the average PVI […]

Even Democrats admit 2014 Midterm going Republican

Even Democrats admit 2014 Midterm going Republican

Republicans entered the final weekend before the midterm elections clearly holding the better hand to control the Senate and poised to add to their House majority. But a decidedly sour electorate and a sizable number of undecided voters added a measure of suspense. The final drama surrounded the Senate, which has been a Democratic bulwark for President Obama since his party lost its House majority in 2010. Republicans need to […]