Thinking About Things: Our Hugely Interesting 2022 Mid-Terms

John DeQ. Briggs  In the election finally almost concluded, the Biden administration faced  hurricane force headwinds brought on by many things. including:  (i) the catastrophic departure from Afghanistan; (ii) the declaration of war on domestic carbon fuels and the consequent spiking gasoline prices; (iii) the flooding of the economy with “free cash” to politically favored groups  and the consequent […]... Read More

Winnable Elections Lost

By David Montgomery Despite a significant advantage in voter registrations, Talbot County Republicans did not do particularly well in local or statewide elections.  Republican Congressman Andy Harris lost to his challenger in Talbot County while winning in his District as a whole.  Republican underdogs in the races for Governor and the U.S. Senate lost in Talbot County, […]... Read More

Worth Reading November 22, 2022

In line with the dedication of this issue to the mid-term elections, we offer a few more reflections on that election here. Republicans are losing races they could have won across the country. It is not just unelectable MAGA candidates coming out of primaries that is responsible. Nationwide and in Talbot County there has been […]... Read More