Can Trump make inroads with union voters? -
Fox NewsCan Trump make inroads with union voters?Fox NewsMichigan hasn't voted for a Republican presidential candidate since George H.W. Bush defeated Michael Dukakis in 1988. Could Trump, who won the state's primary, pocket their electoral votes in November? Said Porn, “Who knows, it has been a very ...
Posted on 27 May 2016 | 1:14 pm
All the Presumptive Nominee's Men -
Huffington PostAll the Presumptive Nominee's MenHuffington PostSo was the late, infamous Lee Atwater, the brutal, take-no-prisoners GOP strategist who gave the world the Willie Horton ads attacking Michael Dukakis and slickly dragged the smear and whispering campaign to new lows. (He repented on his deathbed.).and more »
Posted on 27 May 2016 | 5:44 am
Hospitals compromise slashes CHIA -- SENATE
PoliticoHospitals compromise slashes CHIA -- SENATE BUDGET completed -- No seal selfies this weekendPoliticoHAPPY BIRTHDAY -- to Rosina-Maria Lucibello of Team Dukakis and Julia Lucivero, Chief of Staff for State Rep. Kay Khan. HAPPY BIRTHWEEKEND -- on Sunday to Eric Levenson of Boston.com. Westport Rep. Michael Rodrigues celebrates on Monday.and more »
Posted on 27 May 2016 | 4:02 am
Hillary's Gun Gambit - CounterPunch
CounterPunchHillary's Gun GambitCounterPunchDemocrats have not had much to say about guns since the 1988 election when Michael Dukakis got burned for raising the issue; the Clintons were no exception. Hillary's latest turn suggests that there now is polling data indicating that the time is ripe ...Polls Show Trump Winning in a Clinton Showdown, and They May Be RightFortuneCan Donald Trump win Michigan in the November election?MLive.comUS election: Why has Trump caught Clinton in the polls?BBC NewsBoston Herald -Daily Beastall 3,841 news articles »
Posted on 27 May 2016 | 2:07 am
The Man in the Arena - The Weekly Standard
The Man in the ArenaThe Weekly Standard (blog)In 1992 Ross Perot led in the polls at crucial junctures, but his erratic, unprofessional campaign turned enough voters off to aid Clinton, who won the same share of the vote as Michael Dukakis did in the Democratic disaster of 1988. Neither 1912 or ...
Posted on 26 May 2016 | 10:16 pm
Smartest Woman in the World?
Were it not for H. Ross Perot both Clintons would be little more than a footnote in American political history, much like former presidential candidate Michael Dukakis or Al Gore.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 8:24 pm
New Hampshire primary campaigns rely on
While there, Gary Patton led county organizations for the presidential bids of Michael Dukakis and Bill Clinton. When the Pattons moved to Hampton, they got involved in the local Democratic party right away.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 3:22 pm
Are Democrats really socialists?
They used to think it was enough to accuse Democrats of being liberals. In 1988, George H.W. Bush made voters think “liberal” was Michael Dukakis’ first name. But ever since the 2008 campaign, conservatives have been depicting President Barack Obama ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 1:21 pm
Biden to Dems: Unsure about 'emotional fuel'
The former Delaware senator ran for president in 1988 and 2008 -- losing the Democratic nomination each time to Michael Dukakis and President Barack Obama, respectively. Some big money donors to the Democratic Party are keeping a close eye and ear on what ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 10:14 am
Kristol Looking for a New Republican Savior
He’s afraid that the Republicans may be in trouble for 2016, comparing them to the Democrats in 1988 when Michael Dukakis was their nominee in what was the single most boring election in history. So he wants the GOP to start thinking about drafting a ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 1:11 am