Polls/Stats/Facts

Texas governor’s race: O’Rourke climbs back, but…

Is Republican governor Greg Abbott a shoo-in to win a third term in November? The latest poll from the Dallas Morning News and University of Texas at Tyler shows Democratic candidate Beto O'Rourke chipping away at the former's lead. In that survey, released on Sunday, February...

Trumper states 2020: Yes, red states represented 7 of the 8 most dangerous in U.S.

“It’s embarrassing to us as a nation,” said then-President Trump in October 2019. “All over the world, they’re talking about Chicago. Afghanistan is a safe place by comparison.”And nine months later, Trump, while campaigning for re-election, told reporters, “You hear about certain places like Chicago and you hear about...

What if Texas seceded? GOP wouldn’t allow it anytime soon

Some Texas state lawmakers have been considering a Brexit-style departure from the United States due to the presumed impending doom and loss of individual liberties that are supposedly upon us thanks to the Biden Administration. But is that really the case? Sans a woman's right to...

2021 Virginia governor’s race: Why we should watch it closely

By law, Virginia governors can’t serve two consecutive 4-year terms so the state’s current governor, Democrat Ralph Northam, is barred from seeking re-election in 2021. Even if you don’t live in Virginia, the outcome of that state’s governor’s race will likely be of tremendous significance to...