Open Thread for May 23, 2015….Stay the course Mr President…

Iraq needs to fight its own battle’s….

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Does Marco Rubio make Hillary Clinton’s handlers Uneasy?

Her own strategists, their allies in the “super PACs” working on her behalf and the Democratic Party all say they see plenty of vulnerabilities in Mr. Rubio’s record and his views. And they are trying to shape the perception people have of him while polls show that he is still relatively unknown:

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Iran sends it’s troops into Iraq to fight ISIS….

Asked about the newly emerging role of Iranian forces in Beiji, the U.S. command in Kuwait declined to comment directly, citing “operational security reasons.” It added that all forces involved in Beiji are “aligned with the government of Iraq” and under the control of Iraqi security forces….

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‘2016 and Beyond’….Book Report on the Republican’s and possibly the Rubio try for the White House…

Based on estimates of the composition of the 2016 electorate, if the next GOP nominee wins the same share of the white vote as Mitt Romney won in 2012 (59 percent), he or she would need to win 30 percent of the nonwhite vote. Set against recent history, that is a daunting obstacle…..

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Ben Carson wins Oklahoma Southern Republican Straw poll….

Carson won 25.4 percent of the vote, while Walker took 20.5 percent and Cruz received 16.4 percent……

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The Senate does NOT follow the House on curbing NSA data collection..

After vigorous debate and intense last-minute pressure by Republican leaders, the Senate on Saturday rejected legislation that would curb the federal government’s bulk collection of phone records…..

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Senate Passes Obama Fast Track Trade Bill…House will vote next…

Senators voted 62 to 37 to pass trade legislation, setting up a bruising fight next month in the House, where lawmakers are more populist on both sides of the aisle…..

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Martin O’Malley Update…May 30th Announcment then on to Iowa and New Hampshire…

If O’Malley moves forward with a White House bid, he will become the third Democrat to enter the race….

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The Media vs Hillary…What makes You and Your Support Stronger…

The More the media keeps at Hillary Clinton… For her emails… Her and husbands Foundation… For her making money like other politicians …. For her past… The STRONGER she comes across to her supporters and others…. And the BETTER she …

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Bernie Sanders Update…Tuesday Offical Announcement

“The formal kickoff will set the stage for the campaign to come,” Sanders continued. “I will lay out an ‘Agenda for America’ which addresses the major crises we face and a vision of a government which works for all of our people and not just the billionaire class.”

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Political Roundup For May 22, 2015…Debates…Red Racing Horses

by: Right Reformer Happy “Buy a Musical Instrument” Day.  Here is your morning roundup. President: Debates:  With a 10-candidate debate, there are quite a few people on the bubble.  Kasich, Santorum, Fiorina, Jindal, and Graham appear to be most at risk, …

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Nebraska Cop shot dead a day before her premature child due to be released…

The Omaha police officer shot and killed in the line of duty Wednesday was a day away from the release of her daughter Olivia Ruth—born prematurely in February—from the hospital….

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Could Hillary use Benghazi to Her advantage?

“Republicans prefer the safety of manufactured outrage on Benghazi. In person, I think Clinton will crush their questions,” said an Iowa Democrat.

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Karl Rove losing juice?

But in the early days of the 2016 presidential campaign, Crossroads — among the first outside groups to fully exploit the Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision unleashing wealthy donors and corporations — has been buffeted by a rapidly changing political landscape that is testing its pre-eminence, and potentially its survival…..

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Hillary Clinton Update…First Offical campaign speech in mid-June…

The move signals that the Democratic front-runner’s campaign so far, which has mostly featured small events and fundraisers, will now kick into a higher gear as the summer begins…..

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The rise in Mimimun wage for workers is good for the country…

Although relatively few workers report wages exactly equal to (or below) the minimum wage, a much larger share of workers in the United States earns wages near the minimum wage. This holds true in the states that comply with the federal minimum wage, in addition to those states that have instituted their own higher minimum wage levels….

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