ITW Morning Edition (1/5): Politics
Wasn’t there an Eddie Murphy movie about this?
Erica Grieder explains how Texas Republicans could help deprive Donald Trump (if he wins the nomination) the presidency.
The Obama Administration inadvertently called Puerto Rico a colony, and Puerto Ricans are not pleased. I am, broadly speaking, fine with Puerto Rico’s territory status, and they seem to be, too, but it does represent certain complications.
If things don’t go well in 2016, the GOP really needs to do this with just about every demographic. They don’t have to rearrange their agenda to maximize popularity, but they (just as with the Democrats, though it’s less pressing for them) do need to know exactly which stances are hurting them and how much.
Democrats and Republicans tweet differently.