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A NEWARK STRATEGY
Posted: May 19, 2016
At the heart of the campaign for Bryan Townsend, one of the Democratic candidates running for the congressional seat, is the conviction that geography is destiny. It has him relying on his connections to Newark, where he grew up.
Posted: May 16, 2016
When there are 22 candidates crammed into four statewide races for 2016, from governor to congressperson to lieutenant governor to insurance commissioner, there is a lot to watch, although not really so much for governor yet. Here is a guide to the election.
Posted: May 12, 2016
The registration is flipping the Republicans' way in lower Delaware. Sussex County now has more Republican than Democratic voters, and so do some legislative districts, although overall, the Democrats still own this state.
Posted: May 9, 2016
For sure, the 25th annual First State Gridiron Dinner & Show on Saturday at the Riverfront in Wilmington was the last appearance from Bad-Ass Jack, the governor's edgy alter ego, but the end could be near for the entire political roast.
UPDATE: LEGISLATIVE EARLY LINE 2016
Posted: May 5, 2016
The way candidacies for the Delaware General Assembly get going is people hear about them on the Grapevine. A number of those new candidacies are coming from Republicans who are part of the Millennial generation.
ALL QUIET AT THE REPUBLICAN CONVENTION
Posted: May 2, 2016
The Delaware Republican Party found peace in its time at the state convention it held on Saturday at Dewey Beach to select its presidential delegates. A 'yuge' vote of 61 percent in the primary for Donald Trump can have that effect.
TOM CARPER'S GREATEST HITS
Posted: April 28, 2016
Tom Carper was at it again, coming up with the sort of oddball antics he has been doing for years, when he appeared Monday at a political rally for Hillary Clinton. Only this time the rest of the country also got a look at Delaware's Democratic senior senator.