JIM & ADA LEIGH SOLES
BEAU BIDEN STRIKES AGAIN
Posted: April 17, 2014
When Beau Biden makes up his mind, it always seems to be a bolt that blows up Delaware politics, none more than his decision to bypass the 2014 election, when he was expected to run for a third term as the Democratic attorney general, and go for governor in 2016.
REPUBLICAN RELIEF RUNS UP AGAINST REGISTRATION
Posted: April 15, 2014
The Republicans helped their own cause for the 2014 election by sidestepping the possibility of a primary for treasurer, but no matter what they do, the voter registration numbers are stacked against them and getting worse.
SPEED-VOTING FOR CHANCELLOR
Posted: April 10, 2014
The state Senate zipped through the nomination of Andy Bouchard almost as fast as it would vote for a resolution supporting motherhood and apple pie. Bouchard will be the new chancellor in charge of Delaware's prestigious Court of Chancery.
"I HAVE CONCERNS ABOUT THIS"
Posted: April 8, 2014
What Judge Jan Jurden said when she sentenced Robert H. Richards IV, the defendant with the privileged background, in a sex abuse case involving his daughter is not necessarily what people have been led to think she said. A court transcript shows it.
CAMPAIGN FINANCE FOLLIES
Posted: April 4, 2014
Through the years, money has come into politics in many different ways. It has bought votes. It has sluiced through campaign finance laws. It had another makeover this week from the U.S. Supreme Court and the Delaware General Assembly.
MEET THE MONEY CANDIDATES
Posted: April 2, 2014
The Democrats had a forum to hear from the candidates running in their primaries for treasurer and auditor. Funny how all of the candidates had something to say about Chip Flowers, the Democratic treasurer who have given people a lot to talk about.
THE BONINI BILL
Posted: March 27, 2014
Colin Bonini has been wondering whether or should run for re-election as a Republican state senator or for treasurer, as he did in 2010, or possibly for both? His fellow legislators have passed a bill making his decision-making even harder.