Tag: Republicans

Facebook Chatter: Trump Way Ahead Of Rivals

Facebook Chatter: Trump Way Ahead Of Rivals

Facebook continues to be dominated by Donald Trump even at a time when observers are wondering if his campaign is losing steam. Trump generated the most interactions on Facebook than any other candidate in either party in the period between Aug. […]

The Long, Long Presidential Campaign [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Long, Long Presidential Campaign [INFOGRAPHIC]

Yesterday, Ted Cruz was the first potential nominee to announce a campaign for the 2016 election. With Cruz’s announcement a long 596 days before the election date, today’s visualization from The Economist looks at how often in history the early […]

S&P 500 Returns: Ramifications Of Republican Romp

S&P 500 Returns: Ramifications Of Republican Romp

S&P 500 Returns: Ramifications Of Republican Romp by Robert McConnaughey, ColumbiaManagement Republicans exceeded expectations across the board, gaining control of the Senate and picking up significant net new seats in the House as well as in state capitols. We aren’t […]

GOP Victory Best Thing For Democrats In 2016

GOP Victory Best Thing For Democrats In 2016

The results are in and the Republican Party has seized control of the Senate. This comes to no one’s surprise as the GOP looked poised to make huge gains due to high levels of displeasure with President Barack Obama. While […]

Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Reform After The Mid-Terms

Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Reform After The Mid-Terms

Now that Republicans control both houses of Congress we’re likely in for another two years of gridlock as the President and Congress block each other’s agenda, and while the political dynamics are different than on most issues, Fannie Mae / Federal […]