Political Note #306 Mike Cooney. Montana Governor

Check out the website: https://lenspoliticalnotes.com  Look at the recent Daily Bits on the website.   072520          Political Note #306   Mike Cooney. Montana Governor 2020               General election Mike Cooney is a politician.  Except for working in the family food and beverage business as a kid and as a young adult, his life has been devoted to politics.  He’s not a conventional politician.  He’s not an old fashioned white, male candidate.  During his stretch out of elective or administrative office, he was  Executive Director of Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies?  Does that sound like a macho westerner? Initially, I made a list.  Political jobs…

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Political Note #296 Ohio Supreme Court John O’Donnell and Jennifer Brunner

Check out the website: https://lenspoliticalnotes.com  Look at the recent Daily Bits on the website.  Chuck Grassley and the Inspector Generals.  Steve King is gone, does JD Scholten have a chance? Political Note #296   Ohio Supreme Court:  John O’Donnell and Jennifer Brunner 2020                            General election The election of state supreme court judges is important.  We had one election in April.  Democrat Jill Karofsky’s election upset reduced Wisconsin’s Republican majority in the court from 5-2 to 4-3.  And one of the Republicans is not a reliable Republican vote. There is…

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Political Note #268   Roy Cooper Governor North Carolina

Look at the recent Daily Bits on the website. What Iowa can do to keep its caucus first, A Democratic candidate for US Senate at work Political Note #268   Roy Cooper Governor North Carolina 2020                             General Election North Carolina can be the next Virginia. In 2017, Virginia elected Democrats as Governor, Lt. Governor, and Attorney General and almost achieved a majority in the House of Delegates. In 2019, Virginia elected enough Democrats to the House of Delegates so they had a majority; enough Democrats to the State Senate so that body had a majority, too. North Carolina currently has a…

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Political Note #263 Brandy Chambers TX HD 112

Look at the recent Daily Bits on the website. Flip those state legislatures, This is what change looks like. Political Note #263   Brandy Chambers TX HD 112 2020                            General Election Help Texans change Texas. Help Texans flip the Texas House of Representatives. Pundits have predicted change in Texas for a while. In 2018, Beto O’Rourke came close. He almost flipped a US Senate seat. While he was at it, Texas Democrats flipped a dozen seats in the Texas House of Representatives. Nine more and Texas would have a Democratic House of Representatives. Texas Democrats would have the capacity to exercise…

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