103120 Lens Letters #33 What should the Democrats do about the Federal Courts?

Joe Biden’s Commission should propose an expansion of the District Courts and the Circuit Courts of Appeals.

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Political Note #332 The Campaign for the Senate

Can Democrats complete this cycle with a 56-44 US Senate majority?

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Women Candidates for Whom Donations Could Make a Difference

A reader asked. Can you put together a list of 30 candidates for the House of Representatives for whom donations would make a difference? Some Senate candidates, too?

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Political Note #287   James Mackler US Senate Tennessee

Check out the website: https://lenspoliticalnotes.com  Look at the recent Daily Bits on the website.   Political Note #287   James Mackler US Senate Tennessee 2020                             General Election When should a politician acquiesce?  Did James Mackler https://www.jamesmackler.com/  make a mistake in 2018?   He withdrew from the Senate race then.  Here are a couple of politicians who refused to acquiesce. Barack Obama. In 1996 he was a lawyer with a past as a community organizer.  Alice Palmer, the State Senator from his district, announced she was not running for reelection. …

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Political Note #91 Phil Bredesen TN US Senate

Phil Bredesen was a popular two term governor of Tennessee. Before that, he was a successful mayor of Nashville. Before that, he became a millionaire selling the insurance company he created. Before the insurance company, he had a career that included some mysterious classified work and work in London for an international pharmaceutical company. He brings a lot to the Senate race.

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