Carrying your own state

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There’s a reason why serious presidential hopefuls are often governors or senators — you really have to demonstrate that you can carry your own state. Forget Florida in 2000, former Tennessee Sen. Al Gore wasn’t able to carry his home state — a seemingly trivial accomplishment that would’ve made Florida’s ballot mess moot. Which brings […]

If the parties had been reversed

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Senate hopeful Harold Ford, Jr. of Tennessee hasn’t been running the most deft of campaigns against Bob Corker. And the other night he stuck his foot in it again. My friend Lincoln Davis who chairs our campaign says there are, there’s one big difference between us and misfortunate Republicans when it comes to our faith: […]