Episode 17: The Future of the Democrat Party and Polarization in the Colorado Statehouse

Subscribe in iTunes Google Play Music Stitcher In this episode we continue our discussion of the anti-Trump movement by taking a look at Elizabeth Warren’s potential impact on the 2018 Midterm elections around the country. We then move on to a discussion of the current polarization in the [...]

By | 2017-08-16T22:45:29+00:00 February 16th, 2017|

Episode 16: Will the Women’s March Become a Political Force Like the Tea Party Movement?

In this episode we discuss the possibilities of the Women’s March growing into a political force like the 2010 Tea Party movement. Segment 1: The Tea Party Brought New Voters Into Republican Primaries…Will the Women’s March Do the Same for Democrats? Across the country, Tea Party candidates have been successful in Republican Primaries since [...]

By | 2017-05-24T03:25:48+00:00 February 9th, 2017|

Episode 15: Donald Trump’s Muslim Immigration Ban and Starting a War with the Media

There are three segments in this episode. The first segment discusses the political fallout from the Trump Administration’s executive order to increase security vetting for travelers coming into the United States from Iraq, Iran, Syria, Libya, Yemen and Somalia for 90 days. We also discuss how members of Congress are positioning themselves around [...]

By | 2017-05-24T03:25:48+00:00 February 2nd, 2017|

Episode 14: Donald Trump Job Approval, the Womens March, and Polling 101

In this episode, we discuss Donald Trump’s job approval numbers according to a poll by Gallup. The Gallup article also discusses how Donald Trump’s approval rating compares to other Presidents at the start of their first terms. The show also covers some basic polling fundamentals. Finally, we discuss what the political impact of [...]

By | 2017-05-24T03:25:48+00:00 January 26th, 2017|

Episode 13: Forecasting the Political Impacts of the Trump Agenda

In this episode, we discuss the findings of two recent surveys from the Pew Research Center and Politico/Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Both surveys measured public support and opposition for repealing Obamacare/Affordable Care Act. The Politico survey also measured public opinion of immigration reform, increased infrastructure spending, increased defense spending, tax [...]

By | 2017-05-24T03:25:48+00:00 January 20th, 2017|

Episode 12: The Top 10 Issues Facing the Colorado Legislature in 2017

In this episode, we discuss the top 10 issues facing the Colorado legislature in 2017. For this show we reference an article in the Denver Post, “The Top 10 Issues Facing Colorado Lawmakers in the 2017 Session”, published January 8th by Brian Eason and John Frank. Segment #1 - The Trump Effect Will [...]

By | 2017-05-24T03:25:49+00:00 January 12th, 2017|

Episode 11: Colorado 2016 Post Election Highlights and Looking Ahead to 2017

In this episode, we discuss our findings from a 500n post-election survey of unaffiliated voters and what to expect in the early part of 2017. Segment #1 – Discussing Our 500n Colorado Post Election Survey of Unaffiliated Voters Among voters 44 and younger who tend to vote for Democratic candidates, human rights, civil [...]

By | 2017-05-24T03:25:49+00:00 January 5th, 2017|

Episode 10: Reviewing Voter Registration & Voter Turnout Trends in Colorado

In this episode, we discuss the evolving Democrat strategy to stop the Trump Administration’s agenda. Segment #1 – Voter Registration Trends in Colorado From December 1st, 2015 to December 1st 2016, voter registration increased by 324,153. Among those registered voters, 40% identified as Democrat, 28% as unaffiliated, 26% as Republican and 6% with a [...]

By | 2017-05-24T03:25:49+00:00 December 22nd, 2016|

Episode 9: The Democrat Strategy to Stop the Trump Administration

In this episode, we discuss the evolving Democrat strategy to stop the Trump Administration’s agenda. Segment #1 – What is Being Reported by Media About Democrat Soul Searching Democrats have lost the support of traditional working families Donald Trump talked more about the struggling economy and how to fix it New York Times Article [...]

By | 2017-05-24T03:25:49+00:00 December 15th, 2016|

Episode 8: What Happened in Colorado?

In this episode we discuss the election results in Colorado and give our thoughts on politics in our home state. Segment #1 – Turnout in Colorado What did turnout look like in Colorado? Was it substantially different from 2012? Why didn’t Colorado “ride the Trump wave”? Segment #2 – State of the Political Parties [...]

By | 2017-05-24T03:25:51+00:00 December 8th, 2016|