2018 In Review

It’s that time of year again; time for me to review the biggest political stories of 2018 and juxtapose them with my predictions from New Year’s Day. Let’s explore. Continue reading 2018 In Review

ABC Trump

You made it through all the stress of Christmas and Thanksgiving with the family. You are looking forward to ringing out 2018 tomorrow night so I thought I’d provide you with over 26 reasons to laugh by describing President Trump in alphabetical order. (I cheated on a few letters because I just couldn’t decide which description to use.) Warning: “A” is outside PG rating, but only by a tad. Let’s laugh and/or nod. Continue reading ABC Trump

2020 Democrats – The Senators

All of my regular readers know my unexplainable passion for the Senate so it will come to you as no surprise that I think today’s pool is the most likely in this series to contain the next Democratic nominee and the next president of the United States. Let’s take a look at Cory Booker, Sherrod Brown, Kirsten Gillibrand, Kamala Harris, Tim Kaine, Amy Klobuchar, Jeff Merkley, Chris Murphy and Mark Warner. Continue reading 2020 Democrats – The Senators

2020 Democrats – The Surrogates?

My original intent was to title this installment The Miscellaneous because today’s three (Julian Castro, Eric Holder and Terry McAuliffe) possible candidates defied categorization into any of the other groups. Then I discovered a common denominator: They all come from a specific power player/wing of the Democratic Party and could very well be a surrogate of a past first family. Let’s explore.   Continue reading 2020 Democrats – The Surrogates?

Under 2018’s Tree

Today is Christmas the traditional day for gift giving and at tellthetruthonthem.com we like to leave some “wish gifts” under our mythical tree for a handful of progressives. In no particular order here is this year’s assortment. Continue reading Under 2018’s Tree