Youth Turnout Was Higher Than 2008

A bigger generation than the Baby Boomers voting at this kind of spread for the Democrats is a political nightmare for the Republican Party. The lesson from political science is that early partisan affiliations tend to get locked in for life. Specifically, the relative success or failure of the President before your first election as [...]

Affordable Housing Program in Bethlehem: First Do No Harm

I think the best way to think about the Employer Assisted Housing program in Bethlehem is that it’s layering a pretty decent idea on top of crap. The zoning ordinance has multiple provisions that make the market prices for housing more expensive than they have to be. Without anti-density zoning rules like parking minimums, minimum [...]

Karl Blew It

HAHAHAHAHA “The billionaire donors I hear are livid,” one Republican operative told The Huffington Post. “There is some holy hell to pay. Karl Rove has a lot of explaining to do … I don’t know how you tell your donors that we spent $390 million and got nothing.”