November 27, 2014
A look at past VPs compared to Biden and Cheney. Obama's executive enforcement powers, and a strategy Romney may have left on the table. Part of a late year hodge-podcast of listener questions and Quora questions. note -- I got my Quora URL wrong in the episode, but too late to change. apparently, I"m the only BruceCarlson-3. http://www.quora.com/Bruce-Carlson-3
November 16, 2014
Republicans capture the Senate from President Obama, and we look at how this midterm defeat measures up to others. We also look at a reason why this midterm creates problems for President Obama and his party, including a long-term consequence not much focused on in the media. Also, a look at some political defeats in history including Al Smith's loss, Bill Cinton's 1994 midterm and Wilson's World War I Midterm. .
October 26, 2014
In the streets of Philadelphia, a group of citizens would change American politics and in the process, set up a trend. a look at past six year midterms from a range of Presidents, and historic Senate losses. A small snippet of a past episode recorded in 2006 is featured, and Bruce offers best guess on the 2014 Senate situation.