America's Worst Nightmare Right Now
September 15, 2016
Business guru Michael Porter and his colleagues at Harvard Business School released their latest annual report on the...
Election 2016: The Senate, Wal-Mart Moms, and Centrists
August 12, 2016
It's been a whirlwind few weeks. ICYMI: new developments in the 2016 elections and implications for our political fut...
Moderates and Centrists and Mad as Hell at Both Parties
July 27, 2016
What we have seen at the RNC in Cleveland and are seeing at the DNC in Philadelphia is not centrism, it is not modera...
The 24% Manifesto
June 13, 2016
...The closely divided Senate offers one of the best opportunities for a third party to develop. A small caucus of in...
Why Aren't We Innovating Government?
May 27, 2016
Many years ago, a graduate student in the public policy program at the University of Chicago asked to meet with me a...
In Chaotic Election Year, Independents Look to Sneak Up the Middle
May 12, 2016
As Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders, and their armies of anti-establishment supporters denounce the U.S. political sy...
TWO PARTIES. ZERO RESULTS. IT'S TIME TO FIX THE EQUATION.
April 22, 2016
When I wrote the Centrist Manifesto in 2013, it was hard to believe politics could get worse. Boy, was I wrong. The ...
How A State Can Prevent 3.2 Million Registered Voters From Voting
April 21, 2016
On a chilly April day over a hundred protesters gather on the steps of a City Hall and repeatedly chant “Let us vote,...
Mitch McConnell, the Anti-Lincoln
April 13, 2016
Last week I attended Civil War night at my son's middle school. (It's like a science fair, only all the exhibits illu...
The Supreme Court Vacancy: Another Example Of How The Parties Hurt Our Country
February 24, 2016
2016 is almost certain to be a year that political scientists and historians will study for decades to come. ...
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