Author: Peter Orvetti

The Week Ahead

The Phoney War for the Republican presidential nomination continues. Ron DeSantis, Nikki Haley, Larry Hogan, Mike Pence, and Mike Pompeo have all been making moves toward entering the race — […]

The Week Ahead

The Republican National Committee will gather in Dana Point, California, to choose between Harmeet Dhillon, Mike Lindell, and current chair Ronna McDaniel to lead the party for the next two […]

The Week Ahead

President Biden marked the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr., at King’s Ebenezer Baptist Church on Sunday, and will mark the Monday national holiday commemorating King’s birth with Al Sharpton at the National Action Network Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Breakfast in Washington. The events grant Biden a brief respite from the growing calls from […]

Showdowns

Donald Trump has consistently held a big lead in multi-candidate 2024 primary matchups, but that may no longer be the case. Here’s some of what you may have missed on Political Wire today… Join now to continue reading. Members get exclusive analysis, bonus features and no advertising. Learn more. If you’re already a member, sign […]

A New Senator

The Senate has Ricketts, and some senators have decisions to make. Here’s some of what you may have missed on Political Wire today… Join now to continue reading. Members get exclusive analysis, bonus features and no advertising. Learn more. If you’re already a member, sign in to your account.

Comings and Goings

Barbara Lee wants to go to the Senate, and George Santos doesn’t want to go anywhere. Here’s some of what you may have missed on Political Wire today… Join now to continue reading. Members get exclusive analysis, bonus features and no advertising. Learn more. If you’re already a member, sign in to your account.

The 2024 Campaign Season Kicks Off Early

The 2024 California U.S. Senate race is underway, with the first major candidate announcement. Here’s some of what you may have missed on Political Wire today… Join now to continue reading. Members get exclusive analysis, bonus features and no advertising. Learn more. If you’re already a member, sign in to your account.

How Much the Right Won from McCarthy

On Speaker Kevin McCarthy’s first day on the dais, some key committee appointments made it clear how much the GOP far right won in last’s week battle. Here’s some of what you may have missed on Political Wire today… Join now to continue reading. Members get exclusive analysis, bonus features and no advertising. Learn more. […]

The Week Ahead

Now comes the hard part. After going 15 rounds to limp into the speaker’s chair shortly after midnight on Saturday, Kevin McCarthy must now try to lead a House Republican majority that is both narrow and bitterly divided. The House convenes at 5:00 p.m. on Monday for an uncertain vote on the rules package McCarthy […]

Lucky 14?

Kevin McCarthy hopes to be speaker by midnight as the House prepares for a late-night 14th roll call. Here’s some of what you may have missed on Political Wire today… Join now to continue reading. Members get exclusive analysis, bonus features and no advertising. Learn more. If you’re already a member, sign in to your […]