Articles by MikeAHewlett


Bernie Sanders On Voting Rights

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) has recently called out Republicans for their continued assault on voting rights and actions promoting the disenfranchisement of the American people. He has called them “political cowards” for their efforts in…



Jim Webb Considering Independent Run

Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb is set to discuss his consideration of an independent run for the White House in a Tuesday press conference. Webb was dissatisfied with the first Democratic debate, as he expected…




Lawrence Lessig: Democracy’s Great Equalizer

Lawrence Lessig, a Harvard Law School professor, announced his candidacy for President of the United States in early September. He has since stood modestly among the other five Democratic candidates in national polls, but has…




Sanders Talks Criminal Justice Reform

Sen. Bernie Sanders has been critical of our current justice system, calling it “broken” and saying that we need “major reforms.” This week Sanders will roll out a criminal justice bill with plans to implement…


Bernie Sanders Is Building In South Carolina

Sen. Bernie Sanders has surged ahead in New Hampshire and is gaining momentum in Iowa, but he is now looking ahead and building an organization in South Carolina. On Tuesday, Sanders added to his Charleston-based…