As a political communications professional who has run numerous debate prep sessions, I can tell you this: Any debate including 10 candidates is more of a joint press conference than a policy debate.
They are, however, the only debates we have.Read More
My rampage began on or around Nov. 9, 2016. I kind of *ran* into my local coffee shop (I was late to work), and straight into an ex-boyfriend I had not laid eyes upon since our breakup.
The scene is central Florida’s Clearwater Beach on Independence Day 2008. I had moved to the Tampa area just a few days prior for my first job in politics: Barack Obama’s campaign for the presidency.Read More
I recently had the privilege to help elect a 32-year-old black woman to the U.S. House of Representatives. She will be the youngest black woman ever to serve in Congress.
I couldn’t sleep the night of Nov. 8. I listened over and over to “You Want It Darker,” one of the last songs Leonard Cohen recorded before he passed away.Read More