Eric Earling

Huckabee’s Thin-Skinned Blast


Mike Huckabee’s campaign grabbed headlines in the days approaching the “Potomac primary” by lacing into the leadership of the Washington State Republican Party after John McCain eked out a modest “victory” in that state’s February 9 precinct caucuses. The “loss” contrasted with Huckabee’s strong showing earlier that day in Kansas, thus his campaign promptly called […]

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Evergreen Grudge Match


Smart political observers may not be surprised to see a rematch between Christine Gregoire and Dino Rossi for the governorship of Washington state after the infamous, nail-biting recounts of 2004. What might be unexpected, however, is the fact the current race is a real opportunity for a Republican pickup, even given the increasingly deep blue […]

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