Have New Mexico Republicans abandoned Congressional District One?
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Have New Mexico Republicans abandoned Congressional District One?

New Mexico’s first congressional district was never a Republican bastion, but it used to be close. Made up primarily of Bernalillo county and the state’s largest city, Albuquerque, the district supported the Republican Presidential candidate until 1988, and was represented by a Republican for forty straight years. That ended with Rep. Heather Wilson’s departure in…

Why Republicans Need to be Wary of Russia, Part II
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Why Republicans Need to be Wary of Russia, Part II

Editor’s Note: This is the second of a two part series on Russia foreign policy by contributor Wyatt Bertsch. The first piece can be found here. Politicians have pointed to the context of the emails instead of how they were produced. While the context of Clinton’s emails matter, the way in which they were procured matters as…

Why Republicans Need to be Wary of Russia, Part I
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Why Republicans Need to be Wary of Russia, Part I

Editor’s Note: This is the first of a two part series on Russia foreign policy by contributor Wyatt Bertsch. The second piece will be published on Friday. On a Monday in March of 2014, future President Donald Trump called into “Fox & Friends” for a midday interview after the Russian invasion of Crimea. Trump said that Russia is laughing…