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Clinton supporter says she doesn't want a re-vote in Florida listen

02/12/08 Mitch E. Perry
WMNF Drive-Time News Tuesday
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Presidential primaries are being held tonight in Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia. Preliminary polls show Barack Obama has a good chance of winning D.C. and Maryland, while some say the Virginia race could be closer than expected.

IF Obama were to be run the table tonight, it would mark a string of primary and caucus wins for him. Wisconsin and Hawaii vote next week.

The New York Times reported today that advisors, donors and superdelegates for Hillary Clinton are now ...

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Busansky to challenge Buddy Johnson listen

02/07/08 Mitch E. Perry
WMNF Drive-Time News Thursday
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Former Hillsborough County Commissioner Phyllis Busansky today announced her candidacy for Elections Supervisor.

Busansky is the best known opponent that incumbent Buddy Johnson will have faced, if she gets the Democratic nomination. Lee Nelson has previously announced his candidacy.

Busansky lost to Gus Bilirakis in the race to replace Mike Bilirakis in Florida’s 9th Congressional District in November 2006. She’s best known for her reign on the Hillsborough County Commission from...

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Why Obama won big in North Dakota

02/06/08 Mitch E. Perry
WMNF Drive-Time News Wednesday
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While Hillary Clinton was taking some of the biggest states in the country last night, Barack Obama was quietly racking up caucuses throughout the country, some by large margins. In North Dakota, he beat the New York senator by a 61 to 35 percent margin.

During a talk show on WMNF today, one listener asked what led to such disproportionate victories in these caucuses? So this afternoon, WMNF spoke with Kathi Osteen, the office manager of the North Dakota Democratic Party in Bismarck, No...

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New Hampshire Primary

01/12/08 Mary Glenney
From A Woman's Point of View
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Arnie Arneson, host of Political Chowder, analyzes the New Hampshire Primary, including superb feminist analysis.

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