Social Policy & Politics Program | Newsletter
Inside Politics w/Bill Schneider - June '10
JUNE 2010 – The Inside Politics Newsletter is authored by revered political analyst and longtime CNN contributor, Bill Schneider. He provides monthly insights into the pols, polls, and issues that shape our political landscape.
In this issue: The Democratic brand is losing luster, but Republicans are not getting more popular. The majority of Americans are not “tea party” fundamentalists but that won’t be enough for Obama. Obama must convince Americans his policies are working. Inside the repeal of Don’t Ask Don’t Tell is moving forward in congress; the majority of Americans favor allowing openly gay men and women to serve in the military. The back page graphic explores trends in incumbents who fail to secure their nomination, in 2010: only four.