Amidst all the initial speculation about the Republican National Convention turning into a replay of Chicago circa 1968, we now find that there are increasing concerns that the real circus might be in Philadelphia, where the Democrats will convene in July for the Clinton Coronation. Check out this Philly.com story for more, if only to read the sentence where the venerable Will Bunch refers to this possibility as a “bat-guano crazy affair.”
It was an interesting week in Pennsylvania for GOP standard-bearer Donald Trump (man, that was a weird thing to type), who learned that former PA Governor Tom Ridge would not be casting a vote in his favor this November. Instead, Ridge will be actively campaigning for U.S. Senator Pat Toomey.