Recent Work

Chris Taylor // Tue, May 28

In a series of essays and a big presentation, Simon offers an explicit rebuttal to the core argument Trump is making about America and its decline, an argument which is malevolently selling America and its people short every day. 

Chris Taylor // Wed, June 19

Simon talks with Richard Clarke about what Russia did in 2016, new trends and threats we've seen in the past few years, and what steps we should be taking now to prevent foreign governments and domestic actors from manipulating our elections and discourse.

Simon Rosenberg // Tue, June 18

Evidence of the failure of Trumpism is all around us.  His poll numbers are the worst of any 1st term President, his policies have left the nation weaker, more isolated.  As he begins his re-election campaign, Trump is looking increasingly desperate, and we fear, dangerous. 

Chris Taylor // Mon, June 10

Trump is the least popular first-term President in the postwar era, even while the economy he inherited continues to be strong. With the economy beginning to decelerate rapidly in the face of his reckless trade policies, however, his hopes for re-election are likely to get much worse.

Simon Rosenberg // Tue, May 28

My thoughts on the European elections - rise of Liberals and Greens, right loses ground. Similar to what we are seeing here in the US?

Simon Rosenberg // Mon, February 11

The dramatic erosion of the GOP brand in the heavily Mexican-American parts of the country over the past two elections is one of the biggest stories in American politics.  Trump's border extremism has cost the GOP dearly. 

Chris Taylor // Tue, January 29

Since 1989, Democrats have overseen strong and inclusive economic growth when in the White House, while the Republican Presidents have repeatedly seen economic under-performance and even recession and decline. 

Simon Rosenberg // Thu, July 20

Simon offers the idea of creating a new government department focused solely on job creation and skill acquisition.