The rock guitar-playing former governor of Maryland, Martin O’Malley, announced that he is running for president as a Democratic alternative to Hillary Clinton. He is running to the left of Mrs. Clinton, whom he accuses of supporting wealthy special interests.
Democrats, would you rather have Mr. O’Malley than Mrs. Clinton, who is supposedly more conservative than she is? Republicans, would you rather have Mrs. Clinton than Mr. O’Malley, since she is supposedly more conservative than she is? Or does personality, for better or worse, trump policy? [Read more...]