Washington Notebook

Bain Capital -- The Bane of Romney's Campaign Hopes?

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 16.09.2012 | UK Politics
Jon-Christopher Bua

This week the Obama campaign really took off the gloves and started to hammer Mitt Romney on his strength, his Bain Capital experience.

Washington Notebook: The Republican Ragged Race to Tampa

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 26.05.2012 | UK Politics
Jon-Christopher Bua

The Republican four man presidential nomination 'food fight' has come to an end with Rick Santorum's latest impressive wins. 'Rocky' Santorum has managed to muscle this Republican primary bout into a two man slugfest.

Newt Blow-Out! But Can He Go the Distance?

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 23.03.2012 | UK
Jon-Christopher Bua

Suffering the chants of "Newt Can Win" and "USA USA" all the commentators who thought South Carolina would hand Mitt Romney the brass ring and a ticket to ride to the nomination -- it's time to eat crow!

New Hampshire - The Battle for the Soul of the Republican Party

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 09.03.2012 | UK
Jon-Christopher Bua

As I head off to New Hampshire for the Primary which is on Tuesday, one thing is clear - the battle for the soul of the Republican Party continues.

A Christmas Day Thank You

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 24.02.2012 | UK
Jon-Christopher Bua

During this contentious political season with all that has been said about the anger, hatred and the disgust we American's have for one another - let me say on this Christmas morning - that I have never been prouder to be one of over three hundred million Americans who still believes in this great and ever-evolving democratic experiment.

The System is Broken - Now Fix it!

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 19.01.2012 | UK
Jon-Christopher Bua

Occupy Wall Street does have a message, even though they may not have found the right messenger yet to articulate it.

The Global Economy - To the Mattresses!

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 22.11.2011 | UK
Jon-Christopher Bua

It seems clear that investors pulled out of the market due to long term fear and uncertainty of what is next. The only sensible answer may be to stuff your cash into your mattress and hope the bed bugs don't bite