The Republican-led Senate has declared it will not give a hearing to any Obama SCOTUS nominee. They variously cite the “Biden rules” and the “Schumer rules” wherein those senators have in the past declared that Republican presidents in the last year of their term should not do exactly what Obama threatens to do. Should the Senate give Obama‘s SCOTUS nominee a hearing? Continue reading “Should the Senate give Obama’s SCOTUS nominee a hearing?”
Just as with the 2014 Republican primary that saw the big city machine style dishonest politics put down, Burnet County voters spoke up and spoke out again in the resounding defeat of J.P. Wilson by Calvin Boyd in the County Sheriff’s race. Continue reading “Dishonest politics refuted again by Burnet County voters”
GOP stupidity threatens to ensure a democrat victory.
A divisive battle is brewing in the Republican Party over the potential nomination of Donald Trump, as some party leaders warn they won’t back him and could support third-party or write-in candidates.
No, not a play on The Ugly American, the 1958 political novel. And not about an insensitive diplomatic corps. Caution: <rant mode on> Continue reading “The Ugly Americans”
What is the lure of Donald Trump who has yet (as of mid-September) to suggest a real policy or solution for any specific problem? Continue reading “Trump for Cheerleader-in-Chief but please get out of the way for now”
While Hillary Clinton’s email trail about the Benghazi debacle has raised a lot of (justifiable) ruckus, and while there is concern over security leaks from her email system, there is a larger concern to focus on. Continue reading “Do you want Hillary answering the phone at 3AM?”
Go Carly! Carly Fiorina should run for the Republican nomination for President. Even if she does not get the nomination her presence, presumably running mainly against Hillary and not the other republican primary candidates, will serve a useful purpose. Continue reading “Go Carly! Run for the GOP nomination for president”
Statesmanship. How sweet it would be if in our federal and state legislative halls we might find that again! Continue reading “Statesmanship: Republicans’ Mandate”
Censorship again. I have written about censorship recently and believe it must be talked about and exposed whenever instances are found. Continue reading “Administration censorship says media groups”
Please, chill the impeachment rhetoric! Sarah (be clear, I like her plain-spoken manner) and others do no good for either the GOP or the political narrative of today. Yes, Obama is an incompetent president and proves it daily. Continue reading “Incompetence and The Impeachment Delusion”