Category: Politics

December 5, 2018

No, It’s Not Time for a Critical Analysis of GHW Bush

Filed under: Politics - 05 Dec 2018

On the passing of George W. Bush, ABC News’ Matthew Dowd offered a warning, “[O]ne thing I would like to say is, I think often in the times when we have these deaths, we’re way too quick to canonize …

May 24, 2018

Trumpers and the Polls

Filed under: Politics - 24 May 2018

I received an email newsletter complaining that the media isn’t reporting the Democrats’ polling collapse. This came from a pro-Trump source and that caused me to ponder that we’ve been told to ignore the polls by these folks because all …

May 17, 2018

The Media Cries Wolf on Trump—Again

Filed under: Donald Trump,Politics - 17 May 2018

So have you heard about how Trump said all illegal aliens were animals? It was reported by many sources including the New York Times. The problem? Trump wasn’t referring to all illegal immigrants, he was referring specifically to members …

When No One Has Moral Authority

Filed under: Donald Trump,Politics - 17 May 2018

David French has yet another must-read article at National Review. This one explaisn how the #metoo movement has undermined the leftist resistance movement:
I truly don’t think the Left understands how the relentless drumbeat of sexual scandal looks to Americans …

December 6, 2017

The Clarence Thomas Sexual Harassment Case is Closed

Filed under: Politics - 06 Dec 2017

Former National Review writer Jay Kaganoff writes in the Washington Post that it’s time for conservatives to call on Clarence Thomas to resign over the sexual harassment allegations raised by Anita Hill during his 1991 confirmation hearing. While he …

November 12, 2014

What’s Wrong with Congressional Oversight

Filed under: Politics - 12 Nov 2014

After Jonathan Gruber’s elitist statements that Obamacare was passed due to lack of transparency and the stupidity of the American voter, Rep. Jim Jordan has an idea:
“We may want to have hearings on this,” said Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio), …

January 2, 2013

It’s Time for John Boehner to Go

Filed under: Politics - 02 Jan 2013

In 2008, then-Minority Leader John Boehner urged Republicans to vote for the TARP- a $750 billion Government bailout, calling it a “crap sandwich” but he voted for it and led Republicans to vote for it.

In 2011 When Speaker Boehner …

November 14, 2012

The American Crisis: It’s Not Just a Political Problem, It’s a Spiritual Problem

Filed under: Future of Conservatism - 14 Nov 2012

As I mentioned in my previous piece, the political animals of our culture dream that the re-election of Barack Obama was primarily a political failure addressable by compromising on political issues or formulating a better strategy.

However, as Christians, we have …

November 12, 2012

The American Crisis: Enough with the Nonsense

Filed under: American Crisis,Politics - 12 Nov 2012

The American political scene on both sides of the aisle is inhabited some relatively shallow individuals in their understanding of the world.  To most Republican operatives, the problem in this election is obvious: The Republican Candidate lost. The solution will …

September 5, 2011

Five Things I Hate About Labor Unions

Filed under: Economics,Politics - 05 Sep 2011

This Labor Day weekend, liberal union leaders throughout the country will likely be askings, “What is that conservatives have against unions?” The popular culture preaches their virtues, yet conservatives have stood firm in opposing union excesses, and clash constantly with …

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