Mid-Term Election
Elections

Voting strategically in the mid-term election, especially in California

If you like Trump’s accomplishments and hate the Dems’ Kavanaugh circus, vote strategically this November. Here are some ideas for the mid-term election. We’re slightly less than a month away from the mid-term election. For those who have put off thinking about it, it’s time! As a nation, we are [Read More]

Politics

Prager U: Why Did the Democratic South Become Republican? (video)

Setting the record straight. Published on Jul 24, 2017 by PragerU The south used to vote Democrat. Now it votes Republican. Why the switch? Was it, as some people say, because the GOP decided to appeal to racist whites? Carol Swain, Professor of Political Science at Vanderbilt University, explains. Cross-posted [Read More]

Elections

Maverick Rides Again

By Mike McDaniel    As I’m sure regular readers know, a last ditch attempt to pseudo repeal/replace Obamacare has gone down in flames. The co-called “skinny bill,” which would supposedly have repealed some of the worst features of Obamacare such as the insurance mandate and at least some taxes, wasn’t [Read More]

Nominations

James Comey: The New Normal

By: Mike McDaniel    The “hottest ticket in town,” as the media have termed it, is over, at least the public version of the performance. Make no mistake, gentle readers, it was a performance, though one that is not done. The Media, the Democrats, far too many Republicans and everyone [Read More]

Donald Trump

The Special Counsel: A Few Initial Observations

By: Mike McDaniel    Acting Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has appointed former FBI Director Robert Mueller as special counsel to investigate the Russia/collusion affair. Rosenstein is acting AG only in the Russia/collusion affair, and only because Jeff Sessions was stupid enough to listen to Democrats and recuse himself in that [Read More]

Donald Trump

Obamacareless

By Mike McDaniel    The grand promise of Obamacare repeal went down in flames today as President Trump ordered the hapless Paul Ryan to postpone the scheduled vote on their Obamacare semi-sort-of-partial repeal bill, phase 1.whatever. Oh, it would be easy for me to observe that the Republicans had seven long [Read More]

No Picture
Donald Trump

Conservative Violence: The Horror

By: Mike McDaniel    Often, reading the work of others, such as my colleague and pal, Bookworm,  gives me ideas for articles. Nearly as often, comments by readers do the same, such as this one by nunnyadayambiddness: Something that I have been noticing for some time now, related to firearms and the general [Read More]

Elections

Recount! It’s Not Over ‘Till Hillary Says It’s Over!

By: Mike McDaniel    What the heck is Jill Stein doing with this recount lunacy? What’s that you say? Who is Jill Stein? Stein, a physician, was the Green Party candidate for president. What?! Which election? The one we just had: November 8, 2016. Stein filed petitions for recounts in Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania, states [Read More]