Do you know the story of the scorpion and the frog?
The final Whig president of the United States was Millard Filmore in 1853. He marked the death of the Whigs, and the rise of the Know-Nothings. Today the GOP faces its own death, and the continued success of Donald Trump in the polls reflects the fact that the Republican Party is staring into its own… [Read More]
Donald Trump is now the GOP frontrunner. What to make of this? Probably the best conclusion is that Trump isn’t a politician, and voters connect with the anti-Washington message. He’s also an unabashed racist in many ways, and a closet liberal, as National Review’s Jim Geraghty pointed out. Trump is a unique personality that… [Read More]
I had a conversation with Rep. Austin Scott last Friday about the new Republican proposed health care legislation to repeal and replace Obamacare. The legislation is so sweeping that there were really too many topics to cover in one interview, but I believe we hit the important parts. Obamacare is potentially in trouble, with the… [Read More]
Erick Erickson, the man described by The Atlantic as the Most Powerful Conservative in America, swung his verbal hammer on the Republican Party’s abandonment of the pro-life movement. The blow hit directly on the fissure separating the party’s money and influence-peddlers from its principled core. This single statement “[maybe] it is time for a third… [Read More]
We did our duty. American democracy and self-determination once again has been validated.