Tag Archives: 9-9-9

It’s Knute Rockne, Michele

When you put six people on stage who are devoid of feasible ideas having an intellectually stimulating debate is an unrealistic expectation.  That is exactly what happened Saturday night on the campus of Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa during … Continue reading

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You Can Even Lie About Your Name And Still Win

Last night CNN broadcast a Republican Presidential debate that it co-hosted with the Heritage Foundation and the American Enterprise Institute.  CNN’s Wolf Blitzer was the moderator but almost all the questions came from the Heritage Foundation and AEI scholars in … Continue reading

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Dead Man Talking

Last week I looked at my calendar and planned out some of my articles.  I planned on monitoring election results on Tuesday night and then writing a piece for Wednesday.  On Wednesday night I planned on watching the Republican Presidential … Continue reading

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Conference Politics

I don’t know if it was his original idea but until corrected I will give attribution for it to Chris Matthews because I first heard him talk in these terms.  Months ago he likened the campaign for the Republican Presidential … Continue reading

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Who’ll Be The Next In Line?

About sixty minutes into last night’s debate, after we saw Herman Cain’s campaign and what was left of Rick Perry’s campaign go down in flames The Kinks 1965 hit, Who’ll Be the Next in Line, started to run through my … Continue reading

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9-9-9 Exposed

Over the last several decades there have been two tax reform plans that have gotten a lot of attention, particularly on the right.  They both have similar names and sound good at first glance.  I am speaking of the Flat … Continue reading

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The Not So Great Eight

What is the difference between Republicans in the United States Senate and on the campus of Dartmouth College when it comes to creating jobs and helping the economy?  The answer is there is none.  In the Senate every Republican Senator … Continue reading

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