Tag Archives: Citizens United

Hillary Needs Bernie

This is not the story of an adulterous affair between two politicians.  If it were it would get more news coverage and this article would cause my readership to spike.  This is the story of a fact of life in … Continue reading

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White Knight By Default?

I saw an editorial cartoon yesterday morning the caption of which said: “Three out of four Republicans are running for President.”  Thankfully that is an exaggeration but, granted poetic license, not that much of one. 

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The Endorsement Of Russ Feingold

This is probably the easiest article I will write in 2015.  Thursday my wife and I were driving along when my BlackBerry buzzed with an e-mail from Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren announcing that Russ Feingold was running for the Senate … Continue reading

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How Dangerous Would President Jeb Be?

I have long felt that Jeb Bush is the best candidate for the Republicans to run in 2016 if they are serious about trying to win back the White House.  If you follow the donor money I’m not alone.  Keep … Continue reading

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The Issue Is The Right To Vote

I, and the majority of Americans, feel there needs to be a path to citizenship in any comprehensive immigration reform.  It is that very issue of citizenship that is the true stumbling block that is preventing said reform from becoming … Continue reading

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2016 Republicans: Chris Christie

The most perilous predictions I will make in this entire series are the ones I make about today’s subject: New Jersey Governor Chris Christie.  More than he wants to admit his political future is predicated on his legal future.  Indictment(s) … Continue reading

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Does It Really Matter?

Hopefully this is the last mention of the Cromnibus for a while at least. There was a provision that drove most liberals crazy, but it really wasn’t that big of a deal to me.  Still I owe it to my … Continue reading

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The Endorsement Of Sarah Crawford

Today’s endorsement is going to break some ground and is the most personal I have ever written for this site.  Of the 13 prior endorsed candidates for 2014, I only know one personally and that is limited to a couple … Continue reading

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Proof Of A Purchased Party

The effort to amend the Constitution to reverse the Citizens United decision died in the United States Senate on Thursday.  It clearly illustrated the difference between the Parties and that money is speech in America; especially when you are talking … Continue reading

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Inversion

I learned a new word the other day.  Well not exactly a new word; more like a new and very different meaning for a word I have known for decades.  The word is inversion.  I think I remember it being … Continue reading

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