Tag Archives: District of Columbia

Don’t Get Seduced

The other day I heard a television commentator questioning a guest about his opinion of the latest presidential preference polls.  If I were playing word association with that TV segment my answer would have been: irrelevant.  Keep in mind I … Continue reading

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The Endorsement Of Hillary Clinton

I see no finer, more qualified candidate for President of the United States emerging in the 2016 field than Hillary Clinton.  She has a combination of education, maturity, political and life experience superior to any candidate of either Party declared … Continue reading

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Crimenibus

It is Saturday afternoon December 13, 2014 as I write this article.  Thursday the House passed the so-called Cromnibus bill.  The word is a combination of “cr” for continuing resolution and “omnibus” for an omnibus budget.  I am choosing to … Continue reading

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It’s Over, I Think

Monday the Supreme Court began its new term.  Normally I would have already written an article or two in anticipation of what was to come.  I have been distracted by the 2014 mid-terms and am not atoning for that sin … Continue reading

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The Final Chapter Will Be Short

How often do you see a celebrity being interviewed who appears to be an overnight success, only to discover that they toiled for years to reach that point?  A cry from the youth of my older readers was the huckster … Continue reading

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Carpetbagger?

If I were a political consultant I would probably look for one of the classic strategies to use for a new client.  If my client was the challenger I could use the time honored: time for a change strategy.  If … Continue reading

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15 Examples Of Tea Party Willful Ignorence

Tuesday was the anniversary of the adoption of the United States Constitution in 1787.  I was invited to and attended a Tea Party sponsored reading of the Constitution.  The body of the original Constitution was read followed by the first … Continue reading

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Big Money

Below is a direct quote from a report by The Sunshine Foundation documenting the impact of the very largest donors of disclosed money in the 2012 election: “One sign of the reach of this elite “1% of the 1%”: Not … Continue reading

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A Sweeper And A Dreamer

It came as no big surprise to anyone paying attention when Mitt Romney swept the Maryland, Wisconsin and the District of Columbia primaries Tuesday night.  Baring death or the greatest political collapse in modern history Mitt Romney will be the … Continue reading

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When A Win Is Still A Loss

Saturday night Louisiana held its Republican Presidential primary.  Saturday afternoon I accurately predicted the order of finish for one of my sons-in-law.  It was that apparent going in that Rick Santorum would finish in first, Mitt Romney in second with … Continue reading

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