Tag Archives: Marco Rubio

Good Policy And Good Political Strategy

Hillary Clinton visited Nevada on Tuesday and made some progressive statements on immigration.  She was actually slightly to the left of President Obama which made a lot of Democrats happy.  The Republican operatives immediately charged that it was a political … Continue reading

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Follow The VA Money

The Republicans have long been famous for zombie lies.  Now they are also famous for zombie ideas.  Ideas that truth and logic had thought they had killed off.  There is a new attempt to privatize the VA.  During the 2012 campaign … Continue reading

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The Kitchen Table Economy

It’s the kitchen table economy, stupid.  That paraphrasing of James Carville’s famous edict that elected her husband in 1992 appears to be the theme for Hillary Clinton’s campaign some 24 years later. 

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Where Does Treason Begin?

The question on my mind is where does partisanship cross over into treason?  I’m not sure I’m going to answer that today, but in the wake of an open letter signed by 47 Republican members of the United States Senate … Continue reading

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Your Tax Dollars At “Work”

After 43 votes, 40 of them amendments and two procedural, the Senate finally approved S1, The Keystone XL Pipeline Act, by a vote of 62-36-2 on Thursday.  The bill will now go to conference committee to be reconciled with HR … Continue reading

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Small World

A trio of events that occurred on three different continents this Sunday all caught my attention and I’d like to briefly explore them today.  They illustrated how interconnected our world is in the 21st century.

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Another Fool Revealed

Tuesday night I listened to the President Obama’s State of the Union address.  At its conclusion I walked my dogs while collecting my thoughts.  Then I sat down and wrote an article about it, publishing it in time for my … Continue reading

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Replay?

Sometimes the more things change the more they stay the same.  That actually may be happening in the 114th Congress.  If I were to write about every zany thing happening in this session thus far I would need to significantly … Continue reading

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2016 Republicans: Jeb Bush

We have reached the final four.  I am covering them in alphabetical order since I think any of them could become the Republican nominee if the stars align themselves in a certain way.  On the other hand I don’t see … Continue reading

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2016 Republicans: Marco Rubio

Today we continue the series with a look at Florida Senator Marco Rubio.  In answering the three questions I will make one bold prediction.  Rubio will run and that will have an impact on the race; he will not win; … Continue reading

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