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Tag Archives: Olympia Snowe
Has the Republican Party gone so far to the right that Republicans are an endangered species in the Northeast? The answer appears to be yes. We had another example of that last week when Rhode Island’s independent Governor Lincoln Chafee, … Continue reading
Anyone who reads me on a regular basis knows I am not a Chris Christie fan. However, in recent months the Republican Governor of New Jersey seems to have canned the bully act and instead has been acting with interests … Continue reading
Could history be repeating itself as it so often does and could a chasm in the Republican Party be starting?
Sometimes I think the biggest thing the Democrats have going for themselves is the Republican Party. Last weekend the chairman of the Republican National Committee, Reince Priebus, reinforced that thought in an interview on Bloomberg TV.
Super Tuesday really gave us more of the same despite some drama. With nine of the ten states either called or close enough to draw conclusions Mitt Romney remains the man to beat and nobody was able to do that … Continue reading
Sanity prevailed in the United States Senate yesterday, but only by a small margin. As threatened, Missouri Republican Senator Roy Blunt attempted to tag the so-called Blunt Amendment onto an important piece of legislation, in this case the Highway Funding … Continue reading
The outstanding Washington Post reporter Chris Cillizza does a number of features among them is one called the Worst Week in Washington. I don’t know who will be this week’s recipient, but I will tell you who had the best … Continue reading
If you look up the term bellwether state in the dictionary you figuratively see the map of Ohio. In 2010 Ohioans went to the polls and elected Tea Party/Republicans John Kasich and Rob Portman as Governor and United States Senator … Continue reading
I can’t help but speculate as to who is more harmful to America; the cowardly alleged leadership in the House Republican caucus or the mostly unqualified and incompetent freshman who are manipulating it. The House Republican Caucus met for some … Continue reading