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The Banishment Of Tom Coburn

Oklahoma Republican Senator Tom Coburn figuratively snatched defeat from the jaws of victory this week.  His actions had made him deserving of enshrinement in Harry’s Hell for some time.  His failing health and personal, (not political), friendship with President Obama … Continue reading

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2016 Republicans: Rick Santorum

Most of my readers are interested in what I think will happen in politics; that is one of the major reasons they read my articles.  Everything is an educated guess.  I am far from the level where I have a … Continue reading

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2018 Republicans: Peter King

Today we continue with our series on possible 2016 GOP presidential contenders by looking at New York Congressman Peter King.  To answer the three questions, (will he run, can he win and will he be a Veep contender), the answer … Continue reading

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2016 Republicans: Marsha Blackburn and Bobby Jindal

Today’s article is the second installment in the 2016 Republican Presidential nomination contenders series.  Unfortunately we are still in the pretenders’ phase of the project.  In fact, if history is any indication one of the two we will discuss today … Continue reading

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Did Mitch McConnell Just Become John Boehner?

It’s interesting just where you get your ideas for articles.  I got my inspiration for this one while watching Joni Ernst’s victory speech on Tuesday night.  By the way, I watched in horror!

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More Democratic Women

Women vote Democratic by a disproportion margin in America.  Based on the Senate’s action this week the gap isn’t large enough.  The Paycheck Fairness Act failed to get the 60 votes necessary to overcome a Republican filibuster and died.  The … Continue reading

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It’s Yours; Just Pay For It Twice

Wednesday night I watched the Kay Hagan – Thom Tillis Senatorial Debate in North Carolina.  (It consumed an hour of my life I wouldn’t mind having back.)  It was very predictable and neither candidate drew blood nor committed a fatal … Continue reading

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Why?

Saturday night I was looking through House of Representatives’ votes as part of a project I have been working on, (I know my life is not always very exciting), when I stumbled upon something that shocked me. 

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The Banishment Of Renee Ellmers

In November of 2010 Renee Ellmers rode a wave of Tea Party sentiment, Democratic voter apathy and out of district money to victory in North Carolina’s Second Congressional District.  Well, not exactly rode; the election went to a recount.  The … Continue reading

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The Endorsement Of Bruce Braley

It would be easy to justify endorsing Bruce Braley for the United States Senate in Iowa simply because his Republican opponent is dangerous and out of touch.  Then you look at his record, particularly his four terms in the House … Continue reading

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