Category Archives: Republicans

ObamaCare via Dems; ObamaTrade via GOP; Where’s the Difference?

Democrat House Speaker Nancy Pelosi assured her immortality with her advice to pass Obamacare so as to learn what was in it. That scandalized the GOP that waited until now to adopt the same attitude, for ObamaTrade in the later … Continue reading

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Dumb vs. Dumber for President, Come 2016? (But This Time Is Different, Right?)

We are told that ¬†49%of Americans receive government benefits. That more than 80 million receive Medecaid. That’s over a quarter of the population receiving government healthcare for the ‘poor.’ And referring to last night’s post, this is the situation in … Continue reading

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The GOP: How To Oppose Immigration Without Being Deprived Of It …

The Democrats want as many million illegal aliens imported, working and ultimately voting as possible. President Obama has made that unarguable. Republicans resemble a young girl long pledged to the boy next door, suddenly rushed by the son of the … Continue reading

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Watching Republicans Squirm …

If one overlooks, as the politicians do, the real lives affected, it is sort of fun to watch politicians giving a decent imitation of cockroaches evading the light. Just now, it is the GOP in that position; the Democrats have … Continue reading

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NEWS: Information, or Distraction?

Cable and broadcast TV plus newspaper chains now owned by a half dozen or so news giants control what we learn every day about our world. In the U.S, most of these reflect the Obama Administration and/or Democratic Party talking … Continue reading

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An Incredibility Shrinking Presidency …

President Obama appears to us to have reached that point in his political trajectory where he has passed apogee and is falling back to earth. Even Democrats are now complaining of what he has done or what he hasn’t done. … Continue reading

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Do Democrats Or Republicans REALLY Want To Elect The Next President?

The Democrats have obtained most of what they can expect from President Obama; his polls are drifting into George Bush territory. And frustratingly, they are for the moment at least, stuck with Hillary Clinton as heir-apparent-with-baggage. Given all the Obama … Continue reading

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The Health of Hillary, the GOP … And America

Hillary Clinton is the current 2016 ¬†Democratic presidential candidate. She may at this point be self-appointed, but her party’s reticence regarding any other possibility clarifies the situation. And while she has been coy about her intentions, her supporters have not. … Continue reading

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Politics As Usual As Far As The Eye Can See (Which Is Only As Far As The Next Economic Dust Cloud)

We seem to be watching two, simultaneous election cycles unfolding at once. One is the obvious Congressional election this November; the other, the Presidential and Congressional cycle of 2016. The first is overt and acknowledged; the second, more covert and … Continue reading

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The Ninth Beatitude: Political Prophecy In An Age Of Ignorance…

It was said that two trains headed towards one another on the same track, one whose engineer was Norwegian and the other whose engineer was drunk, were safe because “Norse is Norse and Souse is Souse and never the twain … Continue reading

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