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Rick Perry Snubbed By 2-Term Tea Party Congressman

Rick Perry Snubbed By 2-Term Tea Party Congressman

On August 15, Perry was indicted by a Travis Country grand jury on two felonies stemming from allegations of abuse of power and its effects are rippling throughout the Republican political establishment in Texas. The News-Journal reports that State Rep. David Simpson, R-Longview, is declining to join Gov. Rick Perry and his supporters in characterizing […]

An Open Letter To Pat McCrory From ‘Liberal Prop’ Madison Kimrey

Dear Pat McCrory, Today is the one year anniversary of you calling me a prop. Although your remark was far from a good example of leadership to the young people of North Carolina, I must thank you. Your response to me helped to bring national attention to the great injustice that was perpetrated on our […]

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Is There Something Wrong With The Economy?

I ran across an interesting article today that cited something known in economic circles as “secular stagnation.” The definition: “Secular” implies the depressed state of the economy is down to structural, supply-side factors, while “stagnation” suggests cyclical obstacles to demand are to blame. The first sentence in the piece is “Is there something wrong with […]

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Republican “Southern Strategy”: Getting the Bigots to the Ballot Box

Once upon a time, the “Solid South” was Democratic. (That’s “big D”, not “little d”. It’s hardly ever been “little d”.) Now, it’s entirely the opposite. It’s still “solid”, but now it’s Republican. (And, getting farther and farther away from “little d” status.) So……Wha’ hoppin”? The story is long and pretty complicated for a short […]

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Open Letter To The Democratic National Committee – You’re Blowing It

Dear DNC and Elected Officials, Yesterday I received an email from a friend. It read: “I wish the DNC and OFA were as vigilant about getting out the vote as they are about getting me to sign Obama’s b’day card.” Democratic Officials – you’re blowing it. There’s a few who are NOT blowing it. A […]

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