Tag: Republican

NEWS

Texas Republican Rep. Gohmert Attacked By COVID—19

Texas Republican Congressman Louie Gohmert has tested positive for the coronavirus after rebuffing the wearing of a mask in public. A routine screening test at the White House showed that Gohmert has picked up the disease. He was slated to attend a trip to West Texas with President Trump. “Before you go anywhere with the president or have a meeting […]

POLITICS

Trump — Jeff Sessions Not Mentally Qualified

President Trump, in a broadside against his former attorney general, said Jeff Sessions wasn’t “mentally qualified” to be attorney general and was a “disaster” while in office. The president said that Sessions “should have never” held the office. “He was the biggest problem. I mean, look, Jeff Sessions put people in place that were a disaster.” Sessions was one of […]

EDITORIAL

Elizabeth Warren Goes Big For Little People

On September 12, 1962, when President Kennedy delivered his speech before a crowd of about 40,000 people at Rice University’s Rice Stadium, he not only won many applause but also captured the spirit of the moment. He challenged the predominantly young student audience who packed the stadium back then to think big. He said, “We choose to go to the […]

EDITORIAL

Democrats Rush To Impeachment Is Ill-Advised

The Democrats rush to a second round of call to have President Trump removed from office may play right into his 2020 reelection game plan. First, the Democrats were not able to gain any traction from the electorate for the impeachment of the President after nearly a two-year investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller. The background to that investigation was […]

NEWS

Former Rep. Joe Walsh Throws Hat Into Presidential Ring

Former Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) has announced that he would be mounting a primary challenge to President Trump. The conservative radio host unveiled his campaign on ABC’s “This Week.” “We’ve got a guy in the White House who is unfit, completely unfit to be president, and it stuns me that nobody stepped up, nobody in the Republican Party stepped up, because I’ll tell you […]

EDITORIAL

President Trump Continues His Appeal For Wall

President Donald Trump is still singing from his secure the border hymn book and his song is all about the wall, no treble! He has already told the Democratic leadership to perish the thought of any plan to re-open the government without offering more money for building a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. “The Democrats, much as I suspected, have […]

NEWS

President Trump — Shuns Senate Short-Term Spending Bill Opted For Government Shutdown

President Trump plays hardball and will not sign off on the short-term bill that would avoid a partial government shutdown starting on Saturday. “At this moment, the President does not want to go further without border security, which includes steel slats or a wall. The President is continuing to weigh his options,” White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said in […]

COMMENTARY

Is Trump Good For America?

The origin of the old adage, “If you don’t stand for something, you’ll fall for anything,” is still in doubt, but it has been attributed to Alexander Hamilton, Peter Marshall, Irene Dunne, among others. However, one of the earliest citations of its usage is attributed to Gordon A. Eadie a medical doctor who, in a 1945 issue of the Journal Mental […]

NEWS

Another Government Shut Down Looms

There is great anxiety among Dreamers — young people who were brought illegally into the United States as children. The U.S. Congress continues its pussyfooting in granting them a pathway to stay and work in the U.S. The fact is President Trump warned last year that he would end by March 5 another Obama’s program — that of protecting the […]

NEWS

Trump Ratchet Up False Claims In The Thousands

President Donald Trump has had a rollicking number of over 2000 false or misleading claims over the past year, and he has also started the new year with a bang with what now seems to be the false claims of the day. The Washington Post noted that its database which analyzes, categorizes, and tracks every suspect statement uttered by President […]