I’ve heard it repeated it for years. “When the Republican party runs moderates we lose. When we run real conservatives we win.” Reagan recommended the Republicans paint in “bold colors” rather than “pastels” to offer voters a clear choice, that would presumably favor Republicans. And after watching the McCain and Romney defeats, this belief that… Read more »
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Haley Barbour once said You know, Napoleon said ‘Never interfere with an enemy while he’s in the process of destroying himself.’ Which apparently derives from the Napoleon quote: “…when the enemy is making a false movement we must take good care not to interrupt him.” To paraphrase Mark Twain, I have read the obituaries and… Read more »
As one who writes about everything political, one of the downsides of living in a state that is utterly unimportant from the Electoral College perspective is the fact that you’re insulated from much of the advertising campaigns that ravaged the battleground states. (From the perspective of a normal person however, that would likely be a blessing…)
Barack Obama’s election has taken affirmative action to its ultimate destination. What is that ultimate destination? Failure. Why? Because it puts race at the heart of a decision that should have nothing to do with race.
Barack Obama is operating his own personal KGB with the express intent of spreading disinformation on private citizens in order to destroy them.
Kimberly Strassel’s article “Trolling for Dirt on the President’s List” describes the harassment and smearing of a Romney supporter and donor.
As President Obama and his administration are constantly telling us, the horrible economy is not his fault because he inherited the “Worst recession since the Great Depression”. One can certainly make that argument. You just can’t get it to stick.
In the sparring over the issue of raising the debt ceiling BArack Obama weighed in with “harsh language.”
In some of his harshest language to date in the fight over the deficit, President Obama warned today that the debt ceiling should not be “used as a gun” against Americans to extract tax breaks for the wealthy.
As the 2012 Presidential campaign gains speed, Barack Obama’s political epitaph begins to take shape. Among the achievements etched into his political tombstone will be the following:
The pace of growth in the U.S. manufacturing sector tumbled in May, slackening more than expected to its slowest since September 2009, according to an industry report released Wednesday.
The 2012 Obama Presidential re-election campaign is now officially in full swing. It is a shovel ready project.
Obama knows how stupid Democrats are and it is on their stupidity he is depending, for had they any brains or long term memory he would lose in a landslide.
Over the last few years Barack Obama has frequently been described as “detached.”
Charles Krauthammer in 2009- Obama is “cool and detached and unconcerned” :