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The New Jersey Rotunda

August 7, 2013

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I’ve been talking about Republicans that once had appeal to Tea Party people, of which I am one of a certain stripe. I say once had appeal, because they have proven to be either charlatans, imposters or have fallen victim to Potomac Fever. That would be Paul Ryan, Marco Rubio, Kelly Ayotte (didn’t take her […]

Losing Private Ryan

August 2, 2013

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This is not exclusively on Congressman and erstwhile Vice Presidential candidate Paul Ryan, but Ryan – along with Senator Marco Rubio, are the most notable examples of how elastic any politician with higher ambitions can be when they succumb to the wiles of the lobbying machinery in Washington D.C. I realize that sounds like they […]

Amnesty – The Little Engine That Couldn’t

July 10, 2013

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Editor’s Note:  Since we reviewed the Senate prototype of the 2013 Government Industries ‘Reformobile’, the car has been sent over to the House of Representatives and the reaction has been much the same as ours.  But there are a few that think that if they tinker with this and that, they can foist this dog […]

As Heads Is Tails Just Call Me Unconvinced

June 25, 2013

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“Just as every cop is a criminal And all the sinners saints As heads is tails just call me Lucifer (cause) I’m in need of some restraint” I’ve always found ‘Sympathy For the Devil’, by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards, to be one of the most profound social statements of the classic rock music era.  […]

It’s A Family Affair

June 17, 2013

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Barbara Bush shocked listeners when she made her now famous comment to Matt Lauer on the Today show regarding the prospects of another Bush in the White House that, “There are other people out there that are very qualified and we’ve had enough Bushes.” A speech given recently by former Florida Governor Jeb Bush, underlined […]

Shooting The Messenger

May 17, 2013

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Within a few days of my post, “An Ounce of Prevention”, came the quite predictable response to the Heritage Foundation’s  promotion of their policy paper on the fiscal cost of providing amnesty for 11 to 15 million migrants in this country illegally.  The response from the media and advocacy group proponents of amnesty, is not […]

Lindsey Graham, John McCain and the ‘Helpful’ President

May 15, 2013

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Politico is discussing the prospects of Barack Obama’s remaining agenda in light of the trifecta of scandals exploding around him.  While the authors of the piece, Jake Sherman, Ginger Gibson and Seung Min Kim speculate that various of the items on the President’s ‘to-do list’ are to one degree or another, in jeapordy – they […]