Where Does Election 2016 Go Now?

The good news is that the GOP does have options beginning with Ted Cruz, who is one of more knowledgeable politicians and John Kasich, who I find insufferable but who has shown to be a competent politician throughout his career.…
Are Trump and Herbert Hoover Similar

In 1929, Herbert Hoover became President.  Before being President, Herbert Hoover’s reputation was that of a self-made millionaire and brilliant manager.  He also served as Secretary of Commerce under the Harding/Coolidge Administration.  But, to many voters he was the Great…
Random thoughts

A few random thoughts struck me over the past week.  If you want to know why Bernie Sanders should never be allowed near the Presidency, a comment that he made about charitable organization when he attended a meeting kicking off United…
The End of Civility

This state of affairs doesn’t excuse Trump. If anything, it makes any flirtation with authoritarianism on his part more disturbing. If America can’t have two political parties willing to stand up for freedom of expression, it must have one.” Now…