Thoughts on the GOP convention

Here are a few thoughts on the 2016 GOP Convention.  I am of mix emotions about Cruz’s speech. I don’t know whether it was political suicide or a brilliant move.  After twenty four hours; I am leaning toward political suicide…
What Pence Brings

If Donald Trump and Mike Pence garner just enough minorities’ votes, this could cancel out the Democratic strategy of going after White female voters. Depending among which polls you view, Trump is either running in McCain/Romney territory among black voters…
Are Democrats That Stupid?

The political left in this country often treat citizens as the enemy. At times, they are more tolerant of our enemies. Republican nominee Donald Trump will not rate as the highlight in the history of the Party. However, the nomination…
What Are the Lessons of Orlando

Trump's view of stopping Muslim immigration also would have done nothing to stop this particular tragedy. But, he has several arguments he could make. This first is temporarily banning Muslims from those nations in either a war zone or dominated…
The Trump Slump

The only saving grace is that Hillary Clinton is equally unlikable. Most polls have not shown a Clinton surge, so Trump still have a chance. Republicans have to accept one fact, Trump is the weakest candidate they could put up…
The Meaning of Orlando

Hillary Clinton was Secretary of State when the troops were removed. Iranian negotiations began as well so she had a hand in the policies that led to present instability of the Middle East. So why should we trust her with…
The Election At This Point

The election at this point is an even race between Trump and Clinton.  At this time in 2008, McCain and Obama were within .7 percent of each other according to the Real Clear Politics; similar to where we are today…