During Republican primaries, we often hear the “Buckley Rule” referred to by conservative commentators. Its popular understanding (which doesn’t quite match up with its literal meaning as put forth by William F. Buckley Jr.) is that Republicans should support the most conservative candidate who is electable. The concept has always made… CONTINUE
Math is hard.
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In what reality does it make sense to warn your opponent against taking action that would work in your favor?
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For some reason, the GOP believes if they go about things in a similar fashion as Democrats, but do them as Republicans, the outcome will be different. Let’s just say there are a lot of short attention spans in D.C. As you’ve noticed, the American Health Care Act (Trumpcare/Obamacare Lite/Ryancare) has received incredibly sharp criticism from all sides, and rightly so. Speaker Paul Ryan tried to | Read More »
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No one ever said that dealing with the health care debacle would be easy, and we’re getting our first taste of those difficulties right now with the unpopular reception of the American Health Care Act. Despite its backing by President Trump and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, many in… CONTINUE
Whether he loves it or not, chaos will be the order of the day when it comes to replacing Obamacare. Trump’s penchant for being impetuous and influenced heavily by the last group of people meeting with him, will result in headaches for legislators. Press reports will say he’s “open” to one change or another and it will create a mess. It’s already a chaotic scene, | Read More »
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Good. This is nonsense, and it needs to be settled by adults.
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Get over it, already.
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Four years is a long time in politics. Still, it’s fun to sit back and chuckle, watching President Barack Obama scramble in his last few days of office attempt to behave as though he’s getting tough on Russia. His sanctions are more a political ploy, designed to paint Donald Trump into a box than any real attempt to punish Russia for what they did. Obama | Read More »
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During a 60 Minutes interview tonight, Speaker Paul Ryan vouched for President-elect Trump’s understanding of the Constitution. The Hill reports on Scott Pelley’s interview with the Speaker. “I think he understands there’s a Constitution. And that those separate but equal branches of government give us a limited government. And he believes that,” Ryan said. “I think he understands there’s a Constitution.” That’s not exactly a comforting | Read More »
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