Tag - Donald Trump

Suspending Disbelief: PLEASE don’t support Trump because you believe his nomination is a foregone conclusion

Donald Trump Foregone Conclusion

If you’re a stalwart, die-hard Donald Trump supporter, you’re already lost and you’re taking the party down a dark path to another general election loss. If you’re one of those who will consider Trump because you believe his victory is already solidified, read on. The path to the nomination is far from over and Trump hasn’t been crowned yet. Read More

I want to support Donald Trump but his supporters sound like fools

Trump Supporters

Unlike the majority of my cohorts, I’m coming in late to the political discussion. It may sound sad, but the next debate will be the first that I watch. It’s not that I’m apolitical. I’ve always been one to start investigating candidates after the storylines are a little more clear. I only need to look at all of the research my sister did on Carly Fiorina to support my contention that it’s a waste of time until shortly after the primary season starts. Read More

Cruz signs Balanced Budget Amendment pledge. Here’s why others won’t do the same.

Balanced Budget Amendment

There’s a challenge with proposing a balanced budget amendment. It’s not popular with sitting politicians. It basically says that the freedoms that past politicians exploited to spend money irresponsibly won’t be applied to current politicians. This terrifies any politician who doesn’t have fiscal responsibility on their agenda. Read More

Why I’m dumping Carson and Trump and supporting Ted Cruz for President

Ted Cruz Earned My Vote

The Republican Establishment is grinning ear to ear right now. Two of the insurgent candidates are ganging up on the third in a petty effort to take him down from his leading position. It’s a sad state of affairs when just a couple of days ago things seemed so rosy for the cause of conservatism and the future of the United States of America. Read More

Marco Rubio will be the best GOP candidate in 2020 or 2024

Marco Rubio 2024

The final GOP debate prior to the Iowa caucus was the point that made up my mind. Marco Rubio is going to be a very good Republican candidate for President in a future election, but he will have his lunch eaten if he’s the GOP nominee this year. The funny part is that he’s gaining a reputation as being the most electable. Nothing could be further from the truth. In fact, he might be able to give Donald Trump a run for his money as the least-electable major GOP candidate. Read More