Matt Gaetz’s Wild Story Fits a Bad Pattern in the GOP

As a lifelong political conservative, I have grown profoundly annoyed with the "Trump wing" of the GOP. I cannot think of anything less conservative - or less American, really - than believing folks should have to kiss a specific individual's ring to have a career in politics. Lest anyone forget, we fought a war in … Continue reading Matt Gaetz’s Wild Story Fits a Bad Pattern in the GOP

Fear-Mongering All the Way to the Bank

It is amazing what you can get away with when your political party owns the mainstream media and turns it into a relentless propaganda machine. Andrew Cuomo's policy decisions destroyed people's lives. He ruined businesses, drove massive numbers of people into abject poverty, turned public education and higher education into a farce. His administration got … Continue reading Fear-Mongering All the Way to the Bank

The Financial Experiment Behind President Biden’s Pork Spending Spree

Photo by John Guccione on Pexels.com Selfishness and greed, individual or national, cause most of our troubles. Harry S. Truman These days, I find it incredibly difficult to talk to politically conservative friends and impossible to suffer through conservative-leaning “news” programming. This has nothing to do with agreeing or disagreeing with their principles. I just … Continue reading The Financial Experiment Behind President Biden’s Pork Spending Spree