How Trump beats a rigged convention?

4/18/2016 “That’s not fair!” Donald Trump supporters say. They are complaining about the fact that millions of votes are ignored as the GOP establishment continues to try to rob him of the nomination by stacking the delegate process. What an irony. In 2012, former governor and GOP Rules Chairman, John Sununu, said the exact same thingContinue reading “How Trump beats a rigged convention?”

Ron Paul’s lost delegates: Why they may decide the 2016 GOP nomination

Donald Trump and Ted Cruz are locked into a death embrace for delegates to the Republican National Convention. The showdown seems headed to California. But there is another block of delegates, big enough to settle the contest on the first ballot. I will call them the lost delegates and whoever finds them first just mightContinue reading “Ron Paul’s lost delegates: Why they may decide the 2016 GOP nomination”

THE POWER OF IVANKA TRUMP

A guest blog by Camille Wead, first year law student. Doug Wead’s daughter. The Power of Ivanka Trump Do not underestimate the power of a pregnant woman. From the pregnant Duchess of Cambridge’s celebrity appearances to pregnant Kim Kardashian’s six-inch stilettos, if these past years have taught us anything it’s to never underestimate the powersContinue reading “THE POWER OF IVANKA TRUMP”

Who is the GOP establishment?

You hear a lot of talk about the GOP establishment delegates and how they plan to steal the nomination from frontrunner, Donald Trump and maybe even Ted Cruz too. But who exactly are they? It’s a political jungle so I will describe some of the fowl as metaphors. Any resemblance to persons living or dead isContinue reading “Who is the GOP establishment?”

Coming Monday, who is the GOP establishment?

Today I received a remarkable email from a very powerful friend with much influence. A public figure you have seen on television. Here’s what he wrote me…. So Doug at Christmas Time I sat with my Congressman from —————- and he said we’re already talking about a brokered convention with Ryan coming out as  theContinue reading “Coming Monday, who is the GOP establishment?”

Exposing the corrupt reasons why “the establishment” fears Trump and Sanders?

Why does the GOP establishment fear Donald Trump? And the Democratic establishment fear Bernie Sanders? Money.   Both political parties depend on large donations from banks and corporations. So too do candidates running for office. What do the banks and corporations get in return? Money right back at ya. Big money. Directly and indirectly. Money through theContinue reading “Exposing the corrupt reasons why “the establishment” fears Trump and Sanders?”

Strange bedfellows: Why Trump and Cruz need each other now

Today the airwaves are full of false reports from experts telling us how the Republican National Convention might become open and might nominate a new name. Karl Rove claims that this might happen. Respected pundits speculate about it.  But it simply will never happen and let me explain why. To put another name into playContinue reading “Strange bedfellows: Why Trump and Cruz need each other now”

How Trump Wins?

What does Donald Trump need to do to nail down the Republican Nomination? The last thing one would expect. Money. The last remaining, major piece in the Trump campaign is a successful, powerful, independent Super Political Action Committee to answer the bombardment which is only beginning.  And that requires money. No matter how rich Mr. Trump mayContinue reading “How Trump Wins?”

WAR OF WIVES: INSIDE THE TRUMP-CRUZ FIGHT

In 1988 I received a call from my boss Lee Atwater. He was the campaign manager for presidential candidate, George H.W. Bush, and he had a strange request. “Hey Wead,” Atwater said, “Get the word out. Kitty Dukakis has the clap.” Kitty Dukakis was the wife of our Democrat opponent, Governor Michael Dukakis of Massachusetts. She didContinue reading “WAR OF WIVES: INSIDE THE TRUMP-CRUZ FIGHT”

Why the GOP Establishment still thinks they can take out Donald Trump

Yes, I know. It’s getting late. He is way ahead. Even if he should not get all of the delegates he needs – and he will – there are many options, many deals he can make to win the others. Not to worry. Just start thinking about the general right? Wrong. There is a reasonContinue reading “Why the GOP Establishment still thinks they can take out Donald Trump”