Not so fast: Trump may still need Rubio to win.

3-14-2016 Anything may happen but as of this moment Donald Trump is headed to victory in Florida tomorrow night and that will go a long way in clinching his position as the Republican nominee for president. It will crush Senator Marco Rubio who will have been beaten in his own home state. But not soContinue reading “Not so fast: Trump may still need Rubio to win.”

Can the RNC still steal the nomination from Trump on the first ballot?

Once more, Donald Trump supporters should make sure that they have their own loyal delegates elected to represent them at the Republican National Convention.  Yes, they should be respectful and make room for Governors and other office holders and long time party officials.  They too should be included in delegations that go to Cleveland. You willContinue reading “Can the RNC still steal the nomination from Trump on the first ballot?”

How Nancy Reagan forever changed the job of First Lady

Former First Lady, Nancy Reagan, will be laid to rest today in Simi Valley, California. She was a remarkable woman. Overlooked in discussions of her role as the devoted wife is how she forever changed the role of First Lady. It was a role that was markedly different from any before her but one that willContinue reading “How Nancy Reagan forever changed the job of First Lady”

The attack on Donald Trump’s wife

March 9, 2016 (See Update: War of Wives.) According to the Huffington Post, the Republican establishment, Karl Rove and the top CEO’s of the world met on an island off the coast of Georgia last weekend. A big part of the meeting was dedicated to how to destroy Donald Trump. Let’s hope that the volley leveledContinue reading “The attack on Donald Trump’s wife”

Where will the Libertarians go? Trump? Cruz? Rubio? Kasich?

My inbox is full of Libertarians who like Donald Trump? Worse. Some like Bernie Sanders. What gives? First Donald Trump. Yes, I know, he is a billionaire who has worked the system for years. He openly admits to giving money to politicians to grease the skids. He says he approves of torture because it works. He would “knockContinue reading “Where will the Libertarians go? Trump? Cruz? Rubio? Kasich?”

How the establishment will now try to steal the nomination from Donald Trump

Warning to the Trumpets. It ain’t over. It is just beginning. Below are a list of tactics that Establishment Republicans may use to block the nomination of Donald Trump.  Yes, I know. If they succeed they will not win the White House but many in the establishment will make just as much money under a DemocratContinue reading “How the establishment will now try to steal the nomination from Donald Trump”

The Political Genius of Nancy Reagan

I have been planning to write this blog for some time. And then today, sadly, I learned of the passing of the former First Lady. Nancy Reagan was more than a  classy lady, a good dresser, a charming hostess, she was a very politically astute woman. Her husband’s image only grew after his own death andContinue reading “The Political Genius of Nancy Reagan”

Coming this Monday, “how the establishment will steal the nomination from Donald Trump”

On Monday I will publish a point by point account of how the Republican establishment will now try to steal the nomination from Donald Trump. It will be completely documented with stories and videos showing the process from the precinct level to the State level and onto the convention floor itself in Cleveland. It will beContinue reading “Coming this Monday, “how the establishment will steal the nomination from Donald Trump””

Inside Romney’s attempt to steal the nomination from Donald Trump

Most pundits have missed the point behind Mitt Romney’s speech to the GOP.  He is actually considering a play for the nomination. This will resolve itself very quickly but it is based on new rules of the Republican National Convention that are not well known. Today, Romney is being compared to Ronald Reagan who gaveContinue reading “Inside Romney’s attempt to steal the nomination from Donald Trump”

Is Donald Trump the new Andrew Jackson?

In 1828 the American voters rose up in outrage against the establishment of their time, electing a public figure who was said to have no administrative, governmental experience. Andrew Jackson was considered ill suited for the presidency. Critics called him a lout. He used profanity. He had a famous temper and had actually killed a manContinue reading “Is Donald Trump the new Andrew Jackson?”