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”


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”

Inside the Jeb Bush – Mitt Romney Summit

An insiders transcript leaked from the Jeb Bush – Mitt Romney summit.   (A parody) Thursday, January 22, 2015, Salt Lake City, Utah.   Bush: Governor. Romney: Governor. Romney: Jan, would you get the Governor some coffee? Bush: Oh no thanks, bottled water is fine. Romney: Well Governor that will do you some good in Nevada. (Chuckles)Continue reading “Inside the Jeb Bush – Mitt Romney Summit”

Rand Paul for President: 2016

For Republicans, there is a silver lining to the re-election of Barack Obama.  The door is now open for real change in 2016.  The recently adopted Romney Rules at the RNC, which would have locked out any true democratic participation and guaranteed eight more years of GOP establishment, top-down, Brahman-style, domination, are now moot.  TheContinue reading “Rand Paul for President: 2016”

A Mitt Romney Win?

“The time will come when the constitution and government will hang by a brittle thread and will be ready to fall into other hands but this people,  the latter-day saints will step forth and save it.” –  Joseph Smith, May, 1843. If history is any indicator Mitt Romney will win tomorrow’s election.  Yes, the pollsContinue reading “A Mitt Romney Win?”

Amazing, Romney still battles Ron Paul in New Jersey

The battle for the soul of the Republican Party is still ongoing.  If you doubt that, take a look at the Romney henchman in New Jersey, who is even now, doing everything within his power to resist the involvement of grass roots Ron Paul people.  What you saw in Tampa, where Ron Paul delegates, mostlyContinue reading “Amazing, Romney still battles Ron Paul in New Jersey”

How Mitt Romney cheated his way to the GOP nomination

New evidence is coming out about just how tough and dirty the Mitt Romney campaign fought to block the Ron Paul takeover of the Republican Party at the State Conventions last summer. It may offer a little sneak preview of what a Romney presidency will be like.  And barring war with Syria or some otherContinue reading “How Mitt Romney cheated his way to the GOP nomination”

Post Paul: What now?

Consider this, if Ron Paul were the Libertarian candidate right now, some polls have him winning 17%, which would land him in the national debates and change the course of the country.

“Security” at the RNC

Doug Wead’s photo visit to the Republican National Convention My first RNC was at the Cow Palace in San Francisco in 1964.  I was eighteen years old.  Barry Goldwater was the nominee.  I talked my way into the lobby of the Mark Hopkins Hotel and drank Gold water out of a punch bowl.  It wasContinue reading ““Security” at the RNC”