Politics

Plan to divide California into three states makes it to the ballot – headed for November vote

By Robert Laurie Initially, there were rumors that proponents of divvying up California were hoping to create two states: North and South California.  Eventually, that morphed into a plan for three states: California, Northern California,

Politics

Huh. Rand Paul really was attacked over yard debris, according to attacker’s attorney

By Robert Laurie Political watchers will recall that, last fall, Rand Paul was attacked by his next-door neighbor.  While mowing his lawn, the Senator was blindsided by a savage tackle that broke six ribs – including

Politics

Now a Senate candidate, Romney flip-flops on Donald Trump

By Robert Laurie As soon as Mitt Romney clinched the 2012 GOP nomination, I knew.  We were in for four more years of Obama. By the time election night rolled around, the polls had tightened

Clintonland

Report: Plea deal for Imran Awan – Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s disgraced IT aide

By Robert Laurie Looks like it’s shaping up to be a big day for Washington D.C. deals.  First we got word of Andrew McCabe’s desired immunity deal.  Now, we turn our attention to another scandal

Hockey. The only real sport

Better question: Why does the White House grant visits to sports teams in the first place?

By Robert Laurie Earlier today, Dan gave you his take on the Trump/Philadelphia Eagles situation. Now it’s my turn. Before we start, I want to tell our regular readers that this is not one of

Politics

Paul Ryan to retire from Congress – will not run for re-election in November

By Robert Laurie Well, we’ve been hearing some variation of this rumor for almost six months, and now it’s official.  Speaker of the House Paul Ryan is calling it quits. He’ll finish out his term,

Taxes

Watch Nancy Pelosi and Ted Lieu vow to raise your taxes if Dems retake congress

By Robert Laurie As far as I’m concerned, virtually ALL tax cuts are good tax cuts. I am, with almost 100% certainty, sure that I can spend my money better than Washington.  So, if I

Politics

DNC Black Caucus Chair tells Keith Ellison she’s ‘a former black panther’ and ‘We’ve got to turn back to the revolution’ …Keith sees camera, looks mighty nervous

By Robert Laurie During a Saturday afternoon Town Hall in Detroit, Michigan, DNC Black Caucus Chairwoman Virgie Rollins eagerly informed DNC Deputy Chair Keith Ellison that she was a former member of the Black Panther

Media Bias

Hillary: People are only telling me to shut up and go away because I’m a woman!

By Robert Laurie As you know, Hillary Clinton blew her last shot at the presidency over a year ago. Election day 2016 is now over 16 months in the past, and Trump has been in

Taxes

Watch DNC Deputy Chair try desperately NOT to say that Dems want to repeal your tax cut

By Robert Laurie For Democrats, there’s no tax increase too massive, no tax-and-spend black hole they won’t throw your money into, and no social program too fiscally irresponsible for them to support.  They’ve never met