Archive for 'National Politics'

Immigration: The Wrong Debate

Immigration: The Wrong Debate

Before my 10 cents is added to the immigration debate, let me say – my mother emigrated from Honduras when she was 17, learned English after arriving in Philly and now resides in Beavercreek, OH. No [...]

Congress to Exempt Themselves from Obamacare

Congress to Exempt Themselves from Obamacare

Breaking News from Politico in DC “Lawmakers, aides may get Obamacare exemption” UN-FREAKING-BELIEVABLE! Boehner and Congress think Obamacare is so bad, they want out of the system – but those of us who had (in my [...]

Predictable: Fake Debate Over Debt in DC

Predictable: Fake Debate Over Debt in DC

Largely an ongoing joke, I don’t write new articles on the debt ceiling debate. I just re-post the same one I wrote 2 years ago. Since the debate remains completely fake, why would I bother to [...]

2012 Electoral Breakdown: What Happened in Ohio?

2012 Electoral Breakdown: What Happened in Ohio?

This is a summary of a multi-part series by Matt Mayer, with some editorial additions, on what happened in Ohio through the 2012 election cycle. How did Obama win? Why should you listen to Matt Mayer? [...]

America Is Not Dead

America Is Not Dead

There has been a lot of soul searching in the wake of this election, and everyone is looking at the result in a different way. No matter what you are thinking, and no matter what your [...]

Obama won – what now?

Obama won – what now?

The Republic did NOT die. We DO have a future, and I believe it is brighter than ever. The philosophy of liberty is alive and well. It’s just so hard to see because we all make [...]

Video: Obama Supporters Oppose His Policies

Video: Obama Supporters Oppose His Policies

You’ve got to see this incredible video below that supports my beaten to death argument on this blog – that party and candidate loyalties rarely reflect the individual belief systems of the average voter. Obama supporters [...]

New Audit the Fed Co-Sponsor – Ohio Sen. Rob Portman

New Audit the Fed Co-Sponsor – Ohio Sen. Rob Portman

Just heard from Ohio Senator Rob Portman’s office that he is now co-sponsoring the Federal Reserve Transparency Act of 2012. It’s more often than not that I disagree with elected officials – especially on matters of [...]

Keep America Free Weekend

Keep America Free Weekend

From newsletter I just sent to the Ohio 2.0 mail list on October 14th: So what the heck does that mean? What is the “Keep America Free” weekend on October 13th? It means that defenders of [...]

Why is Romney losing in Ohio?

Why is Romney losing in Ohio?

Apart from the super obvious reasons like Romney is not relating to voters, perhaps the most fascinating dynamic that could be hurting his chances in Ohio revolve around the idea that John Kasich and Mitt Romney [...]