Category Archives: Political Parties

What is Wrong With Gary Johnson’s Libertarian Economics

Presidential candidate Gary Johnson holds fairly typical Libertarian economic positions. Most of these positions are unworkable in a modern economy.

Suicide By Government

The sequester will be upon us in four days, and Congress is whiling away its time on pettiness and ad hominem attacks instead of tackling the issue.

The Night they Drove the US Down

The Republican plan to destroy Washington as a political force is gathering steam as we race full tilt towards the sequester and another financial crisis.

The Incredible Growing Government

The Republican response to the State of the Union was tepid at best, insipid at worst, either way, it was irrelevant to the problems facing the nation.

A Strong Republican Party

The disarray on the right-wing is not healthy for this democracy, or for the Republican Party. Republicans need to move back to the center for the good of the nation.

How the Leopard Changed its Spots

Republicans want to change their message to appeal to more voters. What they fail to understand is that you cannot repackage a bad message.

The Great Socialist

Conservatives call Obama’s call to action too liberal, or socialist, or partisan. Yet his call was inclusive and visionary, layinig out a path into the future, a future that leaves conservatives in the past.

To Abrogate a President

Republicans continue to frustrate the Presidents agenda by blocking all nominees for his cabinet, regardless of the qualifications. This does not bode well for Liberal Democracy.

Solving Dysfunction in Washington

There are ways to solve the gridlock in Washington, some unlikely, and some downright dangerous. Without serious change by Republicans, none are likely.

Blackmailing a nation

Republicans continue to blackmail the nation with extreme positions on social spending cuts and taxes.