Ex-SC GOP official Todd Kincannon, who was accused of threatening his wife, blames it all on cough medicine, the Charleston City Paper reports. Todd Kincannon: “I’m the kind of guy who never goes to the doctor. I finally went and was prescribed something called Benzonatate for my cough. I’d never taken it […]
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President Obama gave Republicans a gift today. He uttered 28 words during his speech at Northwestern University that made every Democrat running for election or reelection next month and possibly 2016 cringe: “I am not on the ballot this fall. Michelle’s pretty happy about that. But make no mistake: these […]
Many Republicans are coming around to accepting and supporting gay marriage. Dozens of prominent Republicans including Christine Todd Whitman and David Stockman, have signed a legal brief arguing that gays have a constitutional right to marry. That position is the opposite of what many right wing evangelicals believe. This points […]
Record High 40% of Americans Identify as Independents in 2011 as Disgust with Political Parties Rise
A record high number of Americans now identify as Independents instead of Democrat or Republican, according to a new Gallup poll. I will be the first to say I now longer consider myself a Reagan Democrat but an Independent. The poll states “the percentage of Americans identifying as political independents increased […]
I am beginning to view the Republican Party as little more that obstructionists to progress. Not only do their leaders shirk their responsibility for the many crises that this country finds itself in, but they spend an excessive amount of time engaging in anti-Obama rhetoric. The old adage that “if […]
Sometimes people have legitimate reasons for being late with filing their state and federal taxes, but I think legislators who deliberately skirt the law to avoid paying taxes should be punished to the fullest extent possible. There is a serious disconnect between their failure to file and their positions as […]