Post Tagged with: "Ronald Reagan"

No Mitt Romney, You aren’t Second Coming of Ronald Reagan

No Mitt Romney, You aren’t Second Coming of Ronald Reagan

(OPINION) – Mitt Romney and his family believe he would have been a better president than Barack Obama. The American people didn’t think so, that’s why he lost by a landslide in 2012 and didn’t even make it out of the primary stage in 2008. His tenure as Massachusetts governor […]

by · January 16, 2015 · Mitt Romney
James Brady’s Death Ruled a Homicide From John Hinckley Gunshot in 1981

James Brady’s Death Ruled a Homicide From John Hinckley Gunshot in 1981

James Brady’s death ruled a homicide:  The recent death of former president Ronald Reagan’s press secretary James Brady has been ruled a homicide from John Hinckley Jr.’s gunshot on March 30, 1981 during an assassination attempt. The District of Columbia medical examiner ruled on Friday that James Brady’s death was […]

by · August 8, 2014 · Politics
John Feehery: Barack Obama is the “Velcro President”

John Feehery: Barack Obama is the “Velcro President”

Barack Obama has been dubbed the “Velcro President” because everything seems to stick to him — IRS scandal, Benghazi, VA, Gitmo prisoner swap, etc. Is this a fair assessment, considering the Republican Party made it their mission to derail him on every move? John Feehery: “They said that Ronald Reagan was […]

by · June 5, 2014 · Politics
James Baker Says Ronald Reagan Regretted South Africa Sanctions Veto

James Baker Says Ronald Reagan Regretted South Africa Sanctions Veto

Yet another Republican trying to put perfume on the pig…..Former Secretary of State James Baker said on CBS’ “Face the Nation,” that he was “certain” Ronald Reagan regretted vetoing sanctions against South Africa during Apartheid. Um, of course, he offered no proof of this. He said Ronald Reagan later worked […]

by · December 8, 2013 · Nelson Mandela, Politics, Trending News
“Lee Daniels’ The Butler’ Under Fire for Portrayal Ronald Reagan as a Racist

“Lee Daniels’ The Butler’ Under Fire for Portrayal Ronald Reagan as a Racist

“Lee Daniels’ The Butler” is taking some heat from the family of former president Ronald Reagan on his portrayal in the movie as racist. The Washington Post is also out with an interesting take on what the movie got wrong. The article claims Ronald Reagan could never have harbored racist […]

by · August 30, 2013 · Entertainment, Today's Headlines
Andrew Sullivan:  If Obama Wins Reelection He Becomes the Democrats’ Ronald Reagan

Andrew Sullivan: If Obama Wins Reelection He Becomes the Democrats’ Ronald Reagan

The Daily Beast’s Andrew Sullivan wrote an interesting article about what Obama’s possible reelection would mean, saying he would become the Democrats’ Ronald Reagan, who beat the odds and won. Odds such as a recession, looming terror threats, passing universal healthcare and dealing with high unemployment. Andrew Sullivan:  “If Obama […]

by · September 24, 2012 · Elections
Joshua Green:  Newt Gingrich is the Real “Welfare Queen,” Indolent and Undeserving

Joshua Green: Newt Gingrich is the Real “Welfare Queen,” Indolent and Undeserving

I came across an interesting article dubbing GOP presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich the real Welfare Queen, undeserving and indolent on all fronts. Thankfully, his presidential aspirations are dissipating just as fast as his campaign funds and we won’t be subjected to his hypocritical and self-serving rhetoric.  Joshua Green:  “But Newt […]

by · April 25, 2012 · Newt Gingrich

Newt Gingrich New Campaign Strategy is to Sabotage Mitt Romney in Tampa at Republican National Convention

Newt Gingrich knows he can’t win the GOP presidential nomination, so he will do the next best thing in his mind — sabotage Mitt Romney any way he can, particularly at the Republican National Convention in Tampa. Patricia Murphy:  Newt Gingrich tipped his hand last night at “his campaign’s real strategy, […]

by · March 14, 2012 · Newt Gingrich
Newt Gingrich Should Step Aside and Let Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum Battle it Out for Presidential Nomination

Newt Gingrich Should Step Aside and Let Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum Battle it Out for Presidential Nomination

End of the road for Newt Gingrich? If we could be so lucky. Dana Milbank seems to think the writing is on the wall for the erratic egomaniac. Dana Milbank on Gingrich’s Florida hijinks:  “Sunday night at a Hyatt bar in Jacksonville, Newt Gingrich approached a table of reporters to announce […]

by · January 31, 2012 · Newt Gingrich
Drudge Report Continues Attack on Newt Gingrich: Pat Buchanan Says Reagan White House Saw Him as a “Political Opportunist”

Drudge Report Continues Attack on Newt Gingrich: Pat Buchanan Says Reagan White House Saw Him as a “Political Opportunist”

The Drudge Report continues its attack on Newt Gingrich, linking to more Republicans unloading on the presidential hopeful. Pat Buchanan, who has credibility issues of his own, says the Reagan White House saw Newt Gingrich as a “political opportunist” and someone who was “not trusted.” Um, this is the same […]

by · January 29, 2012 · Newt Gingrich