Voices at CPAC 2017 Senator Rick Santorum

I spoke to Senator Rick Santorum as he was leaving CPAC 2017 after his panel It was a rather long exit for the Senator because just about everybody in the lobby wanted to pose for a picture with him. I literally waited so long (since I didn't want to take away the time from the … Continue reading Voices at CPAC 2017 Senator Rick Santorum

Donald Trump’s secret #Iowacaucus Weapon vs Ted Cruz

When viewed in an inertial reference frame, an object either remains at rest or continues to move at a constant velocity, unless acted upon by an external force Newton's 1st law of Motion Lyndon Johnson's loss had been due a political fluke. He had been beaten not by his opponent's friends but by his opponent's … Continue reading Donald Trump’s secret #Iowacaucus Weapon vs Ted Cruz

Ads: Ted Cruz Shows how it’s done, Trump & Santorum get Honorable mentions

This last week we've seen a flock of ads from presidential candidates and super packs. Some are stronger than others but for my money the most creative of the bunch is this one from Ted Cruz It makes the quite correct point that the people who are hurt most by illegal immigration are both citizens … Continue reading Ads: Ted Cruz Shows how it’s done, Trump & Santorum get Honorable mentions

My GOP Debate Takeaways

OK I've had a few hours to sleep on it and here are my debate takeaways. Winner:  Main Debate Rand Paul:  Despite not having much time in the early rounds won two segments.  Made strong cases for everything he believed and sold his positions well.  Accomplished everything he needed to do, the only question is do … Continue reading My GOP Debate Takeaways

The Democrat Iran “Killstarter” Campaign

Last month at St. Anselm College Rick Santorum said this about the Iran Deal: Here’s what I would say is that everybody who votes against this resolution and votes for the Iran deal, everybody who votes for the Iran deal owns everything Iran gonna do from this point forward. If you feel comfortable that this … Continue reading The Democrat Iran “Killstarter” Campaign

Gop Debate #1 Running updates

quick thoughts on the GOP debate(s)   Update:  Apparently the whole world agrees that Carly is the big winner: She also beat Chris Matthews to a pulp I think the MSNBC audience that heard that is now praying that she doesn't end up the nominee or anywhere near the GOP ticket. My advice to each candidate … Continue reading Gop Debate #1 Running updates

Interviews etc from the St. Anselm “Votes First” Gop event

The first part of this story about Magnificent Seven Writer and Author Tim Imholt's arrival and mine at St. Anselm and our denial of press credentials is  here I pick up the story at the top of a rise under a tree overlooking the parking lot & entrance to the press and candidate area of the … Continue reading Interviews etc from the St. Anselm “Votes First” Gop event

Rick Santorum in Manchester 5-12-15 Story #2: The Cause

What's the use of being elected or re-elected if you don't stand for something President Grover Cleveland On Tuesday Rick Santorum gave a speech at the Cornerstones NH event and if the only think you were listening for was: "Is the Former Senator and Runner up to Mitt Romney in 2012 running again?" then the … Continue reading Rick Santorum in Manchester 5-12-15 Story #2: The Cause

Rick Santorum in Manchester 5-12-15 Story #1: The Horserace

There were two Rick Santorum Stories out of Manchester NH yesterday.  The first one is the only story that the media is interested in: Will he or won't he? With the announced GOP field already large enough to field a basketball team with a six man (or woman) on the bench Cornerstone NH welcomed Rick … Continue reading Rick Santorum in Manchester 5-12-15 Story #1: The Horserace

Field Guide to NLRC 2014 Nashua: Senator Rick Santorum

Senator Rick Santorum spoke at the NLRC 2014 event: After his speech he gave me a few minutes I firmly believe that if we had nominated Senator Santorum last time around he would be President Santorum today and we'd be a lot better off. ************************************************ It's Tuesday my wife's birthday and we're Still at $87 … Continue reading Field Guide to NLRC 2014 Nashua: Senator Rick Santorum

Remember when Rick Santorum was just some Alarmist

Boy how time flies. I Remember those heady days of Yesteryear. That time only 17 months ago when Rick Santorum was making this point in Concord New Hampshire: “How about the argument that all men are created equal and the right to happiness?” Santorum pounces: “Are we saying everyone has the right to marry?” The … Continue reading Remember when Rick Santorum was just some Alarmist

Events from CPAC the National Bloggers Club Rick Santorum & Evan Sayet

At CPAC the National Bloggers Club did more than simply hold a party. They had a few events where people had a chance to mix with folks. One of them was Rick Santorum: He answered a question on Pope Francis I and others after he was thanked for attending In addition to Rick Santorum Author … Continue reading Events from CPAC the National Bloggers Club Rick Santorum & Evan Sayet

A tale of two pols and two medias

Hey Guess what Charlie Crist decided he now believes as of yesterday: Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist, who throughout his long political career has been staunchly pro-gun rights, said Wednesday that after the Connecticut school slayings, he now backs controls That quite a switch but the explanation is simple: Crist recently became a Democrat and … Continue reading A tale of two pols and two medias

Santorum Endorses and Romney Marches On….

Robert Stacy McCain's has two pieces concerning the Romney campaign that must be read. One at the American Spectator discusses Romney's strength of message and how the battlefield is playing out: What about the Electoral College? Romney's chances look promising there, too. An article in Sunday's New York Times seemed to find a suspicious amount … Continue reading Santorum Endorses and Romney Marches On….