Six Reasons why I Happily endorse Kelly Ayotte for Senate in NH

As I mentioned yesterday during my vote for Ann Wofford in Ma-3 piece I haven't talked much about the House and Senate but I would like to talk a bit about the Senate race in NH, specifically today about Senator Kelly Ayotte. Kelly Ayotte who you might remember was elected during the big red wave … Continue reading Six Reasons why I Happily endorse Kelly Ayotte for Senate in NH

Dear GOP Senate you’re about to be played again

“The target audience for all this activity was 535 people in Washington,” Treglia says — 100 in the Senate, 435 in the House. “The idea was to create an impression that a mass movement was afoot — that everywhere they looked, in academic institutions, in the business community, in religious groups, in ethnic groups, everywhere, … Continue reading Dear GOP Senate you’re about to be played again

A Most Frightening Truth for Any American Conservative

The future of the American republic is now completely dependant  on the GOP Senate led by Mitch McConnell keeping its nerve in the face of the full wrath of the liberal media for eight whole months.   If that doesn't scare you, nothing will.

More Stupid Party tricks – “GOP” Senate to get rid of SCOTUS nominee filibuster

By Steve Eggleston Fresh off the betrayal of the pro-life movement by their House counterparts by their refusal to harmonize abortion policy with Europe's ban on abortion after 20 weeks (though they did pass a permanent extension of the Hyde Amendment, which generally forbids federal funds for abortions), a couple of key Senate Republicans are … Continue reading More Stupid Party tricks – “GOP” Senate to get rid of SCOTUS nominee filibuster

Senate Republicans Learned Nothing – Gas Tax Edition

By Steve Eggleston Thanks to the fracking boom (no thanks to President Obama and his eco-nuts on that) and the Saudis attempting to do to said boom what they did to the Soviets in the 1980s, the price of gasoline has plummeted. In fact, most of the stations in the Milwaukee area are charging less … Continue reading Senate Republicans Learned Nothing – Gas Tax Edition

Restoring the Filibuster or No?

Marshall Isaac: America's the land of second chances Doctor Who:  A town called Mercy 2012 There are solid logical arguments for not changing back the Filibuster and some have been made this week at HotAir: As Ed Whelan notes, in the course of U.S. history, presidential nominees have typically enjoyed confirmation by simple majority. Only … Continue reading Restoring the Filibuster or No?

Why Obama is (Politically) Right & Mary Landrieu is wrong

I had to laugh when I saw this at Twitchy: Haha, Mary Landrieu is running faux pro-life newspaper ads in Louisiana. #LAsen pic.twitter.com/dYXk0MjYGE — Jimmy (@JimmyPrinceton) November 15, 2014 It produced some interesting exchanges such as this one: @karlschott @Opinionatedcath @JimmyPrinceton the ad is designed to suggest she is pro-life but her 100% NARAL rating … Continue reading Why Obama is (Politically) Right & Mary Landrieu is wrong

Vote Scott Brown & Demoralize them as Hell

As everyone knows I supported first Karen Testerman and then Bob Smith for the GOP Senate in NH furthermore I argued that nominating Scott Brown might cause 2A and pro-life people to stay home. However not only did Scott Brown win the primary but he's run an excellent campaign overall. Combine this with a poor … Continue reading Vote Scott Brown & Demoralize them as Hell

The Scott Brown NH Silver Lining

If you are a regular reader of this blog you know I think Senator Scott Brown NH Senate run is a mistake that has some potentially disastrous consequences for the GOP in NH. I think it would have been better if Senator Brown had choose to run in Massachusetts and I suspect Charlie Baker would … Continue reading The Scott Brown NH Silver Lining

Does NOBODY see the Potential Headline here?

Today the NYT is reporting on the runoff race in Mississippi with the headline: Cochran Asking Blacks to Rescue Him in Republican Primary Bishop Ronnie C. Crudup stood before roughly a dozen of his colleagues at a weekly Baptist fellowship meeting last week and asked for their help in a fight that, until now, would … Continue reading Does NOBODY see the Potential Headline here?

Field Guide to NRLC 2014 Ray McCay R-RI Candidate for US Senate

I Spoke to RI GOP Senate CAndidate Ray McCay at the Northeastern Republican Leadership Conference

NLRC 2014 The Elephant in the Room and the Grok outside of it

Yesterday was the close of NLRC 2014 in Nashua New Hampshire an event that was filled with Republicans from the Northeast talking and feeling optimistic about election 2014. The event was well-managed both by the hotel & by the NHGOP. The party & staff under chair Jennifer Horn did an excellent job putting it together. … Continue reading NLRC 2014 The Elephant in the Room and the Grok outside of it

Tea Party Candidate makes CBS in Feb…but not Breitbart

You might remember I've mentioned Dwayne Stovall a few times on this blog and in an earlier post specifically said he was my pick for the Senate in Texas: Being a Stovall fan I noticed that he seems to have finally broken through to the MSM which has previously totally ignored him as won straw … Continue reading Tea Party Candidate makes CBS in Feb…but not Breitbart

Cornyn & Davis A Tale of Two Texans

Yesterday we had a field day with Wendy Davis latest Flip Flop both on this site and on Twitter with the hashtag #wendydaviscorebeliefs #wendydaviscorebeliefs I should be gov of #texas #tcot #p2 #Schadenfreude @TwitchyTeam— Peter Ingemi (@DaTechGuyblog) February 12, 2014 It was a lot of fun but Wendy Davis was not the only Texan who … Continue reading Cornyn & Davis A Tale of Two Texans

Brown in NH, the Biggest Mistake the NH GOP can make

You've got to be kidding me. DaTechGuy January 31st 2013 The time to take over the GOP (state by state) or set up a real third party (let’s call it the conservative party, like NY state), is NOW, after a historic election that demonstrated the ineptness of the “Wizards of Smart”. Mike Rogers November 9th … Continue reading Brown in NH, the Biggest Mistake the NH GOP can make

The Plum Line Gives Away the Game

Journo-list Greg Sargent is worried about the White House being undermined by house democrats on Iran. Strangely enough he seems less worried about Iran undermining the deal but it's not like the priority is to actually stop Iran, as it was to have a "deal" that LOOKS like it stops Iran. But hidden within that … Continue reading The Plum Line Gives Away the Game

Be Michael not Sonny

Brigadier:: Did you believe them? 4th Doctor:  No, of course not, and they know I didn't. And I know that they know that I didn't, and they know that I know that... Doctor Who  Robot 1974 Worf:  We will wait until he feels the grasp of his enemies around his throat Star Trek TNG  Redemption … Continue reading Be Michael not Sonny

Now the Stakes are Higher and More Extreme

Darth Vader:  I am altering the deal, pray I don't alter it further The Empire Strikes Back 1980 Former slave: (selling his captors to slave traders) Do unto others before they do unto you, that is survival and economics! Groo:  (drawing swords) Groo will do unto you! Groo the Wander #5 slavers Epic Comics July … Continue reading Now the Stakes are Higher and More Extreme

Ted Cruz’s gift to the GOP Establishment

Senator: Perhaps the general will at least tell us what his plans are Andrew Jackson: Senator if the hair on my head knew my plans I'd cut it off. The Buccaneer 1968 It's usually a given that the MSM totally misrepresent the actions of people they wish to destroy so it's not all that unusual … Continue reading Ted Cruz’s gift to the GOP Establishment

….While Gabriel Gomez Makes a Rookie Mistake

Oh, I am heartily tired of hearing about what Lee is going to do. Some of you always seem to think he is suddenly going to turn a double somersault, and land in our rear and on both of our flanks at the same time. Go back to your command, and try to think what … Continue reading ….While Gabriel Gomez Makes a Rookie Mistake