A Dime’s Worth of Difference

October 25th, 2010

By Tom Carter Racist rabble-rouser and archconservative George Wallace used to say, “There’s not a dime’s worth of difference between the Republicans and Democrats.”  Ross Perot said the same thing, as did Ralph Nader and others.  What they had in common was they wanted to get elected outside the framework of the two parties.  What […]


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Random Thoughts

October 16th, 2010

By Brianna Aubin I’ve always found it ironic that although the Left is quite enthusiastic about helping small business, the middle class, and the pursuit of the American dream, they then immediately go on to punish any of those small businessmen or middle class members who actually manage to attain the American dream by becoming […]


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The Political Cost of Reform

March 13th, 2010

By Tom Carter Patrick H. Caddell and Douglas E. Schoen, former and current Democratic pollsters, say that if Democrats ignore public opinion on health care reform, the “midterms will be costly.”  In their view, the Democrats’ “blind persistence in the face of reality threatens to turn this political march of folly into an electoral rout […]


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America’s Best Hope

March 5th, 2010

By Brianna Aubin There’s a lot of fear out there that, come November, the Tea Party will be strong enough to draw a sizable portion of the vote, but not so strong as to draw its own majorities, thus hopelessly splitting the conservative vote between the Tea Parties and the GOP and letting the Democrats […]


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The Health Care Summit

February 24th, 2010

By Tom Carter It’s hard to imagine how anything very positive will come out of the President’s health care summit in Washington tomorrow.  An article in Politico describes the atmospherics and the haggles involved in detailed negotiations.  A gaggle of congressional Democrats and Republicans will meet with the President at Blair House for about six hours, […]


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