Tag Archives: election

More Powerful Than a Locomotive

The president has begrudgingly consented to bazillions of dollars in Super Pac money to help him keep his job. This isn’t to be confused with the Super Committee, which remains in exile.

On the bright side, Supreme Court justices may attend future State of Union speeches without fear of tongue lashing.

Post Election Press Conference

101103boklores1To Doyle McManus, of the LA Times, this isn’t 1994 when Bill Clinton said of the voters, “They sent us a clear message. I got it”.   In 2010 it was all Obama could do to walk back his Nixon-like comment that those same voters are “the enemy“.

Failure to Communicate


Maybe a 55th speech on Obamacare would have set us straight. The Democrats blamed their problems on poor communication to the end.

Post Punishment President


The president appealed to Latinos this week to double down on his presidency and extract revenge from their enemies.



Here’s a  WP discussion about why a foreclosure moratorium would prevent house values from finding a bottom.

There’s no moratorium on the political race to the bottom. The Real Clear Politics average poll value of Congress is 20.5% approve 72.8% disapprove.