Our Most Overestimated President

This past weekend’s Wall Street Journal carried an article entitled “Our Most Peculiar President” which reviews two new books on former President Richard M. Nixon. The reviewer concludes that Mr. Nixon was an extreme introvert in an extreme extrovert job. … Continue reading

Posted by at 05:00 | Posted in Congress, Foreign Relations, Leadership, President Obama | 6 Comments

Apparently peace prizes don’t stop nuclear missiles

by NW Spotlight 2009: President Obama won the Nobel Peace Prize for his “pledges to reduce the world stock of nuclear arms.” 2015: Russia is getting 40 new nuclear missiles. From the Associated Press today “Russia’s military this year alone … Continue reading

Posted by at 10:09 | Posted in Foreign Relations, President Obama, Ukraine | 3 Comments

The Difference Between Educated and Accomplished

Former Gov. Howard Dean (D-VT) marshalling all of the noblesse oblige elitism of the progressive movement criticized Gov. Scott Walker (R-WI) for not having graduated from college. MRC Newsbusters reported on February 12, 2015: “What a snob! On today’s Morning … Continue reading

Posted by at 05:00 | Posted in 2016 Presidential Election, Economy, Foreign Relations, Leadership, Obamacare, President Obama | 15 Comments

Obama’s Incompetence Is Losing Iraq

Last week the Iraqi city of Ramadi fell to the Islamic State (ISIS) forces despite the numerical superiority of the Iraqi armed forces. USA Today reported: “Iraqi security forces fled Ramadi without putting up a fight, despite holding as much … Continue reading

Posted by at 05:00 | Posted in Individual Responsiblity, Iraq, Islam, Leadership, President Obama | 13 Comments

Obama’s Arab Summit: Prelude to a Backstabbing

Last week President Barack Obama assembled his ill-fated “summit” with the leaders of the Gulf Cooperation Council (Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Bahrain, and Oman.) Because of the distrust in Mr. Obama held by most of these … Continue reading

Posted by at 05:00 | Posted in Iran, Islam, Leadership, President Obama, Saudi Arabia | 35 Comments

The Inaction of Congress Makes It Complicit in Obama Abuses

President Barack Obama has earned a reputation as an accomplished liar. It appears to be a trait that he shares with his former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. I must say that Mr. Obama has been far more successful at … Continue reading

Posted by at 05:00 | Posted in Congress, Hillary Clinton, Leadership, President Obama | 13 Comments

Progressive Policies Lead to a Lousy Economy

The state of the economy is, in a word, LOUSY. The friends of President Barack Obama – the bankers and moneychangers on Wall Street – are doing just fine. They have improved their wealth – without contributing to the expansion … Continue reading

Posted by at 05:00 | Posted in Economy, Employment, Government Regulation, Hillary Clinton, Oregon Government, PERS, Preident Bill Clinton, President Obama, Public Employee Unions | 21 Comments

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