The Do-Nothing Senate Tackles Tax Reform

  Last week a group of Republican senators sent a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell urging Mr. McConnell to extend the working days and hours of the United States Senate. The petitioners were Sens. David Perdue (R-GA), Steve … Continue reading

Posted by at 05:00 | Posted in 2018 Election, Congress, Government Waste, McCain, President Donald Trump, Public Employee Unions, Republican Party, Tax Reform, Taxes, U.S. Senate | 1 Comment

The End of the Republican Majority

  As the United States Senate returns after yet another vacation its workload has been increased dramatically by President Donald Trump. I’m still not on the Trump Train but I do admire his work ethic and now his expectation that … Continue reading

Posted by at 05:00 | Posted in 2018 Election, Congress, Illegal Immigration, immigration, Leadership, Obamacare, President Donald Trump, President Obama, Tax Reform | 6 Comments

McCain: A Harbinger of Republican Defeats in the Senate

Were you surprised when Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) announced that he would vote against the latest attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare authored by Sens. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Bill Cassidy (R-LA)? No, neither was I. In fact the only … Continue reading

Posted by at 05:00 | Posted in 2016 Presidential Election, 2018 Election, McCain, Obamacare, President Donald Trump, Republican Party | 3 Comments

Oregon Republican’s 2018 Opportunity That No One is Talking About

I’m going to be honest, I don’t really know much about what the Oregon Labor Commissioner actually does. That being said, I do know that the upcoming election for head of the Bureau of Labor and Industries is the best … Continue reading

Posted by at 01:30 | Posted in 2018 Election, Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Here’s How to Track Oregon Candidates for Office in 2018

>> Check out the 2018 Candidate Tracker << It’s more than 8 months until the 2018 Oregon Primary election (held on May 15th, 2018). Because politics is an all consuming beast with zero manners, the campaign has already begun. Candidates … Continue reading

Posted by at 11:05 | Posted in 2018 Election | 2 Comments

2018 Republican Governor Primary Poll Results

From June 9th to June 18th, Oregon Catalyst conducted an online poll of 500, self-identified Republican voters. The goal of this poll was to see how Republican voters currently feel about the gubernatorial primary election that occurs in May of … Continue reading

Posted by at 10:35 | Posted in 2018 Election, Dennis Richardson, Gov. Kate Brown, Oregon Republican Party, Poll | 1 Comment

Is There Corruption of the Election System?

Several years ago while at a dinner party, the conversation got around to the burden that illegal immigration was putting on the country’s welfare system.  The hostess, a generally thoughtful and well reasoned person, disagreed asserting that she had worked … Continue reading

Posted by at 05:00 | Posted in 2016 Election, 2016 Presidential Election, 2018 Election, Corruption, Fake News, Gov. Kitzhaber, Gov. Kulongoski, Illegal Immigration, Public Employee Unions | 3 Comments

Oregon Democrats Attempt Voter Suppression Scheme

Oregon Democrats are concerned that their abuse of power in the Oregon Legislature could be limited by Oregon voters in November 2018. Today at 3 PM, House Democrats are preparing to pass a set of amendments to SB 229 which … Continue reading

Posted by at 11:31 | Posted in 2018 Election, Uncategorized, Voting | 1 Comment

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