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2020 Presidential Election Just Kicked Off

2020 Presidential Election is Now Underway We haven’t even hardly started the 2018 Congressional elections and the 2020 presidential election is now underway. It’s was the headline on both the Drudge Report and on Fox News this week. 2020 Presidential Election – Early Details President Trump announced Tuesday that he will definitely run for re-election in 2020. It’s official. That’s 980 days before Election Day in 2020. That’s historically early for a presidential re-election run. Obama announced 582 days ahead of 2012. President Trump also announced Brad Parscale, an expert on digital campaign strategy, as his campaign manager. He’s been called…


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Are Gun Violence Statistics Overstated?

The Tragic Parkland Florida School Massacre and Gun Violence Statistics After the gun violence and tragic massacre of 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, the Left has been pushing hard to further regulate or eliminate guns and to diminish the influence of the NRA. Actually, that’s a predictable response from the Left that includes the old mainstream media and the Democrats. While acknowledging the tragedy in Florida, let’s look at some gun violence statistics to put this terrible incident into some perspective. Gun Violence and Related Statistics After the Parkland shooting, one group indicated that there had been 18 school…


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Russian Indictments are Good News for Trump

Russian Indictments are Good News for President Trump Last Friday, the Special Counsel Robert Mueller issued Russian indictments.  Specifically, he indicted 13 Russians and 3 Russian companies for their alleged interference before and after the 2016 presidential election. Their alleged purpose was to sow discord into the U. S. political system and into the 2016 presidential election. According to the indictment, their efforts began in or around 2014 (before Trump was even a declared presidential candidate). The defendants allegedly did all the following: Posted derogatory information about a number of candidates, Made expenditures for the 2016 presidential election without proper…


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American Infrastructure: Will Trump Re-Build It?

Will President Trump Re-Build Our Infrastructure? At $1.5 Trillion, President Trump’s infrastructure plan is HUGE. It’s a 10-year investment program that is a Federal, state, local, and private partnership that will likely change America for the better over the next decade. Trump wants to boost investment in American infrastructure. He also wants to streamline the process of getting permits for new projects and strengthen rural America. Plus, President Trumps wants to modernize our workforce. Without a doubt, President Trump’s plan will change the look and feel of America’s infrastructure. Airports, roads, bridges, and power lines will all see profound change and…


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A Quick Guide to the DC Swamp

With the FISA Memo and All the Finger-Pointing, What’s going on in the DC Swamp Now? The FISA Memo, the Schiff Memo, all the other potential new memos, finger-pointing galore, and rhetoric over the top, what’s really going on in the Washington DC swamp right now? Are the Democrats trying to protect Clinton’s potentially criminal activity? Are the Democrats trying to protect Obama and the politicization of his administration? Are the Democrats trying to protect the Obama FBI, the Obama Department of Justice (DOJ), the Obama State Department, and the Obama IRS? Are the DOJ and FBI trying to protect…


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Will Releasing FISA Memo Shock Americans?

What is FISA? What is the FISA Memo Release? The Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) of 1978 created the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court to handle requests by government agencies to perform covert surveillance activities of foreign powers related to national security. Simply put, FISA was designed to allow the government to secretly spy on foreign powers when it was in the national interest. The keys to using FISA warrants were: (1) had to deal with national security; (2) used when secrecy was required, and (3) spying was on foreign powers with any spying on Americans avoided or minimized or protected….


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Is it Time for a Special Counsel to Investigate the FBI?

Is It Finally Time for a Special Counsel to Investigate the FBI? Text messages between two FBI employees (who were also romantically involved), Peter Strzok and Lisa Page, were revealed Monday by Attorney General Jeff Sessions. There were about 50,000 text messages between the two FBI employees. Plus, apparently a batch of text messages were missing during an important 5-month period of time from December 14, 2016 to May 17, 2017. These text messages, rather than clear up issues, raise additional issues about the potential involvement of the FBI and the Obama administration in reacting to the election of Trump….


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Who’s Ahead Now: Trump, Media, Dems?

After One Year in Office, Who’s Ahead: President Trump, the Media, or the Democrats? It’s just about one year since president-elect Trump was inaugurated president. It’s been a contentious first year in office and the question is: “Who’s ahead in the on-going battle to run America and steer the ship of State?” Is it President Trump, the old mainstream media that is fighting to influence Americans, or is the out-of-control Democratic Party that offers only resistance and vitriolic rhetoric against this populist president? It’s a question worth pondering. It’s important to know if elections really matter? Also, a related question…


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Can Oprah Win the 2020 Presidential Election?

Did Oprah Just Kickoff a Presidential Election Bid for 2020? Oprah Winfrey accepted the Cecil B. DeMille Lifetime Achievement Award at the Golden Globes in Beverly Hills, California on Sunday with a speech that sounded almost presidential with words like “a new day is on the horizon.” [Source: https://www.newsmax.com/newsfront/oprah-presidential-talk-golden-globes/2018/01/08/id/835718/ .] Meryl Streep wasted no day endorsing Oprah for president. According to The Washington Post, Meryl Streep was quoted as saying: “She launched a rocket tonight. I want her to run for president … I don’t think she had any intention. But now she doesn’t have a choice.” [Source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/business/wp/2018/01/08/meryl-streep-just-endorsed-an-oprah-winfrey-presidential-run/?utm_term=.d63a00d083e6 .] Her long-term partner Stedman…