Tag Archive for Donald Trump

Sympathy for the Devil?

Mrs Trump

The Republican Party Convention in Cleveland is turning into a Hillary Clinton hate-fest as speaker after speaker throws red meat to the conserverati in attendance. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s speech resembled closing statements of a DA, designed to inflame a kangaroo court while leaving out pesky details that ruined his narrative.  From the New…

Bernie’s Thrown Away His Shot

Bernie Sanders in Nevada

With each passing day without endorsing the presumptive Democratic Party nominee, the influence that Senator Bernie Sanders could have had over the Democratic Party platform wanes. Candidates who finish second don’t get to set terms or call the shots.  And for his supporters, withholding support for Secretary Clinton because you’re #BernieOrBust just makes it all…

Europeans Fear a Trump Presidency

Trump in Scotland

First off, sorry for the spotty postings over the past week and a half; I’m back from a business trip/family vacation in Europe and the time to post/availability of WiFi factor has a significant impact on what I was able to do online.  Our trip took my family and I through Hungary, Austria and Italy…

What do Young Kim and Donald Trump Have in Common? Both Haven’t Released Their Tax Returns

Young Kim

  FULLERTON, CA—Classroom teacher and 65th Assembly District candidate Sharon Quirk-Silva notes that while June 15 is the deadline for small businesses to make 2nd quarter tax payments, it’s been two months since she called on her opponent, Young Kim, to join her in releasing five years of tax returns. Kim has failed to do so, taking…

Election Leapfrogging Puts Bao, Martinez On Top

Michele Martinez

Votes are still being counted from last week’s election and yesterday’s fresh batch of results moved some pieces around on the election chessboard. Notably, Garden Grove mayor Bao Nguyen has moved into second place in the race for CD-46 opening up a 578 vote lead over Republican Bob Peterson.  We’ll note it still places Nguyen,…