Tag Archive for Ronald Reagan

Trumping Fleischman

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Yesterday, I reached out to FlashReport publisher Jon Fleischman for a comment on the all-but-certain nomination of Donald Trump as the banner carrier for the Republican Party in November’s presidential election.  I told Jon I was writing a post about it. Jon didn’t send a comment and instead offered this post for his own readers.  Since…

Patti Davis on Nancy Reagan

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Former First Lady Nancy Reagan passed away Sunday morning at the age of 94; regardless of your opinions of her or President Ronald Reagan, leaders of both conservative and liberal movements in this country have noted her passing with a great deal of respect and sadness. I’ve always found it interesting that both of their…

Irvine’s Republicans Keep Moving Backwards

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The Irvine Republican Council majority did two things last night — they repealed the city’s Living Wage ordinance and they eliminated the city’s already cheaper than cheap Business Tax license fee of $51 per business.  The Voice of OC does a nice job of summarizing the meeting here. It was a big night for Mayor Pro…

Conservative Meme: “Why Do Liberals Support Terrorists?”

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I swear, I think conservatives get a daily email with talking points for social media.  The current favorite meme is the question” “why do liberals support terrorists?” The simple answer is, we don’t.  We stand up for muslims while conservatives paint them as extremists but we certainly don’t stand up to radical Islam.  The conservative…

40th Anniversary of Nixon Resignation is Next Week

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In a week, we’ll mark the 40th anniversary of President Richard M. Nixon’s resignation.  I remember the night like it was yesterday.  My grandfather came home from work and gave me a copy of the New York Daily News with the largest headline I’ve ever seen in a mainstream newspaper — Nixon Quits.  If you’d like…