Tag Archive for Ted Cruz

Trumping Fleischman

Jon Fleischman

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…

Cruz and Carly Fail at Internet Politics 101

US Senator Ted Cruz in OC, April 2015.  Photo by Dan Chmielewski

Over the years, Chris Prevatt and I have had a number of candidates give us a head’s up when they were thinking about running for office.  Usually, the first piece of advice I offer is “protect your name” and buy your URL through GoDaddy and Network Solutions.  Buy multiple iterations of your name along with…

Trump’s Chumps Gather in Costa Mesa Tonight

Donald Trump

Donald Trump, the leading candidate for the Republican Party nomination, will speak to supporters tonight in Costa Mesa at the OC Fairgrounds.  Traffic will likely be very heavy on the 55 around rush hour, so plan accordingly.  Since Trump’s Tuesday night sweep of primaries that firmly give him the advantage for the GOP nod, Trump…

Anaheim’s Kris Murray Blasts Donald Trump

Kris Murray

I really feel for Republicans — elected ones and Republican candidates — as we move towards November.  I really do.  The GOP clown car is down to three largely unlikeable and terrible candidates.  Anaheim City Council member Kris Murray, a Republican, issued a statement via email that warrants our attention.  I believe she’s the first Republican…

Fleischman Comes Out for Cruz

US Senator Ted Cruz in OC, April 2015.  Photo by Dan Chmielewski

FlashReport Publisher and OC’s own Jon Fleischman has penned this marvelously and unintentionally funny column in Breitbart where he calls on conservatives to rally around US Senator Eduardo Rafael Cruz (R-Texas) in an effort to stop Trump.  What makes it a wonderful read is Fleischman’s admission they fell hard for the movie star appeal of…

Possible Picks for the Supreme Court; Is Kamala Harris a Fit?

Panda stalks Harris

After wading through an ocean of Tweets suggesting President Obama had Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia murdered, and calls from Republican Senators to delay the process until a new president is elected (which they assume will be a Republican), it’s time to get on to the serious business of shortlisting a replacement for the nation’s…