Election season is upon us. Over the course of the next 14 months, promises, diatribes, and flat out lies will be peddled to the American people in hopes of building a large enough consensus to propel an individual into the office of President. This series will look at questions such as what can/should the President do, what should be the role of the federal government, and what changes would I pursue if the office were mine.
Midterm 2014 This strikes me as a bit of “do as I say, not as I do”. Election results are transient, says the author, but, boy howdy, the GOP may enjoy an electoral advantage for years to come… thus, completely ignoring his own assessment of elections. Mugged by Reality Dr. Charles Krauthammer on why he is no longer a Democrat
As 2014 has now culminated in its preordained demise, we would like to say thank you for reading The Unofficial View. We are looking to make a few changes for 2015. We euphemistically refer to those changes around here as “improvements”, but without implementing them and without testing them, there is no way for us to know in advance whether
Boehner to Sue White House Over Executive Orders My initial assessment on this particular gambit by Mr. Boehner is that it is a fool’s errand. Granted, that opinion is not based on any current research into the legality, other than my reading of the US Constitution and (hopefully) a dollop of common sense. For the record, let me state that