Politics

Scoot
August 29, 2016 - 7:48 am
I took a week off and went to Portland, OR to visit my son, Sean, and his new bride, Lauren. Sean moved to Portland when I was on the air there, and he is still there and living a wonderful life! During my time away from the show, I kept up with the news every day, but I took a break from the day-...
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Garland Robinette, The Think Tank
August 25, 2016 - 10:10 am
Should the Libertarian & Green candidates be allowed to participate in the Presidential debates? Some are urging the Commission on Presidential Debates to reconsider their policy of allowing only candidates who have an average of 15% in the 5 national polls into the fall debate. Should they?...
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Scoot
August 08, 2016 - 7:23 am
If Donald Trump loses the presidency to Hillary Clinton it will be because he was defeated by his ego. A powerful ego is a positive characteristic in highly successful people, but an ego can be a destructive force. Throughout the campaign, there have been countless moments when Trump’s ego diverted...
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Scoot
July 25, 2016 - 7:29 am
Bernie Sanders was right! DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz was a Clinton supporter during the primary season. Months ago, Sanders called for Wasserman Schultz to resign her position as head of the Democratic National Committee because he claimed she helped “rig” the system to assure that Hillary...
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Scoot
June 13, 2016 - 7:21 am
The worst mass shooting in American history over the weekend has ignited many aspects of national debates during this 2016 presidential campaign. The mass shooting that left 50 dead and over 50 injured was a terrorist attack from an American citizen of Middle Eastern heritage, who professed...
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May 18, 2016 - 7:26 am
Obscenities were shouted, vulgar references to the female anatomy were screamed out at female speaker and chairs were thrown by the angry supporters of a candidate during a recent political party convention. No, it wasn’t Donald Trump supporters at a Republican state convention – it was Bernie...
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May 17, 2016 - 7:03 am
Is political correctness out of control in America? There’s a strong argument that it is, and many believe that strict adherence to the idea of being politically correct contributed to the phenomenon of Donald Trump as a leading presidential candidate. Political correctness can be defined as “...
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May 04, 2016 - 7:05 am
Donald Trump is now the presumptive Republican presidential nominee and many political experts, as well as many Republicans, are in shock! How did this happen? A candidate that defied almost every rule of politics appears to have won the game. As Trump’s popularity grew, I continued to talk about...
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May 02, 2016 - 7:36 am
The message that Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is sending to the political world and the Republican Party is reaching a deafening level. On the day before the crucial Indiana primary, a new poll shows Donald Trump leading Ted Cruz by 15 points - in a state Cruz has been using as...
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