The Illegals Are Canvassing
Out in Washington State, illegal aliens are canvassing for Patti Murray. That’s right — they are going door to door encouraging people to go vote and vote for Patti Murray. It is not illegal for illegals to go canvassing, other than the part about them being illegal in the first place. But it is rather indicative of the stark differences between Rossi and Murray on | Read More »
Didier Behaves Like Those He Campaigned Against
In Delaware, Mike Castle is refusing to endorse Christine O’Donnell. In Florida, Bill McCollum is flirting with the Democrats. In Alaska, Lisa Murkowski is considering going write-in to cling to power. These are the faces of the establishment. They have been beaten and then took their footballs off the field. Clint Didier ran against the establishment. He ran against people like that. But it wasn’t | Read More »
Democrats Kill Free Checking Accounts
Democrats, devoid of basic economic sense, continue to screw consumers with laws against business with very foreseeable consequences. Case in point: banks now are getting rid of free checking accounts. Why? Well, banks have been giving free checking accounts, but then charging irresponsible check holders overdraft fees for drawing more money out their accounts than is there. In other words, only the spendthrifts pay. But | Read More »
It’s Official: Rossi is In
Most excellent news out of Washington State today. Add Patty Murray to the endangered incumbent list.
1,033 pardons and commutations, including for 12 convicted murderers
As the dust is still settling on the Washington State police killings and the connection to Mike Huckabee, I’m reminded of this article by Ron Fournier written shortly before the Iowa Caucus. It got a lot of play in national media circles, but not in Iowa itself. Back in 2008, a lot of people tried to paint Mike Huckabee as soft on crime. But, the | Read More »
At What Point Do People Revolt?
Moe wrote about the Washington State lunacy the other day. To recap: Spokane County became the launch pad last July for the nation’s strictest ban on dishwasher detergent made with phosphates, a measure aimed at reducing water pollution. The ban will be expanded statewide in July 2010, the same time similar laws take effect in several other states. As the Associated Press notes, there’s just | Read More »
The RGA Goes After Christine Gregoire
The Republican Governors Association has rapidly become one of the most effective campaign organizations within the Republican Party. They reorganized a couple of years ago and now map out long term strategies and fundraising, instead of spending 100% of their cash cycle to cycle. This year they have set their sights on Christine Gregoire (D-WA). I’ve written about the issue before and it has people | Read More »