Freedom: The Best Antidote for What Ails Us
Freedom of speech is not a slogan. It is not a bumper sticker. Free speech is more than mere empty words. Just as I believe in free speech, and free markets, I also believe that more freedom, not less freedom, is the solution for what is wrong with our country. I believe that freedom is The Best Antidote for What Ails Us. It is the | Read More »
Gordon Smith Wasn’t Conservative Enough?
I heard some exit polling results for the Oregon U.S. Senate race between Gordon Smith and Jeff Merkley which absolutely blew my mind. I am left scratching my head and wondering what goes through the minds of some people. According to the exit polls, many conservatives in this great state of mine did not vote for Gordon Smith because he wasn’t conservative enough. Instead they | Read More »
Democrat Mischief in Oregon?
A Senate source informs RS of the following: Democrats in charge of the building where ballots are stored in Portland are trying to get the press to leave the building – they say there is a flood. This is an extremely convenient time to experience a flood. Anyone in Portland have better information of what’s going on? Update: I see Matt Lewis is hearing the | Read More »
Time to Get Real and Save the Senate
Let’s be brutally honest. Barack Obama is going to win the presidential election, and probably by a lot. We’ll avoid recriminations and “I told you so”s and second guessing here. Let’s just face the reality. Obama is trading at 84 on in-trade. Overnight quickie polls show the public overwhelmingly thinks Obama won last night’s debate – which probably has less to do with any “objective” | Read More »
, elizabeth dole
, gordon smith
, Mitch McConnell
, Norm Coleman
, Ted Stevens
Reid Loses, Senate Allows Shale Oil Drilling
As I know this changes every 3 nano-seconds…but as of now, there are NO bans on shale oil and NO bans on OCS drilling that have made it through. Despite the efforts of Reid and the rest of the socialists, his bans on shale oil were defeated 52-42, and we only lost 6 Republicans. We lost Coleman, Collins, Dole, Smith, Snowe and Specter….go figure on | Read More »