This Deal is Not Enough
The deal of $38 billion in cuts announced early this morning between GOP Leadership and Harry Reid is a pittance compared to the $3.5 trillion+ we are on pace to spend this year alone. Since Republicans took the Majority, I have been vocal about what the American people sent us to Washington to accomplish. As I said in my last RedState post, we must fight | Read More »
Spy Swap Shows Seriously Shallow Foreign Policy
The whole business of Anna Chapman and her cohorts is a bit of a mystery in itself. We’re told that the FBI had been tracking these folks for years, patiently gathering awareness of their actions and intent. And then Wham! Bam! they’re swooped up, charged, and convicted through guilty pleas. So far so good. But wait! They’re put on a chartered jet within hours and | Read More »
Open Letter to the Republican Leadership
I wrote this letter this afternoon and sent it to Michael Steele and John Boehner. Likely outcome is that they will not bohter to read it, but its worth a try. January 5, 2010 Office of the House Republican Leader The Honorable John Boehner: Mr. John Boehner I am writing to you not as Republican but as an American, a daughter, a wife | Read More »
Meanwhile, 90 Miles From The Florida Coast . . .
Well, this is interesting, now isn’t it? Cuba’s former leader Fidel Castro said on Thursday his country could talk to U.S. President-elect Barack Obama, in Havana’s latest overture to the incoming Democratic administration in Washington.His remarks followed comments from his brother, President Raul Castro, who told a U.S. magazine he could meet Obama in a “neutral place” to try to end the Communist-run island’s four-decade | Read More »