‘Hating’ Tom Clancy

I was reading a few stories on Tom Clancy’s passing last week, when I found a blog post at Bacon Rebellions on the subject. BR is a great blog that focuses on Virginia public policy. Most postings are non-partisan in tone; however, every now and then someone says something that crosses the line. Consider this: …

Senators Cruz & Lee, Shaking Things Up

A lot happened this week in Washington, DC that captivated the nation, the world, as well as the locals. A partial government shutdown that political elites said would never come to pass, started. There were two odd events such as the car chase ending the death of the driver and, a less publicized incident, an …

What Establishment Republicans Do Not Understand

Create an inkblot and what do you see? That is the essence of the Rorschach test. Mention the phrase “The Tea Party” what do you think? With the pending government shutdown that is the question that the media and the rest of the political class is asking. What exactly is the Tea Party? To some, …

The Nation Needs More Ted Cruz, A Lot Less John McCain

A young clerk in the hotel I was staying at during a recent visit to Central America, asked me about the United States and our political system. We had a great conversation. Quite knowledgeable about our political system, he was especially fascinated by President Obama and his relationship with the Republicans, or what referred to …

On Neanderthals and Anarchists

The Obama Administration and Senate Democrats must be feeling the political pressure. The name calling season is in full swing. In the Senate yesterday, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) said that the Congress had been taken over by anarchists.  The Vice President, not to be outdone by his Senate counterpart, said that “this sort of …

Are We Willing Slaves or Have We Been Duped by the Politicians?

You have probably never taken time to consider the role of government in your life. Unless you’re a political junkie, you have no reason to do so. Why should you care? The list is endless. For our firm’s clients, it is a a real concern just about every day of the week. Try and operate a …

GOP Needs More Mark Levins

Conservative radio commentator and author Mark Levin is one of the more under-appreciated political minds of our day. His radio show is entertaining, thought-provoking and generous. Yes, generous. In a business that is always taking, Mr. Levin give listeners a lot of free advice while he alienates himself to people in the Republican Party. You …