Tag Archives: politics

DO WE WANT TO STUPEFY THE HIGH MORAL GROUND?

Distracted From The Issues That Matter In the middle of one of his columns last week, former congressman Tom Delay made this observation. That said, it’s instructive but not surprising to contrast the attention given to the House Gruber hearing … Continue reading

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A QUIET ELECTION?

Can you imagine a special election scheduled to take place on December 23, 2014? That is just two days before Christmas, but here in the Brentsville District of Prince William County, we will have one. Will anyone pay any attention? Well, … Continue reading

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BAIT, SWITCH, OR KILL SWITCH?

Spending other people’s money can be such a thrill, particularly when there is lots of it to spend. On the other hand, when somebody else is spending your money, it is not so much fun. So it is good to … Continue reading

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GOD-GIVEN RIGHTS AS OPPOSED TO “All These Rights”

AMUSING NONSENSE has an interesting post I hope to reply to here on my blog on Monday.  That post is All These Rights. Here is how it begins. Today I wanted to address the second part of this comment left by Citizen … Continue reading

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FOR VETERANS DAY: THE SOLDIER, THE CITIZEN, AND THE SIN OF PRIDE

I am in the process of reading a book about Sir Winston Churchill. For the most part, what I know about Churchill relates to his role as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom during World War II. Churchill’s Empire by … Continue reading

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