How badly does Donald Trump want to be President? We’ll find out tonight….

How badly does Donald Trump want to be President?   We’ll find out tonight….

According to the hoi polloi pundit class, we are in the “silly season” of Presidential politics.  Witness the demise of former Texas governor, Rick Perry, and the single digit poll numbers of Louisiana Governor Bobby

Retrofit Mitt

From the flurry of news articles about another Romney bid for the Presidency in 2016, with The Wall Street Journal editorial board referring to his bid as “Romney Recycled” and the polar opposite Washington Post

Republicans in the Wilderness – A View from the Trenches

Earlier this week, Reince Priebus released the RNC’s “autopsy” report, which urged the Republicans take a more kumbaya style of politicking.  There’s been hand-wringing, soul-searching, finger-pointing and an entire litany of “other” trying to

Mirror, mirror on the wall. Who’s the best VP candidate of them all?

It looks like Mitt Romney has finally secured the top spot in the minds of Republican/Republican leaning voters according to some of the latest polls: Gallup (42%, Santorum 27%);  Rasmussen, (Romney 39%, Santorum 27%) and even the

Christie Endorsing Romney — Sanity Prevails within the Republican Ranks (for now)

Christie Endorsing Romney — Sanity Prevails within the Republican Ranks (for now)

Romney Snags Christie Endorsement After Christie’s decision not to run for the Republican nomination, I thought I understood his primary reason for not running — his commitment to New Jersey.  Sure, he would have had to put

Christie Will Not Run .. The Reason Why is What Makes Him Great

Christie Will Not Run .. The Reason Why is What Makes Him Great

I’m watching Chris Christie’s press conference where he’s announced that he will not seek the Republican nomination for President.  His reason:  he made a commitment to the people of New Jersey.  He wants to stay

Conservative? Too Conservative? Not Conservative Enough? Give me a break!

Conservative? Too Conservative? Not Conservative Enough?  Give me a break!

The Washington Examiner today has an article, “Some in the GOP See Negatives in Christie’s Record“, which is just making me cringe.  We are just shy of 13 months before the 2012 election, with voters paying

Chris Christie — Is he? Should he?

Over this past weekend, with the Florida straw poll upset victory for Herman Cain, I replayed the June 26, Meet the Press broadcast interview featuring Chris Christie. Christie is all over the media lately with