Archive for the ‘Presidential Politics’ Category

Political Correctness Stifles Debate

Posted on January 5th, 2016 by nexusC

Political correctness may be the most dangerous thing facing modern American society.  Merriam Webster defines political correctness as “conforming to a belief that language and practices which could offend political sensibilities (as in matter of sex or race) should be eliminated.” 

Will Republicans say to Trump “I Do?”

Posted on December 31st, 2015 by nexusC

The Republican primary dance that is going on between Donald Trump and voters seems to be much like two people falling in love.  When you first meet someone, you tend to overlook a lot of the specific problems that may arise down the road, because, hey you’re both “in love”.  A few casual ge

A Harsh Critique of the Ted Cruz Flat Tax Plan

Posted on October 29th, 2015 by nexus_admin

As promised during last night’s Republican debate, Ted Cruz came out with his Flat Tax proposal today in a Wall Street Journal Op-Ed. The headline: A Simple Flat Tax For Economic Growth.  We asked one of our economic experts what he thought. His response is as follows: Yahoo and Yippee!  Tal

Carly Fiorina Earns 3 Pinocchios on her Secretary to CEO Story

Posted on September 25th, 2015 by nexus_admin

In a previous post, I cast skepticism on Carly’s Secretary to CEO story. Michelle Ye He Lee in a Washington Post Fact Checker column examines this claim in quite a bit of detail. To summarize the conclusion, her claim is “Bogus.” You can read it here and draw your own conclusions:

Carly Fiorina Wows Supporters in South Carolina

Posted on September 24th, 2015 by nexus_admin

Carly Fiorina came to Rock Hill, SC to deliver her stump speech on Wednesday, and is clearly enjoying the surge in support she has received since the recent Presidential debate. I attended this event yesterday in person and was swept up in the excitement that always accompanies a Primary Presidentia

GOP Identity

Posted on February 25th, 2013 by nexus_admin

Undoubtedly when a political party loses an election, talks arise of whether or not said party is in trouble.  These talks surfaced for the Republican Party shortly after the November election cycle, but certain factors will continue to hamper and possibly erode the GOP’s prospects of having

Romney snaps Newt’s Olive Branch

Posted on January 27th, 2012 by nexus_admin

The media is already raving about what a successful debate it was tongiht for Romney. We have previously written how Romney needed to go on the offensive during these debates, but there was a point tonight where he went a little far in our estimation. On one point, Rick Santorum pleaded for the conv

Bainful Responses

Posted on January 24th, 2012 by nexus_admin

The Romney camp is still reeling from the results in South Carolina, and they are going through their most tested period since the inception of their second presidential run. The painful responses that Romney gave regarding his tax returns that he finally released this morning (same day as State of

Will Iowa Make the Right Choice?

Posted on January 3rd, 2012 by nexus_admin

First off, congratulations and thank you to all the candidates, from the front-runner Mitt Romney to those holding up the rear, like Michele Bachman, for putting their views out there and taking on the grueling task of running for President. You have to have a variety of skills and talents, along wi

Obama’s Christmas Gift From Republicans

Posted on December 23rd, 2011 by nexus_admin

President Obama would love nothing more this holiday season than to receive the gift of being underestimated next fall. Many Republicans have been talking with hubris as if the Republicans are going to take Obama out in 2012. Although there are issues working against Obama such as high unemployment,