Butler County Times Gazette
From the Will Rogers quote, \x34All politics is applesauce.\x34
A moderate-conservative says the Republican Party is on the verge of committing political suicide
email print
About this blog
Pat Cunningham offers an unabashedly liberal perspective on national politics. A note of caution: The language gets a little salty on some of the sites to which this blog links. So, don't say you weren't warned. By the way, this blog's name is ...
X
Liberal Views
Pat Cunningham offers an unabashedly liberal perspective on national politics. A note of caution: The language gets a little salty on some of the sites to which this blog links. So, don't say you weren't warned. By the way, this blog's name is inspired by the Will Rogers quote, \x34All politics is applesauce.\x34 In 41 years as a print and broadcast journalist, most of those years with the Rockford (Ill.) Register Star, Pat has covered national politics under eight American presidents. He's attended 10 national political conventions, Republican and Democratic alike, and has interviewed countless prominent political players, including Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, Gerald Ford and George H.W. Bush.
Recent Posts
July 24, 2014 11:06 a.m.
July 23, 2014 5:05 p.m.
July 23, 2014 11:05 a.m.
July 22, 2014 5:05 p.m.
July 22, 2014 11:05 a.m.
By Pat Cunningham
July 12, 2013 11:11 a.m.



Republicans

David Brooks NAILS IT:

It’s beginning to look as though we’re not going to get an immigration reform law this year. House Republicans are moving in a direction that will probably be unacceptable to the Senate majority and the White House. Conservative commentators like my friends Bill Kristol and Rich Lowry are arguing that the status quo is better than the comprehensive approach passed by the Senate. The whole effort is in peril.

This could be a tragedy for the country and political suicide for Republicans, especially because the conservative arguments against the comprehensive approach are not compelling.

After ...

Read more

Recent Posts

    latest blogs

    • Community
    • National