Browsed by
Tag: Donald Trump

Alleged Failure Of US Intelligence

Alleged Failure Of US Intelligence

Opinion Based on Facts. Alleged Failure Of US Intelligence The gathering, processing, and analyzing national security information from around the world and now from inside the USA,  by US intelligence agencies, may have resulted in a colossal failure that is damaging this country. These alleged errors may have resulted from always looking outward from the United States for government agencies to investigate.  Not until Donald Trump and actors that seem to surround him, such as Michael Flynn, Paul Manafort, Rick Gates has…

Read More Read More

Pittsburgh Post Gazette newspaper endorses Trump for allegedly flawed reasons.

Pittsburgh Post Gazette newspaper endorses Trump for allegedly flawed reasons.

This entry is part 7 of 9 in the series Donald Trump

The Editorial Board of the Pittsburg Post-Gazette, October 31, 2020, endorsed Donald Trump to continue being the president of the United States in the article titled: The man and the record They listed a lot of reasons for their endorsement but almost all were, allegedly, false when fact checking their claims.  Following are some major reasons they listed: “Under Donald Trump the economy, pre-COVID, boomed, like no time since the 1950s.” WRONG: “… growth in Trump’s initial three years in…

Read More Read More

Objecting to the Conduct of the President of the United States.

Objecting to the Conduct of the President of the United States.

115TH CONGRESS 1ST SESSION H. RES. ll Objecting to the conduct of the President of the United States. IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES Mr. COHEN submitted the following resolution; which was referred to the RESOLUTION Objecting to the conduct of the President of the United States. Whereas, on January 20, 2017, Donald J. Trump swore to ‘‘faithfully execute the Office of President of the United States’’ and to ‘‘preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States.’’;   Whereas…

Read More Read More

Evangelicals Pro Life Stance vs President Trump’s Inaction

Evangelicals Pro Life Stance vs President Trump’s Inaction

Opinion A lot of politics is dealing with values of one group and trade offs against another group.  Not only politicians but also the American public have to deal with weighing the interests of one group and maybe not another group. Let us take brief snapshots of past and current political actions of national party members and their followers and possibly reveal the advantage for some but hurt, if any, for the “other” group. The evangelicals believe in pro-life or…

Read More Read More

Wall Street Journal Opinion “I Was Never Trump. Not Anymore.”

Wall Street Journal Opinion “I Was Never Trump. Not Anymore.”

I Was Never Trump. Not Anymore. He has weaknesses, but his presidency has been successful. By Michael I. Krauss This opinion piece appeared in the September 3, 2020, print edition as ‘I Was Never Trump. Not Anymore.’ This opinion piece can also be found here:  https://www.wsj.com/articles/i-was-never-trump-not-anymore-11599087108 The Wall Street Journal offers good news reporting but their opinion section appears to be flawed.   “… nearly 300 of The Journal’s news staff members sent a letter to the paper’s publisher, Almar Latour, condemning the opinion…

Read More Read More

President Donald Trump Allegedly Hurts The Working Class

President Donald Trump Allegedly Hurts The Working Class

Opinion Based On Facts Trump seems to be hurting the working class in so many different ways. Let us examine some of them. He and his party recently passed a tax bill that was a smoke and mirror act by claiming it was a universal tax cut but in reality offered tax cuts for the low and middle class while handing huge tax cuts for the very wealthy and corporations. Trump and his party have called for cuts to Social…

Read More Read More

A Case Against President Trump

A Case Against President Trump

It is the purpose of Indivisible to ensure that the United States of America is the best nation it can be. A good part of that process is to abide by the guidance given to us by the founding fathers by adhering to the dictates of the US Constitution. Evolving out of the rules set down by the constitution has been a wonderful legal system and also a history of precedence and norms. Precedence is very important because it is…

Read More Read More

Machiavellian view of why Rep. Devin Nunes may have aided President Trump.

Machiavellian view of why Rep. Devin Nunes may have aided President Trump.

I propose a Machiavellian explanation why the House Intelligence Committee’s investigation chairman, Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.), went to the White House without telling his committee colleagues he was to meet with a secret source.  Quite a few reporters, congress people, and citizens share the view that Nunes may be sabotaging his committee’s efforts.  Why?  One possible explanation is by rendering his committee invalid and thus furthering the possibility of a special prosecutor being appointed.  Here is the Machiavellian reason:  A…

Read More Read More