50 years ago, my grandfather penned this for the Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star describing what his Catholic faith meant to him. For myself, it resonates today.
In an era where social media has eroded the prominence and potency of the mainstream media, the turtling of information has created a vacuum in the public square — a vacuum that is being filled by curators and purveyors of “fake news”.
The praise Trump heaped on the AHCA after its drafting would have been identical had it been a very good bill. But it was a bad bill. Trump’s political capital takes a hit in the short-term, but he’s better off without the AHCA becoming law.
Short answer is yes… but they aren’t terribly impressive and aren’t going to work.
Henrico GOP chairman Eddie Whitlock has officially filed with the State Board of Elections.
The backlash for using the racially-charged term “cuckservative” is getting serious feedback in Prince William County.
Meanwhile, the Republican Party of Virginia State Central Committee is in a flurry of activity this morning, as efforts to set the guidelines of how to pry Stewart out of consideration for the GOP nod are in full swing.
Massive Resistance 2.0 has no home in the Republican Party. NONE.
The HFC isn’t trying to kill this bill… they are angling for concessions. Senator Paul is trying to kill this bill. The rest is all talk.