Today, in an historic moment on a beautiful spring day in a ceremony in the White House Rose Garden, Justice Neil Gorsuch was sworn in by his longtime mentor and fellow Supreme Court Justice, Anthony Kennedy to fill the seat left vacant by the passing of vaunted judicial hero, Antonin Scalia. President Trump introduced the … Continue reading Neil Gorsuch is Sworn-In as Associate Justice of SCOTUS
Elbert Guillory is a former member of the Louisiana State Senate, who represented District 24, including his native Opelousas, from May 2, 2009, until January 11, 2016, when his full term to which he was elected in 2011 ended. In 2013 Guillory gained national recognition when he switched parties, leaving the Democrats and joining the Republican Party. In … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 039 – Former Louisiana State Senator Elbert Guillory
Brian S. Trascher is a New Orleans businessman who has helped to bridge the divide that often exists between business and politics. He is a Senior Partner at Gulf South Strategies, and the Principal of Laws and Sausage, LLC, where he offers corporate consulting and training through Citizen Advocacy Workshops. Brian's recently published book - … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 038 – Brian Trascher – Author of “Laws and Sausage”
Former Colorado State Senator Ted Harvey was first elected in 2001 as Representative. He previously served in the Reagan administration, and served as the honorary chairman of the Stop Hillary PAC. He currently works with Committee to Defend the President to support President Trump from leftist attacks and to continue rallying grassroots support behind him. … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 036 – Ted Harvey of Committee to Defend the President
Amy Kremer was born and raised in Marietta, Georgia and is running to fill the seat left vacant in Georgia’s 6th District by longtime congressman Tom Price, who joined the Trump Administration as Secretary of Health and Human Services. Over the last nine years, Amy has been on the front lines of the grassroots … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 034 – Amy Kremer for Congress (Special Election GA-6)
Dr. Richard Haass, President of the Council on Foreign Relations spoke with members of the World Affairs Council of Greater Houston on February 16, 2017, offering a profound and timely examination of a world increasingly defined by disorder as a new administration takes office and as President Obama's foreign policy legacy is assessed and discussed. Dr. … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 033 – Dr. Richard Haass of CFR on “A World in Disarray”
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8l-gcoHrKls On Sunday (02/12/17) Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD) appeared on Fox News Sunday to discuss several issues with host Chris Wallace - including Democrat obstruction on President Trump's nominees for various cabinet positions. When Wallace pointed out that Cardin blamed Republicans for obstructionism in 2013, and asked him if he and Democrats were merely acting … Continue reading VIDEO – Senator Ben Cardin Forgets Democrats Controlled the Senate in 2013
On Saturday, February 4, 2017, Texas State Senator Paul Bettencourt sponsored a Precinct Chair Legislative Workshop for Harris County Precinct Chairs with updates from the Texas Senate from Bettencourt and Texas House Updates from State Representatives. HCRP Chair Paul Simpson talked about the work underway at the county level. Bettencourt addressed Property Tax Legislation, State Representative Dwayne Bohac … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 032 – Republican Precinct Chair 2017 Legislative Workshop
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UzEPluNp_I8 Appearing on Meet the Press with host Chuck Todd (01/30/17), Sen. Tim Kaine (D-VA), the failed Democrat Vice Presidential nominee slandered the Trump administration with an accusation of Holocaust denial after the administration neglected to use the term "Jews" or "Jewish" in a Holocaust Remembrance press release.
In nominating Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court, President Donald Trump has united the Republican party, put Democrats on the defensive and ensured that the successor to the seat once held by Antonin Scalia, the Lion of the Supreme Court, not only reflected favorably upon his predecessor, but brings to the court the same conviction that … Continue reading Trump Nominates Neil Gorsuch to Fill Scalia Vacancy
Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates (an Obama appointee held over in the Trump administration) instructed the Department Of Justice not to defend President Trump's not to defend his controversial temporary refugee ban as long as she’s in the position. Yates explained in a letter that she does not believe the order is even … Continue reading Sally Yates… You’re Fired.
As America’s debt continues to grow, and American workers shoulder more of the burden of neverending fiscal irresponsibility, Americans For Fair Taxation - a US political advocacy group dedicated to fundamental tax code replacement - has led the way in advocacy and activism. As Chairman and President of Americans For Fair Taxation, Steven L. Hayes … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 031 – Steven L. Hayes of Americans For Fair Taxation
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j2cjdjCXkrA Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) appeared on "Meet the Press" with host Chuck Todd to address questions on the confirmation of cabinet nominees - specifically, the nomination of Rep. Mike Pompeo (R-KS) as Director of the CIA - and the pettiness displayed by Senate Democrats and Schumer by stalling the vote, preventing Pompeo … Continue reading Chuck Schumer – The Petty Democrat Senate Minority Leader *Unmasked*
A trump supporter wearing the iconic red "Make America Great Again" hat uses a fire extinguisher to snuff out fires ignited by anti-Trump rioters. Violence and destruction were sporadic in areas around the capitol during the day of Trump's inauguration.
In celebration of a day long awaited - January 20, 2017 – the Harris County Republican Party held a watch party to observe and celebrate the Inauguration of President Donald J. Trump at Ninfa’s - a Houston institution for TexMex. I spoke with former Judge Clyde Leuchtag, County Chair Paul Simpson, and Houston Young Republican … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 030 – Harris County GOP & the Trump Inauguration
While education reform is seemingly a constant agenda item for the Texas Legislature, during this session it has taken on a new shape as School Choice. Republicans, led by Texas Lieutenant Gov. Dan Patrick, are taking on the challenge of expanding school choice to all. Two people working on the front lines to help implement … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 029 – Peggy Venable and Aaron Smith on School Choice
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5zq55piWROM Appearing on CNN's State of the Union (Sunday 01/15/17) with host Jake Tapper, former Senator Rick Santorum (PA) slams the National Urban League’s Marc Morial’s transparent and failed attempt to revise history and portray Barack Obama as a president who treated everyone with due deference and always acted with respect and dignity.
Autry Pruitt is the author of Planes, Steak, and Water: Defending Donald J. Trump (available at BelieveDonald.com), and worked as a Trump Campaign surrogate during the election cycle. He is a board member of Americans for Fair Taxation (FairTax.org), and he hosts his own radio show on the Red State Radio Network. He joined the show … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 028 – Autry Pruitt
This poll ran on Twitter over a period of 24 hours. https://twitter.com/VladDavidiuk/status/803695011338604544 Only 16 votes were tallied, but the results were illuminating nonetheless. More than half of the respondents believe that Ambassador John Bolton would be the person best suited to become the next Secretary of State. With candidates ranging from Bolton to Mitt Romney, Bob … Continue reading Twitter Poll – 11/29/16 – Who is best suited to be the next Secretary of State?
I shared the attached image on Facebook the other day, following the conclusion of the election. I added "If the shoe fits..." to the post as a way of encouraging thoughtful reflection on the message being presented. A Facebook friend objected and responded to the post by pointing out that as a candidate, the President-elect … Continue reading We Hate You. Vote For Us.
This poll ran on Twitter over a period of 24 hours. https://twitter.com/VladDavidiuk/status/795756128844021760 Only 20 votes were tallied, but the results were illuminating nonetheless. While 95% of respondents indicated that they either voted early, by mail or will vote on election day, 5% declared they would not be voting at all. In 2016. The most consequential and … Continue reading Twitter Poll – 11/07/16 – Election 2016: What is your Voting Status?
Put the bucket of antacids down for a minute. Donald Trump is on the verge of becoming President of the United States. Let that sink in for a minute. Have you finished throwing up? Ok. Keep reading. Your nominee, Hillary Clinton is falling in the polls with days left before the election, the Clinton Foundation … Continue reading Election 2016: An Open Letter to my Progressive / Liberal / Democrat Friends and Family
America is in desperate need of principled, ethical, responsible leadership - qualities which are not to be found in either major party nominee this year. It is time to look beyond the traditional party boundaries for answers that address the concerns shared by the vast majority of Americans. We stand at a precipice. Hillary Clinton is the most … Continue reading Why I’m Voting for Evan McMullin
This poll ran on Twitter over a period of 24 hours. https://twitter.com/VladDavidiuk/status/790544491065114624 Only 34 votes were tallied, but the results were illuminating nonetheless. 11% of voters indicated that they will not vote in this year's election. Keep in mind that I've got numerous Twitter followers from both sides of the division within the Republican party, as … Continue reading Twitter Poll – 10/24/16 – Are You Voting in 2016?
This poll ran on Twitter over a period of two days. https://twitter.com/VladDavidiuk/status/787475653301895169 Only 19 votes were tallied, but the results were illuminating nonetheless. More than half of the respondents believe that Donald Trump and his supporters within the GOP - the "Make America Great Again" (#MAGA) voters - should bear the blame and responsibility for … Continue reading Twitter Poll – 10/15/16 – Who to blame for Trump Loss?
The first debate between the two least-admired nominees in electoral memory was a puerile display; an embarrassing 90 minute bum fight detrimental to the viewing public and inimical to a Republic which once had higher standards. At the end of 90 minutes, it is clear that Trump knows little to nothing about foreign policy, global economics and … Continue reading The First Presidential Debate: The Liar and The Lout
Maureen Dowd of the NY Times joined Chuck Todd and the Meet The Press panel on Sunday 9/18/16, and described in stark terms the rising sense of panic felt by the Left, especially the elites of New York media. TODD: New York Times, I think it was Saturday, Maureen, had a lead that said -- … Continue reading Panic Attack on the Left