The Stupid Party

Why does the GOP keep avoiding its base’s priorities?

by Skip April 11, 2017

SHOT: Report: GOP Leaders May Exclude Border Wall Funds In Next Years Budget The creation of a border wall along our southern border continues to be something president Trump really wants to make happen. However, a new report indicates that federal funds for Trump’s border wall may not be included in the House GOP’s budget for Fiscal Year 2017-2018. The […]

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Blogline of the Day (Part 3) – the dumbest line of the day (I think)

by Skip April 3, 2017

Schumer: How about instead of nuking the filibuster, you let Democrats help choose Trump’s SCOTUS nominee? Yeah, the Republicans won the election to do THAT? If that happened, Senate Minority Leader Chuckie Schumer would be the Senate Majority Leader in slightly less than two years. And neither Trump or Pence would be in the Oval […]

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Quick Thought – Boy, have the Republicans screwed up “Repeal and Replace” – Part 2, The Debacle

by Skip March 23, 2017

No vote today and not vote tonite on RyanCare, thus a few of the headlines du jour.  All because of having a bad assumption (or assumptions) as to what was minimally possible to pass and NOT DOING YOUR HOMEWORK!!!: Chaos Inside GOP House Conference Forces Speaker Ryan to Cancel Thursday’s RyanCare Vote …The HFC members […]

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Notable Quote – Stephen Green

by Skip November 9, 2016

FLASHBACK: The Manchurian President. It’s a little early in his administration to draw any broad conclusions, but the evidence is clear: As a younger man, Barack Obama was kidnapped and brainwashed by evil Republican operatives, then sent deep undercover to destroy the Democratic Party and perhaps even the entire liberal worldview. That’s the intro of […]

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” First, the defeat of the GOP wing of the Permanent Bipartisan Fusion Party”. Now, a GREAT example!

by Skip December 31, 2013

“What is the base supposed to think when they see Republicans taking money from Democrats to use in Republican primaries?” Or, as the phrase goes that I’ve been using: the Jr. Partners of the Democrats.  It is no secret that the Establishment Republicans, as shown by Karl Rove’s willingness to spend millions to defeat conservatives […]

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NH GOP: And I thought a “poll tax” was illegal!

by Skip November 29, 2012

I overlooked this announcement (on which Steve is busy writing a post on as well, I see) when it first came in – someone else emailed in on this and my head whipped around.  File this “what were they thinking” OR “the Five Families were planning ahead, eh?“: Important Notice on the 2013 Annual Meeting […]

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