Conservatism Based On Cruelty Is Not What I Signed Up For

Nearly 20 years ago this politically disinterested European met and fell in love with a young Republican political scientist from Idaho fresh from her time working in a congress ran by Newt Gingrich.  This was my introduction to American conservatives and their political ideology. I learned about compassionate conservatism orthodoxy, how if we just built … Continue reading Conservatism Based On Cruelty Is Not What I Signed Up For

Who Does Mia Love Serve? The People Or Sheldon Adelson?

Every single American knows that our campaign finance laws create legalized bribery, a quid pro quo that leaves our representatives totally beholden to people who ARE NOT their constituents -but absolutely their masters. Who are these masters? Now here's a fella by the name of Sheldon Adelson. He's a billionaire and big backer of President … Continue reading Who Does Mia Love Serve? The People Or Sheldon Adelson?

Out of State, Out of Touch, & Out of Time

Representative Mia Love of Utah’s fourth district has a hometown problem and is running out of time to turn it around. Love ran on bringing positive change to DC but as with so many before her she has become part of the problem. Her campaign funding e-mails have been viciously derogatory of the Democratic Party … Continue reading Out of State, Out of Touch, & Out of Time