Category Archives: Economic Crisis

Defending President Trump Is Becoming More Difficult


The author with a Trump cut-out at CPAC March 2016. (This photo is from Myra’s personal archives and did not appear with the National Review piece below.) Re-posted from National Review February 9, 2017 If you believe that the results … Continue reading

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How the Clinton victory party went from coronation to despair


Re-posted from  Washington Examiner. The first public sign that Hillary Clinton’s campaign was unsure of victory was when they canceled the fireworks scheduled for 9 p.m. on election night. As it turned out, there were fireworks on Nov. 8, but … Continue reading

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Ready for Madame President? ‘It’s the Electoral College, stupid.’


Author’s note: This piece originally appeared on National Review, July 12, 2016. Some of the polling data has changed slightly but the general theme still holds. It was during the 1992 presidential election that the famous phrase “It’s the economy, … Continue reading

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Why Florida Shines as 2016’s Most Influential State


Re-posted from National Review  12/3/2015  Pop quiz: Can you name this state? In American history, the major political parties have never nominated a presidential or vice presidential candidate from this state. Since 1976 every Republican presidential candidate who has won … Continue reading

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‘Real’ Solutions to Hillary’s Brand Problem


Some recent corporate rebranding campaigns show how Clinton could market her image. Re-posted from National Review on February 24, 2015 This past weekend the Washington Post ran a piece with the headline: “The making of Hillary 5.0: Marketing wizards help … Continue reading

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Mitt vs. Hillary 2016: An Even Match and Why It Just Might Happen


Re-posted from National Review Mitt Romney is keeping a very high profile this midterm-election season by campaigning coast to coast for Republicans, and two recent polls suggest why he might be encouraged to stay active in politics. Romney and his … Continue reading

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Can a Republican Win 270 Electoral Votes in 2016…or Ever?


Reposted from The Daily Beast  by Myra Adams Aug 18, 2013 As a conservative here is what I know: The GOP’s 2016 presidential nominee will be more conservative than ever, and have a heck of a time winning the Electoral … Continue reading

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