Ahead of next week’s Republican convention in Cleveland, speculation is rampant as to whom Donald Trump will choose as his running mate. Plus, Rare praise for Trump’s reaction to the Dallas shootings from key #NeverTrumper; #NeverTrump’s grasp of Trump conspiracy theories is just a tad over-the-top, and, Donald Trump could bridge the racial divide if given a fair chance.
If, knowing what we know of the congenital mendacity of Hillary Clinton, the nation chooses her as head of state and commander in chief, then that will tell us something about the America of 2016. And it will tell us something about the supposed superiority of democracy over other forms of government.
#NeverTrump claims the Founding Fathers would be disgusted by this year’s candidates, but I think they would understand Donald Trump’s appeal to the voters. Plus, Media touts Ivanka Trump as The Donald’s running mate; They wouldn’t be scolding their own nominee if the establishment candidate had won, and, Ted Cruz meets privately with The Donald, will speak at the convention.
Could Hillary’s Email reprieve signal the end of #NeverTrump’s disunity movement? Plus, Stuffy Republican foreign policy establishment chooses Hillary…good riddance; Ernst says she wants Trump to win in Iowa, but probably not with her on the ticket, and, No, Donald Trump does not plan to try and compete in all fifty states.
Donald Trump met with Iowa Senator Joni Ernst on Monday -- here’s guessing the conversation was about more than just farming issues. Plus, #NeverTrump may be good business -- or not; Crooked Hillary’s all-clear from the FBI will only serve to magnify the issue of her judgment going forward, and, Who will speak at Trump’s convention? Suspense ends today.
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Donald Trump is right; if Hillary emerges legally unscathed from the email scandal, the system most certainly is rigged. Plus, Despite Crooked Hillary’s obvious guilt, #NeverTrump is still definitely “With Her”; Former Republican candidates divided on attending Republican convention, and, Trump will release list of convention speakers this week, ending the mystery.
As our friend Frank Gaffney put it so memorably after Senator Ted Cruz's stellar questioning of DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson, “The U.S. government is, indeed, ‘willfully blind’ about sharia-supremacism and the danger it poses to America. Sen. Ted Cruz has established that Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson could qualify for a seeing-eye dog – and why… These are the narratives of the Muslim Brotherhood – and proof-positive of their successful, subversive influence operations inside the Obama administration.”
Q for #NeverTrump: Are you really willing to effectively extinguish the lives of millions of unborn Americans because your pride prevents you from backing a man like Donald Trump? Plus, Mitt Romney says his family wanted him to run again, but he couldn’t put them through it; Some members of BushWorld’s embrace of Hillary suggests the end of #NeverTrump is near, and, Eric Trump says his dad is really just all about America.
Presidential Horse Race 2016: #NeverTrumpers, voting for Gary Johnson is the same as supporting no one
Some #NeverTrumpers are feeling good by saying they’ll vote for Libertarian Gary Johnson instead of Trump, but it’s still the equivalent of supporting no one. Plus, Trump’s trade stance flies in the face of the establishment, but the voters seem to like it; RNC member proposes rule change that would effectively squelch a delegate revolt, and, Stage set – literally – for the grand Trump show in Cleveland next month.
Our friend Philip B. Haney yesterday testified before Senator Ted Cruz’s Subcommittee on Oversight, Agency Action, Federal Rights and Federal Courts to explain just how deeply the Obama administration has been penetrated by the Muslim Brotherhood. Haney is the author of the must-read book See Something, Say Nothing: A Homeland Security Officer Exposes the Government's Submission to Jihad that we strongly recommend to CHQ readers.
Donald Trump’s decision to bring in a key Ted Cruz staffer to run his press operations proves he’s growing as a candidate and as a man. Plus, Poll shows a majority would have preferred a different candidate…so did the vote totals; Polls don’t foretell doom; they merely tell Trump where he needs to improve, and, Behind the scenes, Trump amps up data operation to compete with Crooked Hillary.
Out of 580 individuals convicted on terrorism or terrorism-related offenses between September 11, 2001 and December 31, 2014 at least 380 of them were foreign born, and there's only one man responsible for keeping this existential threat to your safety and quality of life alive, and that's Speaker of the House Paul Ryan. We urge you to call Speaker Ryan’s office, the Capitol Switchboard is 1-866-220-0044, tell Speaker Ryan that you will hold him personally responsible for the next jihadi attack on our country.
Donald Trump says he may not invite his former rivals to speak at next month’s convention, but everything will work out when the time comes. Plus, Forget not being invited to speak, many establishment Republicans don’t want to speak; #NeverTrump to put boots on the ground in Cleveland to wage campaign against Trump, and, Could this be the start of the Democrats’ own #NeverHillary effort?
Donald Trump’s speech last week effectively refuted all of #NeverTrump’s arguments, so it’s about time they gave in to the inevitable and joined others in supporting him. Plus, The dump Trump movement lacks the strength where it counts – votes; Why a European election matters in America, and, George Will leaves the Republican Party over abhorrence to Trump.
Presidential Horse Race 2016: Supreme Court tosses Trump a softball – will he blast it out of the park?
The Supreme Court injected immigration and judicial appointments right into the middle of the presidential race on Thursday and Trump should take advantage. Plus, The Donald’s anti-Hillary speech on Wednesday revealed Trump’s growth as a politician; CNN hires Corey Lewandowski, but we can’t quite figure out why, and, Gary Johnson knows he won’t win, so he just wants to get on TV.
Trump's comments about Hillary Clinton's plans to expand the refugee resettlement program are dead on. Nothing captures how the “iron triangle” of entrenched Washington insider interests uses its influence on Congress to raid the Treasury and betray the American people as does the refugee “resettlement” industry.
As much as the media wishes it were true, there is no way #NeverTrump’s convention delegate revolt can possibly succeed. Plus, Trump sharpens his general election message in scathing anti-Hillary speech; It’s official: Marco Rubio is running for reelection to his Florida senate seat, and, Results from primaries show Trump may have opening with young voters.
#NeverTrump is heaping scorn on Evangelical Christian leaders for supporting Donald Trump, but perhaps it is they who should be looking in the mirror in search of hypocrites. Plus, Trump’s Evangelical support team will work with him to advance cultural issues; By dumping Lewandowski, Trump signals he’s thinking about his legacy again, and, Poll shows race is closer than the media would have you believe.
Corey Lewandoski’s firing as Donald Trump’s campaign manager is a sign the candidate recognizes the need for a change and is willing to make the necessary moves to facilitate it. Plus, Electing Hillary means four more years of the government targeting YOU; The whole story behind Marco Rubio’s wild ride to running for reelection, and, Trump staffer celebrates Lewandowski’s demise on Twitter, resigns.