Commentary: What happened to the Democratic party of old?

When I was a boy growing up in the southern tier of upstate New York, my parents, and most everyone in my hometown were Democrats. My mother was heavily involved with the Democratic Women’s movement and an ardent supporter of Hilary. Ma, how could you? To me, my father, most of my family, and the […]

Kamala Harris ends Democratic presidential campaign

Democratic Sen. Kamala Harris told supporters on Tuesday that she was ending her bid for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2020. “I’ve taken stock and looked at this from every angle, and over the last few days have come to one of the hardest decisions of my life,” she wrote in a note to supporters. […]

Commentary: Impeachment hopes spring eternal(ly) for Democrats

Unfortunately, America must continue to endure the Democratic impeachment quest that is stated to be a search for their version of the truth that will, not to the Democratic liking, conclude in a negative result for all Democratic candidates seeking office in 2020. Currently, Adam Schiff is still running the coup. His idea of transparency […]

Ex-Massachusetts Gov. Patrick announces Dem presidential bid

WASHINGTON — Former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick announced Thursday he is running for president, making a late entry into the Democratic race less than three months before primary voting begins. In an announcement video, Patrick highlighted his poverty-stricken childhood on Chicago’s South Side, saying he’s running for the “people who feel left out and left […]

Letter to the Editor: Sour grapes

You cannot sit down to watch the news without hearing about the Dems trying to rip our country apart. During my military career I had Commanders that I did not particularly care for but that did not stop me for working with them and trying to do what was best for the Air Force. Why […]

Speak Out: Bloomberg jumping in?

Michael Bloomberg, the billionaire former mayor of New York City, is opening the door to a 2020 Democratic presidential campaign, signaling his dissatisfaction with the current crop of candidates vying to take on President Donald Trump. Bloomberg, who initially ruled out a 2020 run, has not made a final decision on whether to jump into […]

Bloomberg opens door to 2020 presidential campaign

WASHINGTON — Michael Bloomberg, the billionaire former mayor of New York City, is opening the door to a 2020 Democratic presidential campaign, signaling his dissatisfaction with the current crop of candidates vying to take on President Donald Trump. Bloomberg, who initially ruled out a 2020 run, has not made a final decision on whether to […]

Speak Out: Trump Jr. on JFK

Donald Trump Jr. claimed Tuesday that the modern-day Democratic Party has moved so far left it would have rejected President John F. Kennedy as an “alt-right, neo-Nazi terrorist.” The president’s son launched the broadside against Democrats during an interview on Fox News to promote his newly published book, “Triggered: How the Left Thrives on Hate […]

Trump Jr claims JFK wouldn’t fit in modern Democratic Party

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump Jr. claimed Tuesday that the modern-day Democratic Party has moved so far left it would have rejected President John F. Kennedy as an “alt-right, neo-Nazi terrorist.” The president’s son launched the broadside against Democrats during an interview on Fox News to promote his newly published book, “Triggered: How the Left Thrives […]

Beto O’Rourke announces he’s dropping presidential bid

WASHINGTON — Beto O’Rourke, the former Texas congressman, announced Friday that he was ending his Democratic presidential campaign, which failed to recapture the enthusiasm, interest and fundraising prowess of his 2018 Senate race. In an online post, O’Rourke said, “My service to the country will not be as a candidate or as the nominee.” He […]