In the history of mankind, many republics have risen, have flourished for a less or greater time, and then have fallen because their citizens lost the power of governing themselves and thereby of governing their state. TR


Chris Christie threatens to run for president in 2024

He was supposed to be the tough law-and-order, no-nonsense candidate of 2016. But someone took that mantle away from him, and Christie didn’t have much else to offer. So now he’s thinking about plunging back in. “I certainly wouldn’t foreclose any possibility, right? So, might I consider running? Sure, absolutely,” Christie told the Washington Post. “I’m 57 years old. I still am very involved in

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New poll puts Biden only four points ahead of Trump

An Emerson College poll released Friday show Joe Biden ahead of President Trump nationally by just four points, 50%-46%. Emerson is a respected polling outfit. It’s not a bunch of kids doing a science project. If we go into Election Day with Biden up just four points in the polls, Trump wins the Electoral College, and maybe the popular vote too. A majority of voters,

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White House smacks Democrats for rejecting jobless benefits offers

This will be a nice political game to watch. Who gets the blame for allowing the $600-per-week jobless benefits to run out Friday? It’s the opening shot in a war over the coronavirus stimulus. It looks very dark now as the Democrats and Republicans are “far apart.” But they’ll get a deal, because this is how it almost always goes with these things, when both

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Trump Schedule || Friday, July 31, 2020

11:30 am || Meets with the National Association of Police Organizations Leadership; Cabinet Room 1:00 pm || Departs White House 3:20 pm || Arrives Tampa, Florida 3:30 pm || Participates in a Campaign Coalitions Event with Florida Sheriffs; Tampa 3:50 pm || Departs Tampa 4:25 pm || Arrives at Pelican Golf Club; Belleair, Florida 4:30 pm || Participates in a COVID-19 Response and Storm Preparedness

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