Barack Obama’s Stimulus: Higher taxes and Re-Election

Posted by root | 21 Sep, 2011
This week President Barack Obama once again showed his failed leadership by proposing to solve American’s spending and debt crisis by combining token spending cuts with higher income taxes. For two and one half years President Obama has attempted to reignite the U.S. economy with stimulus...

Bobby Jindal's Re-Election and the Demise of the Louisiana Democratic Party

Posted by root | 12 Sep, 2011
My commentaries are also avaliable at Bayou Buzz, www.bayoubuzz.com. Qualifying is over, and the fall elections are officially underway. These elections will be quite different from any other elections we have seen in Louisiana. The news media, whose members are usually more liberal than...

The Surge of the Louisiana Republican Party

Posted by root | 2 Sep, 2011
There was a time in Louisiana when “everyone” was a registered Democrat. The joke was that Republicans could hold a convention inside a telephone booth. Party primaries for Democrats were tantamount to election. If a candidate won the Democratic primary, that candidate was...