Category: Tyler Cralle

Gorsuch Filibuster Dead?
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Gorsuch Filibuster Dead?

Yesterday Senator Jean Shahanenn made a decision that could have major implications going forward.  She announced she would not filibuster Judge Neil Gorsuch’s nomination to the Supreme Court.  As Charles CW Cooke points out this is a big deal: Senator Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire declared, “Unlike the Republican majority, I haven’t heard any Democrats saying...

Stein Already Embarrassing North Carolina
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Stein Already Embarrassing North Carolina

It didn’t take long for Josh Stein to embarrass the state he calls home. Just over a month after being sworn in as Attorney General Stein has decided to join 16 other states in opposition to Trump’s travel ban.  Stein, being the non-thinking loyal Democrat he is, decided to interpret Trump’s latest EO as a...

Confirmation or Nah?
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Confirmation or Nah?

***Update 7:30 pm The Winston-Salem Journal is reporting that Governor Roy Cooper’s attorneys are filing a temporary block on the confirmation law Cooper’s office says attorneys filed a motion in Wake County court late Monday asking for the temporary block. Cooper’s lawyers argue the confirmation mandate approved by Republican lawmakers just before Cooper took office...

GOP Sticking to its Principles?
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GOP Sticking to its Principles?

As I wrote yesterday my big concern over the next 4 years is the GOP falling victim to the temptations of big government As I have been saying since November 9th, the GOP needs to make sure it sticks to its conservative principles despite the temptations from big government that befell the previous Republican administration....

Ben Sasse is a Rock Star
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Ben Sasse is a Rock Star

A lot of times I have difficulty explaining my brand of conservativism in today’s society.  Conservative for the longest time was defined as limited government, period.  However, in the age of Trump & the tea party conservative seems to have mutated slightly.  Now conservative means fighting companies who want to leave this country or immigrants who want to...