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President –Elect Trump hits just the right tone

I have marveled at the 24/7 news cycle and their often humorous efforts to “ make some news”, if they can’t find any, or when it’s a quiet 24 hour period.  This past week’s constant harping on how the Trump transition team was in meltdown is a case in point. One would think after the […]

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A Wrap up on the 2016 Presidential Election Polls

I suppose I could start out by writing “I was right and the polls were wrong.” But I won’t. That would be gloating. However, I spent a lot of time telling people the polls were wrong. That they were over sampling Democrats and often under sampling Independents (not to mention Republicans). Also, the narrative that […]

About Tom White

Tom is a US Navy Veteran, owns an Insurance Agency and is currently an IT Manager for a Virginia Distributor. He has been published in American Thinker, currently writes for the Richmond Examiner as well as Virginia Right! Blog. Tom lives in Hanover County, Va and is involved in politics at every level and is a Recovering Republican who has finally had enough of the War on Conservatives in progress with the Leadership of the GOP on a National Level.

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The Left has Brainwashed their Voters. Talk About the Party of Hate! Call in the Shrinks!

The Democrats have spent a lot of time and money in this election pushing a message of hate to “energize” their base. Eight years ago, they didn’t need to do that because Barack Obama was billed as the positive candidate for change. Of course they still did their best to demonize the opposition in both […]

About Tom White

Tom is a US Navy Veteran, owns an Insurance Agency and is currently an IT Manager for a Virginia Distributor. He has been published in American Thinker, currently writes for the Richmond Examiner as well as Virginia Right! Blog. Tom lives in Hanover County, Va and is involved in politics at every level and is a Recovering Republican who has finally had enough of the War on Conservatives in progress with the Leadership of the GOP on a National Level.

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ECONOMICS 101 FOR THOSE WHO CONSUMED LEAD BASED PAINT CHIPS

I have learned to be patient over the last 8 years , attempting to restore to a public discussion common sense and sound economic reasoning , battling at every turn what is often emotionally charged rants from folks who struggle to comprehend basic math. Comments this week in response to an earlier article I had […]

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Larry Sabato’s Final Electoral Vote Prediction: Hillary 322, Trump 216. Dems Win Senate

Why do the news outlets continue to put people like Larry Sabato on TV as if his predictions were grounded in bedrock? I believe Larry Sabato should have his crystal ball checked for cataracts, something I am very familiar with. But even I saw the Trump Train rolling. Bad boy, Larry. Our Final 2016 Picks […]

About Tom White

Tom is a US Navy Veteran, owns an Insurance Agency and is currently an IT Manager for a Virginia Distributor. He has been published in American Thinker, currently writes for the Richmond Examiner as well as Virginia Right! Blog. Tom lives in Hanover County, Va and is involved in politics at every level and is a Recovering Republican who has finally had enough of the War on Conservatives in progress with the Leadership of the GOP on a National Level.

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I Love Trump’s Picks: Reince Priebus Chief of Staff and Stephen Bannon as Strategist

I am no fan of Reince Priebus. And I believe that during the Republican Primary he was not always fair to Donald Trump. Trump received extra scrutiny on singing the pledge that he would support the nominee. Not so much because Priebus gave a rip, but because the rest of the candidates feared a Trump […]

About Tom White

Tom is a US Navy Veteran, owns an Insurance Agency and is currently an IT Manager for a Virginia Distributor. He has been published in American Thinker, currently writes for the Richmond Examiner as well as Virginia Right! Blog. Tom lives in Hanover County, Va and is involved in politics at every level and is a Recovering Republican who has finally had enough of the War on Conservatives in progress with the Leadership of the GOP on a National Level.

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TEMPER YOUR EXCITEMENT WITH A DOSE OF POLITICAL REALITY

Not having got much sleep last night, allow for some misspelling and or typo’s as I bang away on the keyboard in a coffee reduced stupor. The “ chance” that President –Elect Trump represents is just that, a chance to reshuffle the deck, starting with a quiet and diplomatic removal of Paul Ryan and Mitch […]

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President Elect Trump, I Like the Sound of that!

I got on the Trump Train early on. I wasn’t alone, but often felt the isolation from my friends who were supporting someone else in the Primary. And I believed that not only could Donald Trump win the primary, but he could also defeat Hillary Clinton. If I had a dollar for every Republican that […]

About Tom White

Tom is a US Navy Veteran, owns an Insurance Agency and is currently an IT Manager for a Virginia Distributor. He has been published in American Thinker, currently writes for the Richmond Examiner as well as Virginia Right! Blog. Tom lives in Hanover County, Va and is involved in politics at every level and is a Recovering Republican who has finally had enough of the War on Conservatives in progress with the Leadership of the GOP on a National Level.

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In Judging Men

“In judging men and things, ethics go before dogma, politics or nationality” Lord Acton “What difference does it make?” Hillary Clinton “Kiss my a**” Donald Trump In Bartlett’s I found the first quoted ascription above attributed to John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton, 1st Baron Acton: Lord Acton. The other two are attributes of the two presidential […]

About Paul Yarbrough

Reared in Mississippi. Served in the Marine Corps and graduated from college in Louisiana. Lived in both Louisiana and Texas (past 40 years). I have spent most of my business career in the oil business. I started writing as a hobby 7 or 8 years ago and love to write, particularly about the South. I have just finished a third novel. I have written a few short stories and a handful of articles. I have been posted on the Abbeville Institute multiple times and The Daily Caller also a few times. I have various published short stories and articles reposted on my website.

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Dirty Job’s Mike Rowe, Voting, and the Work Ethic

Photo by USFWS/Southeast I recently saw Mike Rowe (Dirty Jobs) on Fox and Friends in a brief segment regarding, I believe, a Facebook post he made on the current election insofar as voting. Though (I hope my memory is correct) he did not offer support for either of the two front-running candidates. He was contacted […]

About Paul Yarbrough

Reared in Mississippi. Served in the Marine Corps and graduated from college in Louisiana. Lived in both Louisiana and Texas (past 40 years). I have spent most of my business career in the oil business. I started writing as a hobby 7 or 8 years ago and love to write, particularly about the South. I have just finished a third novel. I have written a few short stories and a handful of articles. I have been posted on the Abbeville Institute multiple times and The Daily Caller also a few times. I have various published short stories and articles reposted on my website.

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Republicans Are Losers; Ever Wonder Why?

Photo by JBrazito Republicans cannot understand why they lose. The reason is, they are not republicans. And they keep returning to disingenuous types like the Bushes or the Cheneys or the Gringrichs or the Jaffas-revised-history-theory-types ad neocon ad nauseam for their candidates to boot. They suffered themselves 30 years ago to the hoisting of Ronald […]

About Paul Yarbrough

Reared in Mississippi. Served in the Marine Corps and graduated from college in Louisiana. Lived in both Louisiana and Texas (past 40 years). I have spent most of my business career in the oil business. I started writing as a hobby 7 or 8 years ago and love to write, particularly about the South. I have just finished a third novel. I have written a few short stories and a handful of articles. I have been posted on the Abbeville Institute multiple times and The Daily Caller also a few times. I have various published short stories and articles reposted on my website.

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Another Bonus Boondoggle, Another Bonus March?

In 1932 veterans gathered in Washington in protest over bonuses owed (but not yet due) earned as a result of service in WWI. The bonuses were actually to come due in 1945, but due to the Great Depression (caused by the government) most of these men were out of work and strained to the limits […]

About Paul Yarbrough

Reared in Mississippi. Served in the Marine Corps and graduated from college in Louisiana. Lived in both Louisiana and Texas (past 40 years). I have spent most of my business career in the oil business. I started writing as a hobby 7 or 8 years ago and love to write, particularly about the South. I have just finished a third novel. I have written a few short stories and a handful of articles. I have been posted on the Abbeville Institute multiple times and The Daily Caller also a few times. I have various published short stories and articles reposted on my website.

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Investor’s Business Daily Poll (IBD) Radically Alters Tracking Poll After FBI Reopens Clinton Email Case

Investor’s Business Daily bills themselves as the most accurate pollster in the past elections. And this story backs up their claim. And I like tracking polls that “weight” their data to make it more realistic and diminish the error due to over or under sampling various demographics. And this IBD poll is weighted. Which is […]

About Tom White

Tom is a US Navy Veteran, owns an Insurance Agency and is currently an IT Manager for a Virginia Distributor. He has been published in American Thinker, currently writes for the Richmond Examiner as well as Virginia Right! Blog. Tom lives in Hanover County, Va and is involved in politics at every level and is a Recovering Republican who has finally had enough of the War on Conservatives in progress with the Leadership of the GOP on a National Level.

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New ABC Poll, while biased towards Clinton, Shows Huge Movement Towards Trump

ABC News must be contemplating putting their offices in a rotating building. Spinning the polls they have been putting out to favor Hillary has become a bit like picking up a turd by the clean end. But let’s look at the 3 polls released by ABC this week. Poll – October 23, 2016 The initial […]

About Tom White

Tom is a US Navy Veteran, owns an Insurance Agency and is currently an IT Manager for a Virginia Distributor. He has been published in American Thinker, currently writes for the Richmond Examiner as well as Virginia Right! Blog. Tom lives in Hanover County, Va and is involved in politics at every level and is a Recovering Republican who has finally had enough of the War on Conservatives in progress with the Leadership of the GOP on a National Level.

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On Trump: Women are much smarter than the media thinks

Each of us have unique gifts that most people hone over their lifetimes. Intellect is something that can be acquired, so even for folks who might start out with a lower IQ they can acquire deeper knowledge & understanding by simply exerting some time and energy to learn. That said, it is clear that their […]

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Crybaby Republicans – Do Your Job or Resign

“Instead, my moral indignation – and that of the vast majority of conservative Americans – is saved for and directed towards the results of actions, not words.” Although I don’t recommend it, one advantage of growing up on the wrong side of the moral tracks, and not coming to faith until the middle of your […]

About Michael Giere

Mike Giere has written extensively on politics, foreign policy, and issues of faith. He is a novelist (The White River Series); a former candidate for the U.S. House; worked for Ronald Reagan in 76 & 80; and served in both the Reagan and Bush (41) Administrations.

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Reuters/Ipsos Poll Samples 47% Democrats, 31% Republicans. +16% Skew Towards Dems

It may be time to question the polls that Real Clear Politics include in their averages. Some of these polls are completely unrealistic in my opinion. the latest poll by Reuters/IPSOS is a perfect example. The outfit released a poll today (10/12/2016) showing Hillary Clinton with a 7 point lead over Donald Trump. Theit last […]

About Tom White

Tom is a US Navy Veteran, owns an Insurance Agency and is currently an IT Manager for a Virginia Distributor. He has been published in American Thinker, currently writes for the Richmond Examiner as well as Virginia Right! Blog. Tom lives in Hanover County, Va and is involved in politics at every level and is a Recovering Republican who has finally had enough of the War on Conservatives in progress with the Leadership of the GOP on a National Level.

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A Little Perspective Might Help

We learned yesterday that Donald Trump isn’t who you would want your daughter to bring to dinner with a quiet declaration “  Daddy, I think he’s the one”. We also had reinforced what a conniving lying criminal Hillary Clinton truly is. But I digress. Imagine if Jack Kennedy, Grover Cleveland or even Slick Willy were […]

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Lester “Candy” Holt Moderates a Completely Useless Debate. Nobody Won. America Lost.

I had a feeling when Lester “Candy” Holt, who was every bit as partisan and self injecting as Candy Crowley was 4 years ago, began by talking about 6 years of unprecedented job growth under Obama and Secretary Clinton that Trump was about to be ambushed. And I was right. But did this completely tilted […]

About Tom White

Tom is a US Navy Veteran, owns an Insurance Agency and is currently an IT Manager for a Virginia Distributor. He has been published in American Thinker, currently writes for the Richmond Examiner as well as Virginia Right! Blog. Tom lives in Hanover County, Va and is involved in politics at every level and is a Recovering Republican who has finally had enough of the War on Conservatives in progress with the Leadership of the GOP on a National Level.

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Tom White Says:

Nothing is more conservative than a republican wanting to get their majority back. And nothing is more liberal than a republican WITH a majority.

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