Category Archives: GOP

2016 Republican Party Platform = More Theocracy, Less Democracy

THE DEMOCRATIC PLATFORM HAS BEEN THOROUGHLY DISSECTED ON THIS NETWORK AND THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY OVER THE PAST WEEK, WITH GOOD REASON. THERE’S SOME GOOD STUFF IN THERE, SOME BAD STUFF IN THERE, BUT WHILE ALL THAT’S GOING ON, THE REPUBLICAN PLATFORM HAS ALSO BEEN COMING TOGETHER, AND THE INITIAL INFORMATION COMING ABOUT THE VARIOUS AMENDMENTS THAT WERE OFFERED,… Read More »

Straight Talk: Analyzing the Oregon Senate GOP walkout over cap and trade (Part 2)

Welcome back to straight talk today we’re talking about the showdown in Salem over cap-and-trade welcome again to our guest political analyst Len Bergstein and KGW reporter Pat Doris and we’re gonna start this this second part of the show today where we left off just before the break and that was when Senate President Peter Courtney told… Read More »

Obama delivers diatribe against GOP: ‘What happened to the Republican party?’

But over the past few decades the politics of division and resentment and paranoia has unfortunately found a home in the Republican Party this Congress has championed the unwinding of campaign finance laws to give billionaires outside influence over our politics systematically attacked voting rights to make it harder for young people and minorities and the poor to… Read More »