Matt Mayer

fracking

Why fracking matters

20 October 2020 6:42 am

Sigmund Freud famously noted that sometimes a cigar is just a cigar. In the case of fracking, even Freud would…

economy

Do you want a Trump or Biden economy?

13 October 2020 5:06 am

It would be great if the President was an icon of virtue and goodness, but he isn’t. As much as…

trump

It’s far too early to write off Donald Trump

7 October 2020 8:09 am

Too many pundits are ready to call the 2020 presidential race with a month to go. Four weeks is a…

amy coney barrett

Amy Coney Barrett is the ultimate Walmart soccer mom

27 September 2020 10:01 am

The biggest takeaway from the 2016 presidential election was that Main Street America was so sick of elites in Washington…

ohio

It’s all about Ohio

25 September 2020 2:30 am

Dublin, Ohio Since the presidential election of 1944 when Ohio went with loser Thomas Dewey over winner Franklin Roosevelt, Ohio…

electoral college

In defense of the Electoral College

20 September 2020 10:35 pm

Though often lost in the debate over the Electoral College, Article II in our Constitution created a system in which…

biden

Why I’m not predicting a Biden blowout

14 September 2020 7:35 am

In 2016, I was one of the very few people who publicly stated the night before the election that, despite…

debates

What will happen in the debates?

11 September 2020 7:46 pm

From late September through to mid-October, Americans will get to watch Donald Trump and Joe Biden debate three times. Mike…

tax spending

Who will pay for a mega-spending Biden administration?

5 September 2020 3:51 am

Over the last month, Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has proposed roughly $4 trillion in new tax hikes. That is…

trump demise

Predictions of Trump’s demise may yet again be premature

25 July 2020 1:13 am

Throughout the summer, various polls from the key battleground states indicate Joe Biden is in a very strong position. He…

america

Where can patriotic Americans find America?

21 July 2020 9:35 am

If we’ve confirmed anything in 2020, it is that liberal-progressives really do control the major influencers in America. This puts…

build

How the Supreme Court became the ‘most dangerous branch’

10 July 2020 1:48 am

From 1969 to today, presidents have appointed eighteen men and women to the U.S. Supreme Court. Of those eighteen justices,…

african american

Trump’s African American ‘silent minority’ could swing the election

2 July 2020 1:34 am

Donald Trump’s efforts to broaden his appeal to the African American community are bearing fruit. Rasmussen polling noted in early…

cannibalism

The right’s cannibalism problem

24 June 2020 11:49 pm

The right has a cannibalism problem. It gleefully attacks and eats its own. The left silently watches Republican after Republican…

silent

I will not be silent

19 June 2020 2:07 am

After the horrible death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, I started to grow increasingly uncomfortable by what I saw. I…

standing

How do you like US now?

14 June 2020 3:48 am

It’s that time again when newspapers tell us that America’s standing in the world has substantially declined under Donald Trump.…

black vote

Can Trump appeal to America’s black silent minority?

10 June 2020 8:37 am

One of the largest obstacles standing in the way of Donald Trump’s re-election is his weakness in every big city…

courage

Virtue-signaling isn’t courage

5 June 2020 11:39 pm

It is completely understandable for African Americans to be outraged at yet another death of a black man by overly…

civil rights

Republicans should now reclaim their strong history on civil rights

1 June 2020 10:55 pm

If you want a perfect example of how the progressive mindset betrays African Americans, look at the now viral video…

barack obama

Obama should apologize to Trump

24 May 2020 2:13 am

Anyone who has children understands the importance of teaching them to say ‘sorry’ when they’ve done wrong. Apologizing for causing…

biden trump craziest 2020

Six months out — who will win the Electoral College?

22 May 2020 8:30 pm

With just under six months to go, now is a good time to assess where things stand in the 2020…

economy

It isn’t necessarily the economy, stupid!

18 May 2020 7:59 pm

‘It’s the economy, stupid!’ With those now famous words, the Democratic strategist James Carville summarized the 1992 election between President…

government

How government can learn from disasters

11 May 2020 10:17 pm

Soon enough, Congress will hold hearings to investigate the federal response to the Wuhan virus pandemic. It is almost a…

biden trump craziest 2020

The 2020 question: which candidate will stand up to China?

6 May 2020 9:37 pm

Imagine you are in your late thirties living in Ohio working at a steel or other manufacturing plant in the…

fourth turning

Are we now in a Fourth Turning Crisis?

28 April 2020 2:01 am

Back in 1997, William Strauss and Neil Howe released The Fourth Turning: An American Prophecy that articulated a roughly 80-year…