GOP Will Lose Big in 2016 if Jeb Bush is the Candidate

If the GOP establishment was dismayed that 5 million Republicans did not vote in 2012, they’re really going to be depressed when even more stay home if Jeb Bush is at the top of the ticket in 2016. Conservatives who don’t show up at the pools for the the presidential pick won;t be there for […]

John McCain Using Obama Donors to Purge Arizona Tea Party

John McCain has got to go. He’s up for reelection in 2016. The Tea Party needs to begin the process of ridding this political pariah from office. He’s a menace to good government and constitutional fidelity. McCain’s latest deed of political maleficence is working behind the scenes to lead a purge of Republican conservatives from […]

My Phone Call With a Political Insider

Being the editor of a website like Godfather Politics puts me in touch with a lot of people around the country who are experts in their respective fields. Since GP is heavily weighted toward politics, you can imagine the type of inside information I’m privy too. Because of mutual confidentially agreements, I rarely get to […]

Thad Cochran Won Because McDaniel Wouldn’t “Play Ball”

I guess conservative Chris McDaniel should just take his ball and go home. There was no foul play. Thad Cochran won fair and square. Jamelle Bouie at Slate.com quotes McDaniel: “There is something a bit strange, there is something a bit unusual, about a Republican primary that’s decided by liberal Democrats,” that “35,000 Democrats crossed […]

Thad Cochran ‘Win’ Shows Ideological Weakness of GOP Establishment

When people like Jesse Jackson praise the win of Thad Cochran in Mississippi over Tea-Party-backed Chris McDaniel, you know the Republican Party is in deep trouble. Either Cochran is viewed as a Democrat by the Left or the Democrats are going to pour money and support into the November election to oust the multi-term Republican. […]

Establishment Republicans Fight to Keep Banks in Power

There is a sinister side to the establishment Republican’s war on conservatives and Tea Party candidates. Like their Democrat fellow travelers, they benefit by the flow of easy money. This is why they are working hard to keep Thad Cochran in power in Mississippi even though his mental acuity is being questioned. Cochran did not […]