There has been speculation from those in the know that the GOP might splinter! Will Donald Trump’s running for President be the cause for the Republican Party to schism? This past week Mitt Romney and John McCain railed against Trump calling him many things including being a fraud. Could this cause the party to split into at least two parties? Continue reading Will the GOP Splinter?
Why is the job of Speaker for the House of Representatives such an unwanted job? John Boehner’s sudden decision to leave tells the American public that this job is a political time bomb that could result in a schism for the Republican Party. The Tea Party politicians have been trying to force Boehner out for quite awhile and now that he said he is leaving at the end of October there is no one who wants the job. Continue reading Speaker of the House
Congress has been very cheap in keeping our passenger rail lines running. The train wreck that happened in Philadelphia this past week might have been prevented if the funding for Positive Train Control (PTC) had been adequate, instead of lukewarm. Continue reading Has Congress been too cheap on passenger train safety?