Changing the Channel on Congress

By: Michael Reagan I give up. Ten minutes after I started watching the Senate intelligence committee hearings Thursday morning, I got so frustrated I started looking for a good cartoon show. What’s so aggravating about these staged Congressional hearings is that you know what the Republicans and the Democrats are going to say before you…

Patience Is a (Political) Virtue

By: Michael Reagan I admit I clearly was not born with the patience gene. As a kid my mother was always saying to me, “Patience, patience, patience.” Today my wife Colleen is always saying the same thing,”Mike. Patience, patience.” It’s no use. For example, when I go to a movie I hate standing in line.…

Derailing the Trump Express

By:    Michael Reagan                 The Trump Train is rolling on. It’s going so fast and in so many directions at once that its critics can’t catch up. All week long President Trump has filled the headlines with news. He’s nominated Neil Gorsuch — a great judge who understands…

GOP Can’t Win in 2016 by Losing Now

By:  Michael Reagan                   Some Republicans in Congress will never learn. This time the GOP’s hard-right conservative minority had dreams of shutting Washington down over Planned Parenthood’s illegal profiteering in fetal tissue from its abortion business. They hoped to defund Planned Parenthood of its half-billion in annual…