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Jon Huntsman Sr. Returns to Private Equity with Rocket Fuel Deal

Huntsman Family Investments has gotten into the rocket fuel business, by agreeing to acquire the specialty chemicals division of American Pacific Corp. from private equity firm H.I.G. 247 more words


John Kasich Can't Win

Gov. John Kasich (R-OH) can’t win the GOP primary. He’s just too damn reasonable.

Kasich’s failing presidential bid epitomizes the plight of the moderate Republican. With the bitter partisan divide in Washington, bipartisanship has become a dirty word. 562 more words


What's with the Tea Party?

David Brooks has one of the best columns he’s ever written in today’s New York Times, chastising the Republican extremists for destroying the party, debasing conservatism, and ignoring the principles that democracy is founded on.   500 more words


"Chaffetzed!": A "Grandstanding Charlatan" Who Seems To Have A Tiny Problem With The Truth

It’s not a real good sign when your name is turned into a synonym for political backstabbling. That seems to have happened beyond retrieval to Rep. 409 more words

Mitt Romney

This is an update of a previous blog. As a registered moderate republican, I have committed to NOT vote republican until one of their candidates  demonstrates the courage to stand up to the far right, tea party conservatives when they spout their racist rhetoric such as our President is a Muslim and not a U.S. 829 more words


Finger on the Button

The crop of 2016 presidential hopefuls doesn’t offer the same appeal as other past elections. The idea of one of these people having  access  to nuclear weapons scares the crap out of me.   369 more words

Political Commentary

Abby Huntsman to CNN?

Abby Huntsman, the daughter of former GOP 2012 presidential hopeful Jon Huntsman, left MSNBC on Friday following the cancelation of the daily talk show that she co-hosted, The Cycle. 105 more words