Amanda Head at Politico asks the big question, Don, or Ron? Which Side Will Republicans End Up On?. Kurt Schlichter at Town Hall is definitely a Don guy, making The Case Against Ron DeSantis 2024 as is (via the Wombat's In The Mailbox: 11.23.22 (Evening Edition) JB Shurk at Am Think, Return of the Great MAGA King. John Hinderacker at Power Line is a bit more neutral in Will Trump Be a Factor in 2024? Of course, he'll be a factor, but I'm not sure he'll triumph. nor whether he should. Salena Zito at WaEx, NH Gov. Chris Sununu says Trump's announcement 'fell flat' and shares why he will never run for Senate “No, no," he said. "I can't, no. I got to tell you, the U.S. Congress and the Senate are the most disappointing political bodies that I can imagine right now." The less they do, the better, generally speaking.
Vicky Marshall at Da Fed thinks about The GOP’s Political Consultant Problem. Political parasites who benefit whether we win or lose. Ace agrees The GOP Changes Candidates and Changes Strategies, But One Part of Its Failing Formula Never Changes: The Political Consultant Class That Profits Off Endless Losses . . . "I'll say this about the Democrats: They would never put up with a cadre of failures like this." Bruce Thornton at Front Page What the GOP Can Do in a Divided Government "Now is not the time for bipartisanship." At the Wombats In The Mailbox: 11.23.22 (Afternoon Edition) from the Shark Tank: Eskamani Warns of “Complete Control” Of U.S. House By Republicans like that's a bad thing. And as Eric Lendrum at Da Fed notes Kevin McCarthy Vows to Remove Prominent Democrats from Crucial Committees. At Am Great Ed Ring proposes Four Issues to Unify the GOP and Realign America. "Will you fight for 1) school choice and classical curricula in public schools, 2) secure borders and merit-based immigration, 3) an end to race- and gender-based discrimination of all kinds, and 4) unrestricted development of clean fossil fuel and nuclear power?" Stacey Lennox at PJ Media finds A Majority of Voters Want New GOP Leadership so the Old Ones May Want to Try Some New Tactics. As I have said before, if a football team performed so badly, the coaches would be fired.
John Sexton at Haut Hair reads Politico: Despite his age, Biden refuses to leave the stage. To be fair, he can't find the exit. At the Wombats In The Mailbox: 11.23.22 (Afternoon Edition) LI has Biden Administration Slammed for Signing Away $1 Billion in Climate Reparations, and Biden’s USDA Blames Russia and Putin for Expensive Thanksgiving Dinners. And from Wombat's In The Mailbox: 11.23.22 (Evening Edition) Power Line The playbook on the laptop. Deny, deny, deny. At Am Con, a reminder, Hunter Biden's Laptop Is Still Real "The New York Post’s reporting has been confirmed by liberal outlets long after the 2020 election." Front Page exposes The Biden Family Crime Syndicate, "Did Obama try to discourage Biden from running for president because he knew Joe too well?"
Also, at The Geller Report, Special Counsel Investigating Trump Was Key Figure In IRS Scandal Targeting Conservative Americans. At Am Spec Jeff Lord calls it The Merrick Garland Insurrection. "A rogue attorney general’s assault on democracy with a Trump special counsel " and Jed Babbin Indicting Trump: The Appointment of Robert Mueller’s Successor. "The Smith investigation may tie Trump up in a trial." At Da Caller, Trump Special Counsel’s Wife Was A Co-Producer For Michelle Obama’s Netflix Documentary. So you know how their pillow talk goes. NYT cited at Haut Hair, DoJ wants to question Pence in J6 probe. But at PM, Biden officials off the hook for deposition in social media censorship case: 5th Circuit judges "On Monday, the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals blocked deposition requests handed down to three officials in the Biden administration, overruling Louisiana District Judge Terry Doughty, who had originally placed the order."
No longer useful, john Sexton at Haut Hair reports Jan 6 staffers turn on Liz Cheney and her singular focus on the Donald. They wanted to put in other bad stuff about Republicans. WaPoo whines Jan. 6 panel staffers angry at Cheney for focusing so much of report on Trump "15 former and current staffers expressed concern that important findings unrelated to Trump will not become available to the American public." And White House likely to honor some GOP probes, but not Hunter.
At Am Think Robert Oscar Lopez thinks he knows What 1972 Can Teach Us about 2022. Unpopular candidates can win the presidency if the alternative is worse. We're not voting for sainthood. From Wombat's In The Mailbox: 11.23.22 (Evening Edition). Also at Am Think, JR Dunn addresses The Voting Morons. PJ Media's Dennis Prager thinks Young Americans Voted to Ruin their Lives. Too soon old, too late smart.
Politico is pleased that Murkowski, Peltola win in Alaska. "The Senate incumbent fended off a Trump-backed challenger, while voters returned the Democratic House member for a full term." WaPoo, Lisa Murkowski and Mary Peltola win Alaska races, defeating Trump-backed opponents. Ich. Insty, CULTURE OF CORRUPTION: John Fetterman Disavowed ‘Dirty’ Corporate Money. Then Came Sam Bankman-Fried. Super PAC funded by disgraced crypto kingpin spent over $200K on pro-Fetterman ads. KT at Haut Hair hears Gisele Fetterman blames Fox News and right-wing hate for threats in her inbox.
At Da Caller, The Stacey Abrams Political Machine Is Failing In Georgia’s Runoff. KT at Haut Hair again, First major poll since the general election shows Georgia Senate race outcome uncertain, not outside the margin of fraud. At NYPo, Georgia Supreme Court OKs Saturday early voting in Warnock-Walker Senate runoff. Those votes won't harvest themselves. Vicky Marshall at Da Fed observes Raphael Warnock’s Phony Church Wants To End U.S. Fossil Fuel Production And Sic Climate Colonists On Africa. So, typical hard left.From the Wombats In The Mailbox: 11.23.22 (Afternoon Edition) two from The Geller Report Arizona Poll Watcher: More Ballots Than Voters, and Kari Lake Gives Update: ‘Whistleblowers Are Coming Forward’. At Am Think Monica Showalter wonders Where is the GOP? While Kari Lake is fighting electoral theft in Arizona. From Wombat's In The Mailbox: 11.23.22 (Evening Edition)At Da Fed, Shawn Fleetwood thinks Maricopa County Made Arizona’s Elections Even More Of A Disaster Than People Realize. At ET, Newt Gingrich Calls for ‘Honest Count’ in Arizona Election: ‘It’s Amazing to Me What a Big Mess This Is’ Because Katie Hobbs and the Democrats that controlled Maricopa County wanted it to be.