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Will Democrats Shut Down the Government this Friday?

Well, if the government does shut down Friday, I can almost guarantee you that Democrats, and their friends in the mainstream press, will blame it on Republicans. The truth, however, will be that it was the Democrats’ fault.

Here’s why. At midnight Friday, the latest government funding extension runs out.

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A Chance for Iran

Iran has been a thorn in the side of the United States since 1979. That’s the year the Ayatollah Khomeini overthrew the Shah of Iran, overran the American embassy there, and held 52 Americans hostage for the following 444 days. (It’s also the year I first ran for Cincinnati City Council as an independent – I lost.

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How Republicans can Hold the House and Senate this November

If you listen to Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer and the mainstream political pundits, you’d conclude that Democrats are going to win back at least the House, and maybe the Senate, this fall, hands down. After all, when one party wins the presidency, the other party almost always does well in the following congressional elections.

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My Predictions for 2018

Well, we made it through the Christmas holiday. Probably ate too much, and spent too much, but we made it. Now the New Year is just around the corner. So hold onto your hats – it’s that time again. Time for yours truly to predict what’s going to happen in the upcoming year!

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