Category Archives: Elections 2024

A long shot: Nikki Haley in Wisconsin

With Donald Trump enjoying huge leads in polling of Republican voters, will Wisconsin voters have a chance to make a difference in who the party’s presidential nominee will be? Nikki Haley is a long shot, but the political pundits are … Read the rest

Trump: Mental lapses add up; funny numbers don’t

Reason 3 to Nix Trump: More Mental Lapses. He is getting dotty. He will be 78 on election day, the average life expectancy for an American male, but humans age at very different paces. According to Forbes, he has mixed … Read the rest

Trump insulted Karl and his fellow Marines

Reason 5 for No on Trump: DISRESPECT FOR MILITARY HEROES John Kelly, retired top Marine general and chief of staff for former President Trump, went on the record last week to confirm that Trump categorized the 1800 Marines killed in … Read the rest

Biden, Trump out of bounds on UAW strike

It is going to be hard to stay current on my list of reasons to vote for or against President Joe Biden and former president Trump in the 2024 presidential elections. They are both continually in the national spotlight for … Read the rest

My tally of pros, cons of Biden, Trump

Back in 2016, light years ago in today’s political environment, when former President Trump was less known to potential voters, I started a list of reasons to vote against him in the primary and general election. My final tally was … Read the rest

Parties Owe Us Alternatives to Trump, Biden

What’s the antidote to two old geezers refusing to step aside for fresh energy and ideas in the Oval Office? The two political parties are supposed to forward candidates for the U.S. presidency that elicit enthusiasm and respect for how … Read the rest

Heartland questions for GOP wannabe debate

Wouldn’t it be a gas to be one of the journalists for the upcoming GOP presidential primary debate Wednesday in Milwaukee? I had the fun of doing that once way back when Tommy Thompson and Tony Earl were debating on … Read the rest

Why is Trump allowed on the ballot?

Question for American voters: If a candidate for public office won’t agree ahead of time to abide by the outcome of a legitimate election, why is he or she allowed on the ballot? Former President Trump has announced he won’t … Read the rest