From Never Trump to Forever Trump: The Impact of Trump’s Supreme Court Shortlist

Yesterday, Donald Trump revealed his picks for the Supreme Court if he were to be elected president, and he couldn’t have chosen a better time.  No doubt, many republicans read over the list of nominees with a sigh of relief as many of the names are tried and true conservatives.  Even since the presumptive nominee’s win in Indiana, some republicans remain hesitant to fully support and endorse … Continue reading From Never Trump to Forever Trump: The Impact of Trump’s Supreme Court Shortlist

The Power of the President

Understanding that the powers of the president are limited is essential to having a healthy political system. Repeated election cycles of unrealistic promises and unmet expectations hurts the American political system, creating a cynical people, who often lose trust in government, forego future participation in the political process, or become even more susceptible and responsive to every fairytale promise made by increasingly demagogue-like presidential candidates. Continue reading The Power of the President