SOTU  (Page 2)

Trump’s Next State of the Union Address Could Take Place Outside of Washington

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 7:00am 1/23/2019 at 7:00am

In a nakedly political move, Nancy Pelosi has declared that Trump’s state of the union address next week shouldn’t take place in the House of Representatives. She cited safety concerns due to the government shutdown, but that’s utter nonsense.

(more…)

 
 
 

Supreme Court allows transgender military ban to go into effect

https://www.supremecourt.gov/about/justices.aspx
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at 10:19am 1/22/2019 at 10:19am
https://www.supremecourt.gov/about/justices.aspx

The Supreme Court issued Orders in two cases involving the Trump administration decision not to permit transgender persons to serve in the military.

The Orders stayed District Court preliminary injunctions that had prevented the ban from going into effect. The votes split along ideological lines, with the four liberal Justices voting to...

Read More...
 
 
 

Dem tsunami 2018? Or just a ripple?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=56&v=S0mUp2-LygU
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 6:00pm 2/10/2018 at 6:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=56&v=S0mUp2-LygU

President Trump’s triumphant SOTU address caused quite a buzz because he was not only presidential but spoke eloquently about unity and common cause.  Much to my delight, the mainstream media is now a bit worried about this year’s midterms.  Headlines warned that “Democrats Should Revise Their Hopes for 2018” and “Republicans...

Read More...
 
 
 

Democrats Nightmare: Trump’s Approval Rises as Americans Continue to Shed Celebrity Influence

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qsXiUddxbiI
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 4, 2018 at 6:00pm 2/4/2018 at 6:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qsXiUddxbiI

Oh how the tides have turned. Democrats have thought latching onto celebrities would keep their brand afloat, but that has slowly died down with Trump’s victory being the climax. Well, so we thought. Democrats and celebrities have a tough time accepting reality…you know, like how us regular Americans don’t give a...

Read More...
 
 
 

SOTU of the Century Week at Legal Insurrection

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 4, 2018 at 8:00am 2/4/2018 at 8:00am

Trump’s first SOTU speech was a little long, but extremely effective.

The opposition was pathetic.

Reports of a “blue wave” may...

Read More...
 
 
 

Trump’s Improving Numbers a Mystery to Those Inside DC Bubble

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 3, 2018 at 6:00pm 2/3/2018 at 6:00pm

Shocking no one, those within the DC bubble cannot believe that approval numbers for President Donald Trump and Congressional GOP lawmakers continue to climb into February.

A Rasmussen poll has shown Trump’s approval rating at 49% while RealClearPolitics has it at 41.9%

(more…)

 
 
 

DNC is Going Broke as RNC Rakes in Cash

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 9:00am 2/1/2018 at 9:00am

Tom Perez and Keith Ellison run the DNC, and one of their jobs is to raise money. Any way you look at it, they are failing their party in this task. The DNC had a miserable year for fundraising in 2017.

(more…)

 
 
 

Democrats did themselves no favors with their SOTU responses

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 4:00pm 1/31/2018 at 4:00pm

It’s highly likely that the Democrats had prepared a unified strategy in advance for reacting to the SOTU. It probably went something like this:

(more…)

 
 
 

Kelly: White House to Release Nunes Memo ‘Pretty Quick’

https://youtu.be/F1-rkpZGX74
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 11:00am 1/31/2018 at 11:00am
https://youtu.be/F1-rkpZGX74

President Donald Trump’s Chief of Staff John Kelly said on Fox News Radio that the president will release House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes’ memo soon. From Fox News:

In a radio exclusive, White House Chief of Staff General John Kelly, joined Brian Kilmeade at the White House to talk about President...

Read More...
 
 
 

Post-speech polling is in: Trump’s State of the Union Address was a home run

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 7:00am 1/31/2018 at 7:00am

If you subscribe to our newsletter, Morning Insurrection, (*cough* shameless pitch *cough*) you’ve received my take on Trump’s first State of the Union Address. If you’re not a subscriber (you should be), my initial take (exclusive content!) was as follows:

(more…)

 
 
 

Trump and Democrat #SOTU Guests: #MAGA vs. #MeToo and #Dreamers

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 11:10am 1/30/2018 at 11:10am

Tonight, President Trump will give his first State of the Union address; we’ll have a live post on that later, so be sure to come back and share the fun.   In the meantime, the guest lists for both the president and the Democrats have been released.

The contrast between those guests invited...

Read More...
 
 
 

Trump: Dems rejected my generous offer because they “do not want to solve DACA, only use it!”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-RPQTs65uNw
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 28, 2018 at 12:00pm 1/28/2018 at 12:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-RPQTs65uNw

A hot topic in the Legal Insurrection comment sections has been whether the insane/deranged/lunatic/vicious/malicious reaction of Democrats and the open-borders left to Trump’s generous DACA/Dreamer amnesty framework was part of some three-dimensional chess play by Trump.

In that scenario, Trump offered what he knew never would be accepted in order to make...

Read More...
 
 
 

Maxine Waters to Give Her Own Special Response to Trump SOTU

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 28, 2018 at 10:00am 1/28/2018 at 10:00am

Rep. Maxine Waters of California has made an industry out of opposing Trump. Her constant calls for Trump’s impeachment has earned her the nickname “Auntie Maxine” from hordes of progressive youngsters.

She won’t be offering the official Democratic Party response to Trump’s state of the union address (more on that in a...

Read More...
 
 
 

Veteran upset at Dems boycotting Trump State of the Union address invited to attend

https://youtu.be/Kp7iezeA4fA
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 11:30am 1/20/2018 at 11:30am
https://youtu.be/Kp7iezeA4fA

An army veteran named Ricky Taylor took advantage of the fact that Maxine Waters and other Democrats are boycotting Trump’s first state of the union address. He published a tweet asking to take Waters’ seat and it went viral.

(more…)

 
 
 

Citing “Racism,” Maxine Waters, John Lewis To Skip Trump’s SOTU

https://youtu.be/HPqeLLhd6gk
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 14, 2018 at 9:00am 1/14/2018 at 9:00am
https://youtu.be/HPqeLLhd6gk

In the wake of Representative John Lewis (D-GA) announcing he would not attend President Trump’s inauguration, more than 50 Democrats refused to attend.  Now three Democrats, so far, are refusing to attend the president’s State of the Union (SOTU) address on January 30th.

The first to announce his intention of skipping the...

Read More...
 
 
 

Fuzzy’s Five Favorite Presidential Moments

author created
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 20, 2017 at 10:05am 2/20/2017 at 10:05am
author created

In order to honor President’s Day, I thought I would share five of my favorite presidential moments. I’ll present them in historical, rather than “top” or favorite, order.

Abraham Lincoln: “Gettysburg Address”

Like many conservatives, I have serious reservations about much that Lincoln did, but this speech is a winner from beginning...

Read More...
 
 
 

R.I.P. Joe Watkins: ‘Chicago Unchained’ Grassroots Activist and Obama Critic

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MVRXiVDOFqo
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 7:30am 12/3/2016 at 7:30am
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MVRXiVDOFqo

Legal Insurrection readers are part of a small community of people outside the inner-city of Chicago who may be familiar with Joe Watkins, who passed away this week after a battle with cancer. We’ve published a few videos and interviews with Joe on this site, including Rebel Pundit’s “Chicago Unchained,” which reached more...

Read More...