The second installment in our look at the never-ending list of people running for the GOP nomination in 2016. We would have to dedicate our lives to record all of their negative aspects, so these are just some highlights, beginning with candidates who have declared:
Carly Fiorina: Ousted as the Chairwoman and CEO of Hewlett-Packard in 2005, she left behind a less than stellar legacy. – Read the full article
Here’s the first installment of who’s running, who might run, and who people think should run for the GOP nomination for President:
1. Jeb Bush: Yes, ANOTHER BUSH. We’ll NEVER be rid of them, they just keep spawning. Jeb facts:
Five of his business associates have been convicted of crimes; one remains an international fugitive on fraud charges. – Read the full article
Yesterday, the Supreme Court issued a ruling that will allow millions of Americans who have health insurance because of the Affordable Care Act to remain covered. Health insurance is a necessity for many Americans with pre-existing conditions. But for these same Americans, purchasing health care insurance without assistance is impossible. – Read the full article
Last weekend marked the first official rally of 2016 presidential hopeful and candidate Hillary Clinton. During the past weeks, she has worked on developing a preliminary platform built around four “fights“.
The battles she wants to wage for the American people have to do with strengthening the economy and our families, defending our people and our values, and reinvesting in a democracy that works. – Read the full article
It’s going to be barrels of fun this run for the Republican nomination. After threatening hinting at a run for President since 2000, Donald Trump has declared his candidacy for the 2016 GOP nomination. At least he claims he’s a Republican now, has anyone checked lately? – Read the full article
Rick Santorum is preparing to run again, as both the champion of the Extreme Religious Right, and blue collar America. The truth is, he’s neither; he is another political panderer.
In a recent appearance on The Dom Giordano Show, Santorum had this to say about the Pope (You know, God’s head honcho here on earth) and his concerns about the care of God’s planet:
“When we get involved with political and controversial scientific theories, I think the church is probably not as forceful and credible. – Read the full article
It seems Republicans are kicking the 2016 Campaign season off in typical style. Talking Points Memo reports that Ted Cruz is offering a chance for one lucky donor to go hunting with him; and here’s the best part:
…the winner may have to endure a background check first. – Read the full article
This week Hillary for America announced the first official campaign rally for Hillary’s 2016 campaign for president – to be held on New York City’s Roosevelt Island on June 13, 2015. A year and a half before the 2016 presidential election and we are gearing up, and ready to win. – Read the full article
For someone who still claims he hasn’t decided if he’s running or not, Jeb Bush is certainly doing a lot of not-campaigning. He’s met privately with:
Fossil Fuel Bigwigs, Wall Street Donor Types, and Big-Time Conservative Donor and owner of the New York Jets, Woody Johnson. – Read the full article
Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal has reportedly formed an exploratory committee to test the waters for a 2016 run for the GOP nomination for President. I have to come up with a new term, because clown car is getting old; but he would join the ranks of some seriously deficient human beings candidates. – Read the full article
Who didn’t see this coming – Ted Cruz has announced he’s running for President. That’s Ted Cruz, the “anointed one“, the future “King“, the guy who shut down the government, then blamed President Obama, then took credit for it.
It’s the same Ted Cruz who’s statements are nearly 70% “Mostly False” to “Pants on Fire”. – Read the full article
Sen. Lindsey Graham, or, as he may soon be known, El Dictador.
♀ Lindsey Graham: as president I would deploy the military against Congress – Graham is proposing that his first act as president would be to use the military to force the legislative branch to pass his agenda. – Read the full article