Author Archive for DSHolman

He Said – She Said A Conservative View of the Harassment Charges Against Cain

Many conservatives believe that if the media is successful in taking down Mr. Cain, the next front runner in the Republican Primary will face a similar attack built around whatever shreds of “evidence” the media can find. The fact that these accusations, intially publicized contrary to many of the media’s own “ethics” might damage Mr. Cain’s 40 plus year marriage, his business reputation, his standing with his family, is largely irrelevent to the press on a mission.

The Tea Party and the Republican Primary

Today the Sunday pundits, from Juan Williams to David Brooks all declared Romney the Republican Primary winner. In discussions about the other candidates, they all seemed to think these folks were just jousting partners – sparring with Romney to ready him…

True…Or False?

Those of us who are “news junkies” with conservative views tend to become skeptical of much of the information we see and hear. . . and for good reason. So, many of us have come to rely on the www.snopes.com…

A Conservative’s View of Herman Cain

One should probably start any discussion about Mr. Cain with a short question…”What’s not to like?”Mr. Cain has as his personal resume the quintessential American dream of working hard, pursuing educational opportunities, and rising to the top largely through his…

How A Conservative Views Romney

At this time it appears that Mitt Romney will be the Republican standard bearer in the 2012 presidential election. Oh yes, he has had his share of challengers, each to fall by the wayside, one by one. Pawlenty, Bachmann, Gingrich,…

The Big Gamble

This commonsense conservative is thinking…Perhaps we should start with the basics this week in order to understand what is happening to our economy. There have been in the past two main theories of economic thought. One is Keynesian, which argues…