Republicans

Transition to Trump: A united GOP in 2017 means bad news for the Democrat agenda

There’s little doubt a united Republican Party is helping Donald Trump’s successful transition. Plus, Democrats’ astonishing racial hypocrisy distracts from their bias and corruption, and, John Lewis and black Democrats conspire to help the Russians achieve their aims.

The Last Daze of Conservative Democrats

George Neumayr, The American Spectator

The Dems have become the party of transgender bathrooms and Ramadan dinners, which explains why Congressman Keith Ellison is even in the running to head up the Democratic National Committee. Ties to the Nation of Islam are less fatal to a Democratic leader’s career than mild opposition to abortion or gay marriage. The door to the party had few cracks in it anyways, but Obama made sure to slam it shut, and it is too late to open it again.

No More Excuses: Obamacare Must Be Repealed on Day One

Jim DeMint, CNS News

When I was in the Senate, they would use every excuse to avoid fighting for conservative priorities. “Wait until we get the House.” Done. “Wait until we get the Senate.” Done. “Wait until we get the White House.” Done and done. There are simply no alternatives left but to repeal Obamacare and win the fight (a shocking prospect for some!)

House Republican Leaders Shouldn’t Misread The Election

Adam Brandon, Daily Caller

McCarthy and House Republican leaders would be making a serious mistake if they misread the results of the election. Voters wanted to “drain the swamp,” not maintain the cesspool that is the status quo in Washington. If McCarthy wants respect the results of the election, he should have the House Freedom Caucus play a prominent role in 2017 and push a pro-growth agenda.

Transition to Trump: The prospect of change in 2017 makes it a very happy new year

It’s very hard to predict what government will look like at the end of 2017, but one thing’s for sure – it will be different than it is today. Plus, Trump sends out markers that the press’s Obama honeymoon is over, and, Half the public is skeptical of Trump’s abilities, but his congressional outreach will improve his numbers.