Debate Among Evangelicals Suggest Softening of Their Support for Trump

Florida Evangelicals Explain Why They Can No Longer Vote For President Trump On August 15, a small group called Fed Up New Yorkers—based in Donald Trump’s home state, where people know him best—used ads on Facebook to post a memorandum to Evangelical voters. The message was blunt. We challenged these people of faith to compare […]

Anti-abortion Zealotry: Trump’s Greatest Con Was Nixon’s Legacy

HOW THE ABORTION CONTROVERSY SERVES CONSERVATISM AND RACISM For some Evangelical voters, as hundreds of recent social-media comments demonstrate, abortion is the moral and religious imperative that overrides all other issues. Because in many cases this blinds them to Donald Trump’s clearly visible sins, it’s important to understand how this came to be. A hint: […]

FLORIDA’S POLITICAL MAFIA, Part 2: Lobbyists, the Ultimate Swamp Creatures

FLORIDA’s POLITICAL MAFIA Part 1: ATTORNEY GENERAL PAM BONDI, FOR SALE TO TRUMP FLORIDA’S POLITICAL MAFIA PART 2: LOBBYISTS, The ULTIMATE SWAMP CREATURES PREVIOUS: FLORIDA ATTORNEY GENERAL PAM BONDI, FOR SALE TO TRUMP FOLLOW THE MONEY TO TRUMP’S FLORIDA GANG: BALLARD PARTNERS A crew of lobbyists, lawyers and public relations people—hacks and flacks—are the component […]

FLORIDA’S POLITICAL MAFIA, Part 1: Attorney General Pam Bondi, for Sale to Trump

FLORIDA’s POLITICAL MAFIA Part 1: ATTORNEY GENERAL PAM BONDI, FOR SALE TO TRUMP FLORIDA’S POLITICAL MAFIA PART 2: LOBBYISTS, The ULTIMATE SWAMP CREATURES PAM BONDI: TRUMP’S FLORIDA MAFIA PRINCESS  Pam Bondi, Florida’s first female attorney general, announced in 2013 that she was considering an investigation into the fraudulent scheme called “Trump University,” a scam that […]