Wow. Trump won the election and stunned everyone. First up on his chopping block seems to be Obamacare (the Affordable Care Act). Mitch McConnell has already said bringing the repeal vote to the Senate floor will be his first item of business. In their meeting on Capitol Hill this week, Paul Ryan and Trump both stressed […]
As I publish this post it’s November 3rd, 5 days before election day 2016, and the Cubs just played the Indians in Game 7 of the World Series… and won! America needed that World Series — Congrats to the Cubbies for finally getting it done!
But back to the issue at hand. By now most people know me as that annoying “Never Trump holier than thou” guy that won’t shut up on social media.
However, I’ve always been a little uneasy with being ‘Never Trump’ because of the natural side effect of it helping to elect Hillary Clinton.
I’ve been a NeverTrumper from the moment Trump entered the race. Once he had locked up the Republican nomination, I even switched my party registration from Republican to Libertarian in disgust. As I’ve investigated how to justify voting in a way that would help elect Hillary, the Libertarian Party’s battle for ballot access nationally and in Maine has been the best avenue to this point. Furthermore, if they get 5% of the popular vote nationally, the Libertarians will qualify for federal matching funds in 2020.
Libertarian candidate for President Gary Johnson was the guest speaker at Liberty University’s weekly convocation. With 13,000 in attendance and thousands more watching online and on television, the LU convocation is likely the largest crowd Gary Johnson has addressed this campaign season — and the national media largely ignored it. Because of the large platform it […]
In my previous post, I gave a quick rundown on why my fellow Christians don’t need to vote Trump if they don’t want to, despite what they tell me most days. In this post, I’m going to share my explanation of why I’m willing to hedge my bets until 2020 for the better good.