Published on August 29, 2013 on ConstitutionPartyWI.com. Riley J. Hood is the chairman of the Constitution Party of Wisconsin and ran for U.S. Senate in 2012 as a write-in candidate. He received 70 votes.
“Wilt thou set thine eyes on that which is not? for riches certainly make themselves wings; they fly away as an eagle toward heaven.” Proverbs 23:5
By Wayne Allyn Root, Former Libertarian Vice Presidential Nominee
Newt Gingrich may have won South Carolina. But this wasn’t a Newt victory, as much as it was a devastating rebuke to the national media.
Study the poll numbers. Yes, Romney really dropped the ball with the tax return and 15% capital gains issues, but the numbers started flipping from a Romney landslide to a Newt Gingrich landslide only after the ABC television interview with Newt’s ex-wife.… Read more ...
The congressional supercommittee tasked with cutting the debt is almost out of time. Good. Run out the clock. If its members do not come to an agreement, we’ll be forced to accept automatic across-the-board cuts to spending – including defense spending.… Read more ...
Wayne Allyn Root is a former Libertarian vice-presidential nominee and author of “The Conscience of a Libertarian: Empowering the Citizen Revolution with God, Guns, Gold, Gambling & Tax Cuts” (Wiley, 2009). He writes at RootforAmerica.com.
An email from Gayle McLaughlin, the Green mayor with the largest constituency in the US, from Richmond, California:
At 12:30 a.m. this morning (after a long City Council meeting that started at 6:30 pm last night), we approved a resolution to discontinue consideration of a casino use for Point Molate.… Read more ...
The 422 acres of spectacular bay-facing green space, wildlife habitat and submerged eel grass meadows known as Point Molate is the site of an historic wine port and village that later became part of a Navy fuel oil depot before the Navy sold it to the city in 2003 for one dollar.
The Poker Players Alliance’s Rich Muny has updated the groups page on Presidential Candidates and Internet and Poker Rights. Constitution Party candidate Chuck Baldwin still gets an “F” — worse than Barrack Obama (C) and John McCain (D), and far worse than the “A+” received by Barr/Root. But now Rich Muny — who operates the page and says the opinions expressed are his and not necessarily those of the association — has posted more anti-gambling quotes from Baldwin.… Read more ...
Many Ron Paul supporters are struggling with a dilemma: Which would-be heir to the r3VOLution should they support — Libertarian Bob Barr or Constitution Party nominee Chuck Baldwin?
One such group of Ron Paul supporters, the Poker Players Alliance, has definitively made up its mind: They give Barr/Root the same rating as Ron Paul — “A+.” Meanwhile, Chuck Baldwin has the ignominious distinction of receiving the worse grade possible, an “F.”
Of Barr/Root, PPA says:
The Libertarian Party strongly supports our right to play.