On Caffeinated Thoughts Radio, Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate joins Shane Vander Hart, and Dr. Karen Effrem discusses Social-Emotional Learning.
Daniel Finney of The Des Moines Register demonstrates, yet again, in his back and forth with Bob Vander Plaats that the press doesn’t get evangelicals.
Shane Vander Hart: So what does politicizing an eclipse look like? The Boston Globe shows us how the unthinkable can become reality.
Shane Vander Hart: Ten days after becoming the White House Communications Director, Anthony Scaramucci was shown the door which has to be a record.
Shane Vander Hart: How President Donald Trump treated Reince Priebus is outrageous, but I still can’t bring myself to feel sorry for him now that he is out.
This week on Caffeinated Thoughts Radio, Libertarian Gubernatorial Candidate Jake Porter and Republican Congressional Candidate Christopher Peters join us.
President Donald Trump has the power to fire Attorney General Jeff Sessions, but if he does he should not expect Senate cooperation to appoint a new one.
Vander Hart: President Donald Trump can’t command the military through Twitter. If he wants to change military policy he needs to sign an executive order.
Vander Hart: Serving in the United States military is not a right. Our armed forces are exclusive by design that makes them the most effective fighting force in the world.
President Donald Trump announced he was reversing President Obama’s directive allowing transgendered individuals into the military.
Shane Vander Hart: Watching the White House right now is like watching a dumpster fire. It’s captivating, but it stinks & President Trump keeps fueling it.
Adam Graham: President Trump either needs to appoint a special prosecutor to look into Secretary Clinton’s wrongdoing or stop using her as a defense.
Vander Hart: Praying for President Trump or any leader is not heresy. We are commanded to do it. Regardless of the president, irrespective of the party.
U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) said that the FBI director’s term isn’t meant to protect him from politicians, but to protect Americans from abuses.
Shane Vander Hart: Donald Trump Jr’s meeting with a Russian lawyer looks bad, but it is not illegal. Democrats should consider their own history and spare us the outrage.
It is too early to speculate whether Republican elected officials coming into the state of Iowa plan to challenge Donald Trump and whether it is welcome.