The befuddlement over Senator Mitch McConnell’s vote to acquit Donald Trump after his 2nd Impeachment Trial and then brutal excoriation of Trump of being “practically and morally” guilty is amusing. …

Photo illustration by JUXTA. Trump by Gage Skidmore (CC BY-SA 2.0)

From 1995 to 2021, the GOP controlled the House for 18 out of 24 years, and the Senate for a bit less. In January 2017, there were 4 conservative Republicans representing the states of Arizona and Georgia in the U.S. Senate:

Photo illustration by JUXTA

Stop looking for the Edmund Ross of today; the Senate lost them long ago

One of the most politically adroit quotes from the Bible is from Proverbs: “He that troubleth his own house shall inherit the wind: and the fool shall be servant to the wise of heart.”

A lesson not learned by this Senator from Kansas in the 1860s.

Kevin Mark Wray

Political Writer and Leftist Realist

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