Category: Presidency

Biden first four disastrous months

Reno Gazette Journal May 23, 2021 The Biden administration has completed its first four months in office and the economic data has started to arrive. An early assessment does not paint a pretty picture. Let’s start with the jobs situation. April hiring, which was expected to be at a million ended up at 266,000. […]

The Casualties of Impeachment, from Biden to Pelosi

Reno Gazette Journal October 6, 2019 Just over a week back, Speaker Pelosi announced that she is launching an impeachment inquiry into President Trump. You have probably heard enough about the merits of the case from various 24-hour “news” channels and I will let you decide on that. Instead, I will use this week’s […]

Questions for Democrat Presidential Candidates

Reno Gazette Journal July 4, 2019 During the recent Democrat Presidential debates, several of you spoke in Spanish, and every single one of you in the second debate raised your hand when you were asked if government health plan should cover illegal aliens. Time after time, just about every single one of you have […]

Fish or Cut Bait on Investigations

Reno Gazette Journal April 28,2019 After 675 days, 2800 subpoenas, 500 search-and-seizure warrants, 500 witness interviews, 230 orders for communication records, 50 orders for use of pen registers, 13 requests to foreign governments, 34 indictments and $35 million in costs, Special Counsel Robert Mueller released his 448-page report which is now public with some […]

Open Letter to President Trump

Reno Gazette Journal August 27, 2017 Dear Mr. President, I am writing this letter to humbly request that you focus on things that matter most to you and to many of us who elected you. Despite the cynicism expressed from the left that you ran for the highest office in the land to satisfy […]

Most voters don’t care about President Trump’s tax returns

Reno Gazette Journal April 23, 2017 On April 15th, our traditional deadline for federal income tax filings, there were protests around the country demanding President Trump release his tax returns. While President Trump has not released any of his tax returns, a few pages of his tax return from 2005 were leaked. For the […]

President Trump’s successful first month

Reno Gazette Journal February 26, 2017 Let me start by admitting that while I voted for President Trump, I did so with some reservation. He had no legislative record which I could use to anticipate his future performance.  His words at times seemed to contradict. He offered no specifics but spoke in broad themes. […]

President Trump’s Immigration Executive Order: Compassion starts with protecting our own

Reno Gazette Journal February 12, 2017—compassion-starts-protecting-your-own-sam-kumar/97674102/ President Trump’s Executive Order imposing temporary restrictions on immigration from seven countries has drawn plenty of attention.  It may seem heartless to turn away a bride who is eagerly awaiting the opportunity to be with her groom or a recently widowed woman who wants to be with her […]

Trump’s cabinet far more diverse than Obama’s

Reno Gazette Journal January 22, 2017 As the 45th President of the United States took his oath of office, it is important for us to pause and compare his cabinet with that of his predecessor’s.  While much has been made of the lack of superficial diversity (ethnicity, national origin, skin color, etc.), scant attention […]

President Obama should preserve dignity of Presidency after term

Reno Gazette Journal December 25, 2016 In recent remarks, White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest spoke from the White House press briefing room podium and accused President Elect Donald Trump of being “obviously aware” of alleged Russian hacking.  Furthermore, Earnest went on to suggest how the incoming administration should conduct the press briefings.  Given […]