Did Renee Ellmers Cost Keven McCarthy His Job (Speaker of the House), and If So Will She be Returned to Congress?

 Why didn’t Kevin get the big seat in the House of Representatives — Speaker of the House? What was the tipping point for the GOP? (The Speaker of the House wins by majority and sits behind the President of the United States when he gives the State of the Union Address, typically. It is a non-partisan position.) Well, it was reported last January that Kevin … Continue reading Did Renee Ellmers Cost Keven McCarthy His Job (Speaker of the House), and If So Will She be Returned to Congress?

Boo Hoo for Bakersfield as Boehner Strikes Back at Native Bakersfield Son, Who Does Understand How Congress is Run

Wanna-Be-Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy stepped out of the race today, due to his inability to be silent or to muffle his partisan goals. Bet former Speaker of the House John Boehner is not too sad that his former mentee, Kevin — who is not very politic about keeping quiet, now or back in Bakersfield (K-12 and Cal State) — understands that the Speaker … Continue reading Boo Hoo for Bakersfield as Boehner Strikes Back at Native Bakersfield Son, Who Does Understand How Congress is Run

Tea Party Kevin McCarthy Colonial Spanish Tejon Rancher’s Grandson?

What do Tejon Ranch, missionaries, and the Spanish colonial empire have to do with Tea Party Speaker of the House wannabe Kevin McCarthy? One of my uncles plays golf with Buddy’s dad.  To be precise, that is the Honorable House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy’s papa.  It’s a good thing they don’t go shooting target practice together, to bone up for hunting season in Montana.  Why? … Continue reading Tea Party Kevin McCarthy Colonial Spanish Tejon Rancher’s Grandson?