Donna Martinez

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Posts by Donna Martinez (page 9)

  • The Hill: Trump approval jumps ahead of Obama’s midterm approval rating

    According to the new NBC/Wall Street Journal poll, as reported by The Hill: The poll found Trump’s approval rating at its highest level for that poll yet, at 47 percent. Obama’s approval rating was 45 percent around the same time in 2010, according to a…
    Donna Martinez, October 22, 2018
  • Does Legal Marijuana Lead To More Car Crashes?

    Some of my libertarian friends are advocates for legalizing recreational use of marijuana. I’ve asked them if they wonder about unintended consequences — like this. The report, issued by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, said that car accidents reported to police in three states…
    Donna Martinez, October 19, 2018
  • “It’s not as tough as you think, and frankly there’s a lot of fat in there”

    That quote comes from President Trump, who is telling his Cabinet secretaries to cut 5% from their budgets due to the ballooning federal deficit. It’s about time the president focused on spending. I’ve supported his efforts to cut regulations and to ensure new Supreme Court justices respect the constitution,…
    Donna Martinez, October 18, 2018
  • Rasmussen: Trump Approval at 51% of Likely Voters

    Say what you will about this bluster, President Trump is above 50%, according to Rasmussen, which polled likely voters. This rating is for the rolling presidential daily tracking poll. The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Monday shows that 51% of Likely U.S. Voters approve of President Trump’s…
    Donna Martinez, October 16, 2018
  • Get Informed About North Carolina’s Judicial Races

    North Carolinians will be voting on four statewide judicial races in November: one seat on the North Carolina Supreme Court and three seats on the North Carolina Court of Appeals. You’ll find the official candidate profiles and ballot order for each race here in the state’s official guide. In addition,…
    Donna Martinez, October 15, 2018
  • Read It Here: Nikki Haley’s Resignation Letter

    Sorry to see United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley leave her post. She has demonstrated tenacity, toughness, grace, and a commitment to freedom. You can read her resignation letter here.
    Donna Martinez, October 10, 2018
  • College Credit For Getting Arrested?

    Back in the day, a college professor of mine told my class that attending college is, in part, about learning what other people think, and why. He pressed us to defend our answers and our views. It wasn’t fun at the time, but it was an important life lesson. These…
    Donna Martinez, October 10, 2018