Mitch Kokai

Senior Political Analyst

Posts by Mitch Kokai (page 3)

  • Is Trump ready for a more powerful Pelosi?

    Robert Donachie of the Washington Examiner asks whether President Trump and his team are ready for likely U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s “death by a thousand cuts.” The Trump administration is preparing for House Democrats to be a constant thorn in its side for the for the next…
    Mitch Kokai, December 12, 2018
  • Shocker! Google employees try to thwart conservative speech

    Peter Hasson of the Daily Caller highlights the latest evidence of Google picking sides in political debates. Google employees sought to block Breitbart from Google AdSense less than one month after President Donald Trump took office, leaked emails from the company reveal. Google employees sought to use alleged…
    Mitch Kokai, December 12, 2018
  • National Review editor muses on Brexit mess

    Rich Lowry of National Review focuses his gaze across the pond. Britain is suffering a political meltdown as it struggles to make good on a historic vote in 2016 to leave the European Union. The decision for a so-called Brexit was a stirring statement of independence and self-government…
    Mitch Kokai, December 12, 2018
  • Examining the evidence

    David French of National Review Online urges Republicans to ignore spin and examine the actual evidence related to special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation of the Trump administration. It’s time to put a conspiracy theory to rest. It’s time to debunk a hoax. The conspiracy theory goes like this:…
    Mitch Kokai, December 12, 2018
  • New Carolina Journal Online features

    Don Carrington reports for Carolina Journal Online that a legislative committee investigating North Carolina’s controversial Atlantic Coast Pipeline fund wants to know “Who is Doug?” John Hood’s Daily Journal highlights multiple ways to address the problem of increased political polarization.
    Mitch Kokai, December 12, 2018
  • Women and the GOP

    Sabrina Schaeffer writes for the Federalist that Republicans need to step up their appeal to women. The midterm elections made one thing clear: Republicans have officially lost their grip on women voters. Republicans, conservatives, and libertarians have long struggled with the idea of working to increase the number…
    Mitch Kokai, December 11, 2018
  • Trump and the Democrats’ ‘subpoena cannon’

    Ilya Shapiro writes for the Washington Examiner about the impact for the Trump administration of Democrats’ upcoming takeover of the U.S. House of Representatives. With Democrats seizing the House and Republicans keeping the Senate, bills beyond the proverbial post-office-naming will be hard-pressed to make it out of both…
    Mitch Kokai, December 11, 2018
  • Workers will ask high court for help in union dues fight

    Bill McMorris of the Washington Free Beacon details the latest step in a legal effort to help workers recover forced union dues. Workers seeking to take back millions in forced dues plan on taking their case to the Supreme Court after federal appellate judges rejected their class action…
    Mitch Kokai, December 11, 2018