Mitch Kokai

Senior Political Analyst

Posts by Mitch Kokai (page 3)

  • Leading GOP Lawmaker Calls Biden More Dangerous Than Obama

    Zachary Halaschak of the Washington Examiner reports one leading Republican congressman’s assessment of Biden administration policies. Longtime Rep. Kevin Brady said that the Democratic agenda under President Joe Biden is far more extreme than when Barack Obama was president. The Texas Republican, who is the top Republican on…
    Mitch Kokai, July 28, 2021
  • Big Labor Spends Big on Elections, Hides Details

    Patrick Hauf of the Washington Free Beacon highlights an interesting new report related to 2020 election spending. Unions hid tens of millions of dollars in political spending during the 2020 election cycle as part of a nearly $1.8 billion campaign to boost Democrats. A study from the National…
    Mitch Kokai, July 28, 2021
  • ACLU Promotes Kooky Second Amendment Theory

    Charles Cooke of National Review Online turns his attention toward a bizarre claim from the American Civil Liberties Union. The ACLU has bought into the preposterous lie that the Second Amendment is intrinsically racist. … … This, of course, is surreal nonsense from start to finish. … As…
    Mitch Kokai, July 28, 2021
  • Wrong AOC Doesn’t Understand Inflation

    Ramesh Ponnuru of National Review Online highlights the latest miscue from U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. The socialist congresswoman said last week that if we had “an overall inflationary issue, we would see prices going up in relatively equal amounts across the board no matter what the good is.”…
    Mitch Kokai, July 28, 2021
  • New Carolina Journal Online Features

    David Bass reports for Carolina Journal Online that N.C. school districts have spent just 13% of COVID-19 relief money. John Hood’s CJ Opinion discusses political debates over doing good versus doing better.
    Mitch Kokai, July 28, 2021
  • Suppressing Election Concerns Leads to Danger

    Margot Cleveland of the Federalist takes aim at Democrats’ campaign to limit discussion of 2020 voting irregularities. Three different presidential elections and four different presidential candidates all claimed the man inaugurated commander-in-chief stole the election. Yet while tolerating claims that Clinton [in 2016] and Gore [in 2000] actually…
    Mitch Kokai, July 27, 2021
  • More Right-of-Center Praise for Private Space Travelers

    Editors at the Washington Examiner join the chorus encouraging more private space travel. One could hardly have expected such rage and discontent at the fact that billionaires such as Jeff Bezos and Richard Branson should dare go to space on their own dime. When both men did so,…
    Mitch Kokai, July 27, 2021
  • Liberal Havens Turn Into COVID-19 Hotspots

    Andrew Stiles of the Washington Free Beacon documents an interesting wrinkle in the COVID-19 story. Cape Cod and Martha’s Vineyard are the premier summer stomping grounds for obnoxious libs who enjoy feeling morally superior to their fellow Americans. According to science, however, they have also become COVID-19 hotspots…
    Mitch Kokai, July 27, 2021