2016 Voter Guide

In commentary by Bruce Kaskubar

Our Olmsted Republican headquarters and Executive committee members often receive questions from voters regarding recommended candidates for various offices. Here, we have our formally endorsed Republican candidates and other mentioned candidates based on recommendations reached by discussions at our Executive and Central committees. Some recommended candidates are not included per their request. Some were not contacted and don’t know they’re on this list. These recommendations do not include every race to be seen on your ballot. To see a facsimile of the ballot you will see at your polling place, visit the Secretary of State’s My Ballot web site.We’ve been surprised to hear that some people think they have to vote for every item on the ballot or have their ballot discarded as spoiled. That is incorrect. Each voter can …

Radio Ads

In audio, commentary, news by wpContrib0 Comments

We’re running a radio ad on various stations for the election… Republicans hate puppies. Really? Mark Dayton and his Democratic special interest groups are filling the airwaves with attack ads claiming that our local Republican candidates hate just about everything. Women. Children. Schools. Trains. Why the bitterness? It’s simple. Democrats want more of your money and won’t be happy until they get it. Our local Republican candidates have stood their ground and helped you keep more of your hard-earned money. Vote Republican November 8th. Prepared and paid for by Olmsted GOP.

Political Correctness: For Conservatives

In analysis, commentary by Bruce Kaskubar0 Comments

A guest columnist provides excellent commentary on political correctness… The First Amendment to the Constitution of the United States Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances. Political Correctness seeks to silence any point of view that is not “liberal”. It works. That’s why liberals do it. They believe only liberal points of view should be expressed. Check the First Amendment, above. It guarantees our right to speak and express opinions, even unpopular ones. Most conservatives “go along to get along” and are silent when liberals bring up certain topics. We …