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Does Donald Trump herald a “post-partisan” environment?

Posted: May 12, 2016 at 9:09 am   /   Politics

Earlier this week I discussed with CNN’s Pamela Brown (4 minutes) a possible Trump-inspired, post-partisan environment. Donald Trump embraces the notion, articulated by Rick Santorum in his book “Blue Collar Conservatives,” that neither party pays enough attention to the 70% of Americans who do not possess a college education, the people who actually make our country function. […]

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Is the Presidential Preference Process Really Rigged?

Posted: April 27, 2016 at 9:16 pm   /   Elections, Features, Politics, Top Stories

The wildly entertaining, wholly unpredictable 2016, primary race for President of the United States has cast a revelatory and rather unflattering light upon a nominating process, which, although being roundly disparaged by those who have been newly awakened from the sleep of political slumber, has been a part of the American experiment in government almost […]

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International Business Times talks Trump with Foster

Posted: April 26, 2016 at 2:22 pm   /   Politics

International Business Times asked Foster his opinion about Charles Koch’s recent comments about possibly supporting Hillary Clinton if Donald Trump becomes the Republican nominee. Foster was quoted in Ned Resnikoff’s article:  Wyoming investment manager and Koch network associate Foster Friess, who initially supported Rick Santorum’s now-defunct bid for the Republican nomination, told International Business Times he would “enthusiastically support […]

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Transgender Bathroom Laws Engender Necessary Debate

Posted: April 21, 2016 at 5:50 am   /   Features, Politics, Top Stories

North Carolina’s recent passage of a bill, referred to as the “bathroom law,” has touched off a heated debate that brings into focus the interchange of rights between individuals and the communities they are members of. Enthusiasts, for and against the legislation, focus primarily on whether or not the law discriminates against people who identify […]

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Forget Republican or Democrat – What Matters is Effective Government

Posted: April 4, 2016 at 5:19 pm   /   Arizona, Elections, Features, Politics, Top Stories

Another election season is upon us and once again Americans are being inundated with a deluge of messaging, often in carefully scripted, poll tested statements that have become the norm in politics today, and although this current cycle has seen the rise of a candidate in Donald Trump with a much more freewheeling gregariousness, the […]

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In case you missed Foster on FOX Business’ The Intelligence Report with Trish Regan

Posted: March 31, 2016 at 11:04 am   /   Politics

Foster discussed the reason why many voters on both sides of the aisle are increasingly frustrated, there is a preoccupation with getting re-elected instead of working together to get things done. Foster highlighted the example of the effort to arm the Kurds and the need for Republicans to do a better job of messaging. Watch […]

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Trump’s Wall: A Crises of American Idealism

Posted: March 23, 2016 at 7:54 am   /   Arizona, Elections, Features, Politics, Top Stories

The recent visit of Republican presidential hopefuls to Arizona served to further highlight a major theme of the 2016 campaign season: Donald Trump’s promise to build a massive wall across much of the U.S.-Mexico border. At every rally and in each debate where the topic of immigration has come up, a patented, go-to response for […]

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It’s refreshing to find an area of agreement in this contentious current environment we are experiencing

Posted: March 17, 2016 at 2:59 pm   /   Politics

The “Biden Rule” articulated in the below video is being embraced by Mitch McConnell.   New York* Democrat, U.S. Senator Charles Schumer’s advice also is consistent with Senator McConnell’s decision, as in 2007, when he told the American Constitution Society convention in Washington during President George W. Bush’s last 18 months: “We should reverse the […]

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Foster and FOX Business panel discuss the landscape of the Trump-Cruz race

Posted: March 16, 2016 at 2:58 pm   /   Politics

In case you missed Foster last night on the Special Election 2016 Cavuto show, click here to watch the video (7:30 minutes): Foster joined Neil Cavuto and FOX Business panel to discuss the landscape of the GOP race between Trump and Cruz. Foster highlighted the Democrats’ challenge of going after Donald Trump for being in […]

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