My Content

Articles & Opinions

Free-Market Supporters Won’t Go Away Just Because Conservatives Don’t Want Us

by D.J. McGuire One of the great arguments within the conservative movement revolves around how much it has changed since Donald Trump became a presidential candidate four years ago....

Read More

Robert Mueller Exits the Stage…For Now

by D.J. McGuire Robert Mueller is no longer the Special Counsel to the Justice Department. That doesn’t mean it’s the last we’ve heard from him. To be clear, Mueller...

Read More

Amidst the Tale of Sound and Fury, Trump Reveals His Lack of Concern for His Own Trade Deal

by D.J. McGuire There has already been quite a bit of bandwith already spent on the president’s Rose Garden Rant last week. One item appears to have gone largely...

Read More

My Campaign Platform

by Kevin Kelton I never plan to run for elective office, as I am better suited to bloviate than to legislate. But if I did run for state or...

Read More

Dispatch to Democrats: Let’s Impeach Like Mitch McConnell Would

I said something on last week’s podcast and upon further reflection, I was wrong. I know. It’s a shocker for one of us to call ourselves wrong instead of...

Read More

Joe and the Giant Impeachment Question

by Kevin Kelton Among the first questions former Vice President Joe Biden will face on the campaign trail is whether he thinks congress should begin impeachment proceedings against President...

Read More

Trump’s Bad Trade ‘Deal’ With China Takes Shape

by D.J. McGuire One of the more maddening defenses of Trump’s protectionism is the insistence that his tariffs and trade wars are “temporary.” Give him the chance, his defenders...

Read More

‘Sanctuary Cities’ PM Fun

As we often mention on the podcast, the MPU co-hosts share a Facebook Messenger PM thread where we chat with each other every day, sometimes debating, sometimes commiserating, sometimes...

Read More

The Political Damage of Tax Increases: Wisconsin Edition

by D.J. McGuire When I was a Republican, nothing would get my attention quite like the political damage tax increases did to the GOP. Republicans in Virginia raised taxes...

Read More

We Need to STOP Talking About Joe Biden

by Kevin Kelton We rarely do this, but I am going to respectfully rebut the opinion article of my fellow More Perfect Union host, Rebekah Kuschmider, on the subject of...

Read More

We Need to Talk, Yet Again, About Joe Biden

We need to talk, yet again, about Joe Biden. Only this time we’re not really talking about Joe Biden. Joe Biden is just an object lesson for all of...

Read More

We Need To Talk More About Joe Biden

We need to talk some more about Joe Biden. I was on here a couple of weeks ago denigrating the former Vice President for floating the idea that he...

Read More

Mueller vs. Mueller: The Conspiracy Right Before His Eyes

According to AG William Barr, special counsel Robert Mueller did not find enough evidence to suggest a criminal conspiracy between the Trump campaign and the Russian government. But we...

Read More

It May Very Well Be the Beginning of the End for Trump

by D.J. McGuire On 22 March 2019, an event occurred that signaled the Trump Administration may not make it past January 2021. For this was the day Special Counsel...

Read More