Craig Steiner, u.s.
Common Sense American Conservatism
About Me & This Website
New Article: Colorado GOP Must Elect a Pro-Caucus State Chairman January 24th, 2017
With the changes to Colorado Election Law passed last year that allow the State Central Committee to decide whether the party wants to choose candidates by caucus or primary--and given that the State Central Committee normally supports whatever the state chairman asks for--whether the Colorado GOP continues to have a caucus and continues to be a relevant political organization will most likely depend on who is elected as Colorado GOP Chairman in March. Continue reading the article...
Past Article: Free The Delegates June 19th, 2016
In just the time since he became the sole candidate, Trump has espoused liberal viewpoints when he speaks off-the-cuff on matters of life, the 2nd Amendment, taxes, the federal debt and deficit, money-printing, the minimum wage, and he’s backed the more moderate candidate in a congressional race (she lost her primary). Someone who had any actual conviction in conservative principles wouldn’t “accidentally” say such liberal things so often. Continue reading the article...
Past Article: The Unsoundness of Social Security October 7th, 2012
The belief that Social Security is "solvent" through 2034 is nonsense. Social Security is already running deficits and is only being sustained by cashing in government bonds--and those bonds can only be paid by the federal government as long as it can borrow the money from the public. Social Security is only as "solvent" as the federal government, and it's very unlikely that the federal government will be able to make good on all the money it owes to Social Security through 2034. And once the federal government is unable to make good on those obligations, Social Security is bankrupt. Continue reading the article...
Past Article: The Myth of a Housing-Driven Recovery September 19th, 2012
I'm sorry to disappoint Obama and Democrats--and those that are honestly hoping this will lift them out of Obama's recession--but housing is not going to "recover" anytime soon, and it won't be "crucial" to an eventual jobs recovery that ends the Obama malaise. Continue reading the article...