Small Business of the Year — WTF?

Jon Fleischman Jon Fleischman

My Twitter feed is full of photos and statements by legislators announcing their “small business owner” of the year. At another time of year we get the same for their woman of the year and so on. I don’t mean to throw a turd in the punchbowl — but WTF? I don’t elect my representatives to use their office to …

Brulte Kicks Off CRP Bid At San Diego GOP Meeting

Jon Fleischman Jon Fleischman

Also posted earlier to FlashReport… Last night I was pleased to be on hand as, in front of an enthusiastic crowd of over 300 GOP leaders and activists at the monthly meeting of the San Diego County Republican Party Central Committee, former State Senator Jim Brulte officially kicked off his campaign for Chairman of the California Republican Party.  Popular San …

November 6: A Devastating Election For Republicans

Jon Fleischman Jon Fleischman

November 6, 2012 will long be remembered by Republicans nationally as, well, a really bad election day. Governor Mitt Romney’s loss to Barack Obama, when the President was forced to run for re-election on the economy, in a bad economy, smarts. Losing a significant number of U.S. Senate races where polls and pundits had put the GOP in the hunt …