Author Archives: Amber Johnson

Support Remember Mississippi PAC

Last week, Remember Mississippi PAC (www.remembermississippi.org) went live with their website.  We’ve seen some chatter asking what this PAC is, and what is it’s purpose. In the about us (https://www.remembermississippi.org/about-us/) section on their web page, it states the following: Remember Mississippi was formed to provide support and a voice to Mississippi GOP voters who have […]

McDaniel: Trump is Right, Reform the Filibuster

Like most Americans, I am frustrated with Washington, and I’m alarmed by the lack of congressional accomplishment.  They promised conservative reforms; we’ve received nothing. President Trump made the argument that the Senate should reform the filibuster and allow bills to proceed with 51 votes instead of 60.  He made a persuasive case, and it changed […]

Finding Common Sense in the State Flag Debate

Earlier this week, the city of Ocean Springs passed a resolution to fly the Mississippi Flag at City Hall.  The measure passed with six City Aldermen voting for the measure and one voting against it. The public comment portion of the meeting included dozens of citizens voicing their opposition to the flag.  Brian Rose, a […]

A Providential History of Thanksgiving

In the severe winter of 1777, General George Washington’s army was suffering from bitter cold, a lack of supplies and the obvious superiority of British forces. Many of his soldiers were in agony from severe frostbite, with feet and legs often frozen until they became black. Mandatory amputation of the injured appendages was widespread, disease […]

McDaniel Closer To Trump Than Wicker

As we await an announcement from Senator Chris McDaniel on his political future, it is clear that the Establishment is preparing for a possible conservative challenge to Roger Wicker. And their preparation is two-fold: Place Wicker close to Donald Trump and pull McDaniel away from him. Wicker and his court jesters have pounded the factually […]

Wicker Supports Atrocious Senate Tax Plan

Senator Roger Wicker came out strongly in support of the Senate’s tax plan, issuing a press release on Thursday: “Americans deserve to have a tax code that respects and rewards hard work. The current system, though, is failing middle-class families and stifling economic growth. For too many people, it is difficult to make ends meet, […]

A Review of Remember Mississippi

This book review by Jonathan Harris appeared on the Conversations That Matter blog: “Remember Mississippi”, a book about the Chris McDaniel 2014 campaign was released over the weekend. Ryan S. Walters, author and personal friend of McDaniel, takes his readers deep into the underbelly of the GOP’s “establishment,” and what we find there isn’t pretty. […]