Hennessy's View

Doc of the Decade Is Almost Here. Watch the Trailer

This is the most important documentary of the decade. https://youtu.be/X_AyP9SAEJc What can you do? Start close to home. Don’t tolerate intolerance. Don’t curb your tongue. And don’t elect whimps to government. Missouri’s legislature needs every person with spine it find. You don’t want a mouse in the House. And Dottie Bailey has no places for safe spaces. If you live in Wildwood, Eureka, or Pacific areas, vote for Dottie Bailey. Read more →

Here Is Exactly How The Special Election To Replace Jo Ann Emerson Will Be Conducted. (We Think)

I’ve gotten a lot of emails and comments asking for more information on the special election process in Missouri’s 8th Congressional District. So I went to the smartest person I know about this stuff: Frieda Keough. Here’ what I learned: Eddie Justice, the Chair of the 8th Congressional District will call a meeting. Anyone wanting to be appointed to run for the 8th Congressional District shows up at the meeting and will be put before the committee. Read more →

This Sums Up Everything I Believe Better Than I Ever Could

[caption id=“” align=“alignright” width=“463”] Buckley (right) and L. Brent Bozell Jr. promote their book McCarthy and His Enemies, 1954 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)[/caption] The Liberal Kirsten Powers (my favorite liberal at times) described the leftist media’s mania as “absolutely, utterly insane.” What triggered the maniacal insanity from MSNBC and The New York Times (among others) was Mitt Romney’s public dismay over the way Barack Obama’s State Department responded to terror attacks on US embassies in Egypt and Libya. Read more →

Can You Trust the Democcrats’ Platform?

For years voters have complained that politicians and parties say anything to get a vote. People have longed for the days of plain talk and honesty. Well, the Democrats passed a new platform today. Two headlines emerged: The Democrats rejected any reference to God. The Democrats rejected Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. The question is: can you trust them? Do Democrats really reject God and reject Jerusalem as the center of Israeli political life? Read more →

See This Movie Today

You will irritate the the left. And you will like it. https://m.deadline.com/2012/08/first-box-office-anti-obama-movie-1/ Read more →

Part 3: Todd Akin Needs to Lead or Get Out of the Way

Related articles [caption id=“” align=“alignright” width=“300”] Todd Akin: member of the United States House of Representatives. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)[/caption] Part 3 of 3 | Read Part 1 | Read Part 2 Before we get too far down the Akin rally road, let’s get some solid advice to Mr. Akin. His principles, his spine, his grassroots do no good if Missouri turns blue. Read more →

These Are the Bill in Congress That Need Your Attention

Even though Congress is winding down, there are dangerous bills on the desk. I used Heritage Action’s Popvox program to tell Congressman (and future Senator) Todd Akin I oppose the FARM bill that does less for farmers and more for wasteful government statism. Here’s the whole slate of bills you should write to Congress about: Oppose the Big-Spending Farm Bill: Email Your Representative Now Tell Blunt and McCaskill to Kill LOST—A Bill to Surrender US Sovereignty Read more →

If the election were held today, there’d be a lot of crying and gnashing of teeth

Here’s a screen grab from RealClearPolitics.com’s presidential tracking poll: RCP aggregates dozens of polls to produce its RCP average. The method has been remarkably accurate, especially at the state level. **It’s time to focus on [preventing the unmitigated disaster of a second Obama term](https://hennessysview.com/2012/07/16/just-how-bad-would-a-second-obama-term-be).** In 112 days, Americans will vote on whether or not to continue our experiment in self-government. If the election were held today, that experiment would be aborted. Read more →