It’s Winnable! Conditions Are Ripe for a Republican to Get Elected in 2014 as California State Treasurer
News media and California Republican Party activists are focused on which Republicans are running for Governor, and rightfully so.
But there is anotherelected statewide office that invites a campaign based on intellectual and popular arguments in support of fiscal responsibility.
That obscure but influential office is California State Treasurer.
And that office is quite winnable for a libertarian populist-styleRepublican who can credibly argue to The People against crony capitalism and build a majority coalition of support from voters on the Left and Right.
Why isn’t a smart, dynamic Republican with this kind of thinking jumping into this race? What an opportunity! Below are five winning issues for a Republican candidate for California State Treasurer.1. Educate Voters about Bonds and Bond Measures
Bonds are free money that comes from President Obama or somewhere, right?
Californians don’t know that state and local “bond measures” on the ballot authorize governments to borrow money from Wall Street and pay it back – with interest. The so-called “One Percent”… Read More