Ohio Coal Mine Canary at the SOTU: Democrat Tim Ryan

You have to shake your head in amazement as to what has happened to the Democratic Party. To see what I mean, look at Rep. Tim Ryan. He represents Ohio's 13th Congressional District in northeast Ohio which is centered in the gritty city of Youngstown.   Ryan is said to be a moderate within his party. Some even hoped he would replace the radical leftist Nancy Pelosi from San Francisco as the Minority Leader in the House. That didn't happen, and now Ryan dances to Pelosi's tune like organ grinder's monkey on a string. For example, take Ryan's behavior at the State of the Union Address. There, Ryan reserved the empty guest seat next to him in honor an illegal alien who was deported.     This has blue collar workers in Ryan's district scratching their heads, wondering just what his priorities are. Why didn't Ryan, who tirelessly claims to represent the middle class,...(Read Full Post)