Author: Brent Budowsky, opinion contributor

Budowsky: Rightist ‘RINO’ extremism could sink GOP in midterms

The real “Republicans in name only” (RINOs) are far-rightists who attack true Republicans who admire Abe Lincoln, Teddy Roosevelt, Dwight Eisenhower and Ronald Reagan. Former Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens, who resigned in disgrace as governor and is now a leading candidate for the Republican U.S. Senate nomination, recently released a campaign ad in which he…

Budowsky: Biden, Zelensky, Pope Francis versus inflation, world hunger

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is right. Recently Zelensky, warning of the global food crisis that is dramatically increasing food prices, called for an end to the Russian blockade that prevents Ukrainian grain and other food products from reaching a hungry and hurting world. I propose that President Biden contact Pope Francis to seek to mobilize…