Montgomery County Republican Club Commentaries

Thoughts and Comments on Issues of the Day and more



By Patricia Fenati | April 20, 2020

How is the way to vote in the United States of America decided? The constitution does not give specifics. There is no time set for the Federal Election in the constitution but in 1845 Congress set the date of elections as the first Tuesday following the first Monday in November. This date was chosen in…

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Collage of Republican women from Clare Boothe Luce to Nikki Haley

Republican Women Moving the Ball Forward

By Dwight Patel | February 3, 2020

If you read any American history textbooks or watch anything on TV (with the exception of a few networks), you’d think the GOP was nothing more than knuckle-dragging Neanderthals! Contradictory to popular opinion, most major changes for the better have been led by Republicans — the abolitionists movement (Freeing of the Slaves), women’s right to…

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A look back at a decade 2010 to 2020

Looking back at the decade of Transformation PART 1.

By Dwight Patel | January 6, 2020

We started 2010 with great hope in Maryland and around the country for Republicans.  We had just won the Special Election in Massachusetts, electing Scott Brown to the US Senate.  That with the great prospects of taking back the House and Senate.   We were excited that Governor Ehrlich would be running again to try and…

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Collage of various campaign signs from Maryland

Maryland Republicans Moving Maryland Forward

By Dwight Patel | November 7, 2019

I know the left seems to have a monopoly on the word “Forward.” However, thanks to Governor Larry Hogan and the totally awesome state of Maryland, we owe all of our leaps forward to Republican governors and Republican legislators.  Over the past 100 years, Maryland Democrats have been dragged into the 20th century by Republican…

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Moon landing from 6-20-1969 with Buzz Aldrin

America Celebrates 50th Anniversary of the Apollo Moon Landing

By Dwight Patel | July 29, 2019

On July 20, 2019, we celebrated one of the greatest moments in American history, yet another example of American Exceptionalism, namely the 50th anniversary of American supremacy in the space race. We beat the Soviets to the moon seven short years after President Kennedy’s Rice University “…We choose to go to the Moon…” speech, given…

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