Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

Trump takes over the Republican Party

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT President Donald Trump has managed to do something that Ronald Reagan could not do, and neither could George H.W. Bush or George W. Bush. He has made the Republican Party totally and completely his.  The recent Gallup Poll numbers bear out this perverse feat. He registered the highest approval rating among Republicans Read More…

Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: Voter suppression poses danger in 2020

By Earl Ofari Hutchinson Contributing Columnist New Jersey Democratic Sen. Corey Booker flatly called the Georgia gubernatorial election a theft for Republican winner Brian Kemp. This was not partisan hyperbole. Thousands of eligible votes weren’t registered, were tossed, discounted or ignored. The process was only slightly less muddled and outrageous in Florida where there were Read More…

Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: What happens if Kavanaugh withdraws?

By Earl Ofari Hutchinson Contributing Columnist The common refrain whispered and publicly uttered about Brett Kavanaugh withdrawing from Supreme Court consideration goes like this. If he withdraws, all President Donald Trump will do is pick another right-wing hard case for the bench. Or, more likely, with sex now dominating the thinking and conversation about Supreme Read More…