Fred Henneke, Attorney & Counselor-At-Law

SOCIALISM; 04/30/2019

There has been a lot of chatter lately about “socialism”, sometimes referred to as “democratic socialism”. Let’s take a minute and learn a little about what socialism is, and is not. “Socialism” is a government and economic theory. In a socialist system, the means of production – i.e., industry, manufacturing, agriculture, transportation, etc. – as… Continue Reading

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MUELLER REPORT, ETC.; 04/22/2019

My Muse has not been with me for some time. I believe she (or he) is so tired of the same old story lines re-packaged and re-hashed that a sabbatical was required.  However, some note of the end of the nearly two year Mueller investigation and subsequent report  is worthwhile. Have I read the entire… Continue Reading

8 responses to “MUELLER REPORT, ETC.; 04/22/2019”

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    I’ve read several articles written recently about the Mueller report. Yours is the most concise, thoughtful, and politically insightful analysis yet. Too bad the politicians aren’t listening.

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THIS, THAT AND THE OTHER; 04/01/2019

In an alternate universe, what I am writing might be taken as an April Fools Joke. But, it isn’t.   CRISIS ON THE SOUTHERN BORDER. Yes, there truly is a crisis on our Southern border. And the face of the crisis are asylum seekers, men, women and children fleeing their violence-ridden home countries for refuge… Continue Reading

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THE MUELLER REPORT; 03/24/2019

Well, my friends, Special Counsel Robert Mueller delivered his report to Attorney General William Barr and it is flopping around like a mackerel on a hot sidewalk.The full report has not been released to the public but Attorney General Barr has provided a summary of the Special Counsel’s most important conclusions. Before we turn to… Continue Reading

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THE SOUTHERN BORDER; 03/11/2019

There is a crisis on our southern border. But, it is not what we think it is. Yes, there are people crossing our border in search of work and a better life. Some may not be nice people; some are smuggling drugs (although statistically most of the drugs come across at legitimate border crossings); many… Continue Reading

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RECENT ITEMS OF SOME INTEREST: 03/01/2019

COHEN TESTIMONY: Michael Cohen, the President’s former personal attorney and all-around fixer, testified before the House Government Oversight Committee his past week for some 8 1/2 hours. I was not able to watch it all but did see about 1 1/2 hours plus all the re-runs. The Republicans played the traditional defense counsel role, trying… Continue Reading

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NATIONAL EMERGENCY?; 02/18/2019

First of all, a brief primer on the National Emergency Act. Congress passed the National Emergency Act in 1976 in recognition of the perceived need for the President to have certain powers in the event of an emergency. The NEA terminated all previous national emergencies and formalized the process for the President to declare a… Continue Reading

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TO WALL, OR NOT TO WALL? IS THAT THE QUESTION?; 02/03/2019

To paraphrase from Laurel and Hardy, “This is a fine kettle of fish you have gotten me into!” President Trump and Speaker Pelosi have given a conference committee of Congressional appropriators until February 15th (effectively the 9th) to come up with a formula for funding the 25% of the government that was shutdown for 31… Continue Reading

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JUNIOR HI; 01/23/2019

  “Nancy:  Donnie, I am going to have a party at my House. Everyone will be there. It will be the greatest ever! Will you come? Donnie:   You mean Everyone? Even Chuckie and Steny and Elizabeth and EVERYONE? Of course, I will come to the party at your House. It will be HUUUUGE! Nancy:   Donnie,… Continue Reading

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TEXAS PUNDITRY; 01/22/2019

I believe most of you know I live in Texas. Right after the mid-term election in November, 2018, I ventured some thoughts on the national scene. Here are some observations about my home state For the last 40 years or so, Texas has been the bulwark of Republican presidential elections. You could put Texas in… Continue Reading

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