David Kamioner

About David Kamioner

David Kamioner is a veteran of U.S. Army intelligence in Europe and of the First Infantry Division. A former political consultant, he is a public relations consultant in the high tech industry in Washington, D.C.

The Federalist Capers: The Twilight of Obamacare

The absurd debacle known as Obamacare is not something about which I normally write. However, like a secret vice, I maintain a fascination with federalism and with the nature of the relationship between the feds and the states. Having done professional research into the subject for quite some time, including geeky 10th Amendment

By | 2018-07-29T21:10:01+00:00 July 30th, 2018|

Vito Corleone Is a Snowflake

There has been much said about Robert De Niro’s recent mental breakdown at the Tony Awards. No need to completely rehash it here. But one thing perhaps overlooked in today’s Kulturkampf, in which coddled vacuous aging snowflakes like De Niro take a slack-jawed part, is how modern political discourse is becoming less about

By | 2018-06-14T22:53:29+00:00 June 15th, 2018|

Avoidable Tragedy: Why We Need Missile Defense Now

Decades ago, as a young intelligence analyst with the U.S. Army’s Pershing Nuclear Missile Brigade (56th Artillery), I wondered whether, as British Prime Minister Stanley Baldwin said in 1932, “the bomber will always get through.” I wondered whether indeed an attack by air or missile could be stopped. I knew our Pershing 1

By | 2018-05-16T13:33:07+00:00 May 17th, 2018|

Clueless New York Times Fizzles Out on Missile Defense

We live in a global defense environment where technology can outpace judgment and experience. Perhaps in the debate over ground-based midcourse defense missiles (GMD), an anti-ballistic system that can shoot down incoming missiles, we can look to the past, always the best indicator of the future. Also as recent events in Syria indicate,

By | 2018-04-18T11:01:33+00:00 April 18th, 2018|