Matthew Hoy

July 23, 2016 8:55 PM

The Republican Party 1854-2016 R.I.P.

With the nomination of Donald Trump, the GOP abandons conservatives

Republicans aren’t for smaller government; they want control of big government

I’ll be voting my conscience — not for Trump or Clinton

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About Matthew Hoy

Matthew Hoy

Matthew Hoy, a conservative, is a San Diego-area native and 1994 graduate of Cal Poly's journalism program. He spent 15 years at various newspapers along the West Coast, including The Lompoc Record, The Daily World in Aberdeen, Wash., The North County Times in Escondido and The San Diego Union-Tribune. For 15 years, Hoy has written a blog on politics and the media, Hoystory.com. Hoy's column will be published in The Tribune every other week, in rotation with liberal columnist Tom Fulks.

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