Robert Romano

Robert Romano is the Vice President of Public Policy at Americans for Limited Government and can be reached at He grew up in a suburban Long Island township. He studied and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Stony Brook University with the Class of 2008. In his free time, he composes music on piano, paints oil on canvas, and writes fiction.

Robert lives in Virginia, is married and is a father of two.

Robert Romano

Turkey’s invasion of Syria tests NATO alliance, advises caution

By Robert Romano On Oct. 6, the Office of the White House Press Secretary released a statement that after a telephone conversation by President Donald Trump with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan that “Turkey will soon be moving forward with its long-planned operation into Northern Syria. The United […]


Ellen is right, everything has become far too political, and her statement against hateful partisanship is a victory for America and the civil society

By Robert Romano America is tearing itself apart — over everything. Politics. Cultural issues. Economics. Foreign policy. Social justice. Everything is put through that prism, and for some, the issues we are confronting today are simply irreconcilable, and define every single aspect of our existence, including who […]


With a trade deal with Japan and a strong U.S. economy, where is the trade depression the Smoot-Hawley alarmists predicted?

By Robert Romano Readers will recall that in the 2016 election and since then financial and political analysts were tripping over themselves to predict that if President Donald Trump won and implemented his planned trade agenda, which included tariffs, why, we’d have a global recession perhaps even […]


Removed U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine wanted prosecutor who says he was investigating Burisma-Bidengate fired, too

By Robert Romano Former Vice President Joe Biden was not the only U.S. official getting prosecutors fired in Ukraine. Now-recalled U.S. Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch to Ukraine — removed from her post in May — attempted to have anti-corruption prosecutor Nazar Kholodnytskyi fired in March. In a March 5 speech to the Ukraine Crisis Media Center, Yovanovitch said , […]


With 50-year low unemployment rate at 3.5 percent, time to reset any recession clock until after the election

By Robert Romano The U.S. economy got another dose of amazing news on Oct. 4 when the national unemployment rate dropped to a 50-year low of 3.5 percent . Add to that, 6.1 million jobs have been created since President Donald Trump took office. And that means Democrats hoping for a recession […]


It was Ukraine that reopened the Burisma-Biden probe in 2018 and sought U.S. mutual legal assistance to look at it, not the other way around

By Robert Romano Former U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations Ambassador Kurt Volker testified to the House Armed Services, Intelligence and Oversight committees on Oct. 3 that there was not one, but two former Ukrainian Prosecutors General that have been sounding the alarm on Joe Biden-Hunter Biden-Burisma Holdings […]


Kickstarter calls MS-13 ‘marginalized group,’ deplatforms conservative comic creator whose hero is depicted beating up gang members who mugged a woman

By Robert Romano A conservative comic book creator was deplatformed from the crowdfunding website Kickstarter  apparently because the vigilante hero from his book is depicted beating up MS-13 -esque gang members while saving a black woman from being mugged, with Kickstarter calling the gang a “marginalized group.” The book, […]


Attorney General Barr and President Trump are constitutionally obligated to enforce the law, prevent intel abuse and root out corruption

By Robert Romano To hear House Democrats and left-wing media outlets tell it, any discharge of President Donald Trump’s official duties that might tangentially benefit him politically is now a high crime or misdemeanor and an impeachable offense. But Presidents and their Attorneys General are supposed to […]


President Trump is right, the dollar is way too strong and it’s killing exports

By Robert Romano “As I predicted, Jay Powell and the Federal Reserve have allowed the Dollar to get so strong, especially relative to ALL other currencies, that our manufacturers are being negatively affected. Fed Rate too high. They are their own worst enemies, they don’t have a […]


Why did Obama-Biden support the coup of Ukraine in 2014? In Biden’s words, to pass a trade deal.

By Robert Romano With all of the trade deals underway between the United States under the leadership of President Donald Trump, it is hard to believe that the civil war in Ukraine that began in 2014 actually started out as a policy disagreement over a pair of […]


Did the CIA just try to overthrow President Trump to cover up the origins of Russiagate in Ukraine on behalf of Biden?

By Robert Romano In 2017, President Donald Trump’s conversations with foreign heads of state in Mexico and Australia — which are classified information — were leaked to news outlets with the purpose of undermining U.S. policies on immigration, the southern border wall and refugees. Americans for Limited […]


Ukraine pledges cooperation on getting to the origins of Russiagate as Justice Department confirms investigation

By Robert Romano There are many takeaways from the White House releasing the transcript of the July 25 phone conversation between President Donald Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, but first and foremost is there was no pressure on Zelensky by Trump or any threats to withhold military aid […]


Pelosi’s call for impeaching Trump on Ukraine risks war, ignores corruption there that was fueled by Obama-Biden

By Robert Romano “This week, the president has admitted to asking the president of Ukraine to take actions which would benefit him politically. Therefore, today, I’m announcing the House of Representatives is moving forward with an official impeachment inquiry. I’m directing our six committees to proceed with […]


Spygate was an act of war and if its perpetrators are not held accountable, it will happen again

By Robert Romano Spygate was an act of war. Russia hacked the DNC and John Podesta and had the emails published on Wikileaks. That surely was viewed by the Obama administration as an act of war and it responded in kind. It was called a digital Pearl […]


Will local governments still be allowed to make zoning decisions without federal coercion?

By Robert Romano The American people are still awaiting the Trump administration rewrite of the Obama-era Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing rule from the Department of Housing and Urban Development. The original rule, finalized in 2015, conditioned more than $3 billion of annual community development block grants to more than 1,200 cities and counties on making changes to local […]

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