Weld is a traditional small government, states rights, fiscal conservative. But he would not be an awful President.
Is anyone taking her candidacy seriously? Can someone reassure me that you've read this, so that I didn't lose two hours of my life listening to YouTube videos of interviews with her today for no good reason.
I was really prepared to not like or care about this guy at all. As it turns out, I don't dislike him, he seems to have some pretty good ideas, and I still don't care all that much. Solution-Oriented, Bi-Partisan Problem Solver Delaney's core "message" is that he is a solutions-oriented guy who can work … Continue reading John Delaney: Worth a Listen
I don't think Andrew Yang wants to be President of the United States. At least, that's what I'm telling myself in order to understand his candidacy. Yang has an urgent message about the impact of automation on the workforce in the next 5 - 10 years -- specifically the loss of jobs in trucking, customer … Continue reading Andrew Yang: Tech Geek, Single Issue Candidate
(Eulogy for my grandmother - delivered December 12, 2018.) When we were kids, there was almost nothing that Mommom wouldn’t let us do. Jump on the bed? She’d lead us in a rousing game of “Chop Chop Timber”. Play in the mud? She’d draw a bath and make sure our clothes were clean before we … Continue reading Celebrating the love she leaves behind.
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The officers had no evidence that Antwon (or the others in the vehicle) were involved in any crime. The question that I keep hearing over and over again is, “But why did he run?”
Last night, I finally had enough of the false narrative that pro-gun control liberals who support the March for Our Lives movement were out to repeal the Second Amendment. It's just not true, I insisted. And I posted this: 12 hours later, I was eating my lunch and browsing the news sites - and I … Continue reading Justice Stevens forces me to eat my words. And I’m annoyed.
There was a heated discussion about the prevalence of SNAP benefit fraud in the Facebook thread.
I have a controversial and unpopular opinion to share: I think the Electoral College is a valuable institution and should remain in place as a part of our republican government. Democracy versus Republic Most of us have probably been taught at some point that the United States is a republic and not actually a democracy, … Continue reading The Electoral College is Not the Problem