Category Archives: election

Bad News for Education

I checked my email last night and found a message from a group list I am on from the National Education Association regarding the massive budget cuts to education spending Donald Trump and Betsy DeVos have proposed for 2021. The … Continue reading

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Election Pains

Election Pains Tomorrow night at 9:00 pm (ET) is the first presidential debate, moderated by Lester Holt. I seldom discuss such things because many people hold so firmly onto their beliefs that they can’t have a healthy dialogue with you. … Continue reading

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DNC Emergency Meeting???

There is lots of unofficial buzz going around that the Democratic National Committee (DNC) is having an emergency meeting to converse about replacing Hillary Clinton as the presidential nominee. Assuming this gets any teeth to it and assuming it’s actually … Continue reading

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It’s Just Another Pissing Match

If I’m in a competition and want to convince you that I’m a better choice than everybody else, I don’t find it very practical to do this by shitting on my competitors. I’m not going to expend my energy trashing … Continue reading

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Shame on you, Virginia!

  The Commonwealth of Virginia held a special election yesterday, looking to elect a new delegate for the seat held by Joseph D. Morrissey. The voters re-elected him. Morrissey allegedly had sexual relations with a minor and is presently in … Continue reading

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Surprise, Surprise!

     Surprise, Surprise! Well, not really. In Tuesday’s election, many people experienced surprise at the results. Some even expressed dismay and utter shock. There was a turnover in Congressional seats, turning control from Democrats to Republicans. The same is … Continue reading

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