With Steve Bannon’s appointment, Trump has again shown his desire to surround himself with poorly qualified sycophants, while avoiding dissenting opinions.
President Obama gave press conference in Turkey where so far he is refusing to cave to the military industrial complex as he calls out religious zealots.
‘Sarah Palin’ once again has sent me a new hate mail bragging about her Tea Party’s success in the last midterm election. You must read this.
Judith Kirkeeide, Kingwood Area Democrat Vice President was featured in the Houston Chronicle recently. Judith is an inspiration to us all.
Kingwood Area Democrats won the best traditional float trophy in the Kingwood 4th of July Parade. Watch from the float building to the parade in 2 minutes.
Karen Menke on women’s rights Our own Kingwood Area Democrat Karen Menke has done it again. Her new piece could not be more timely. March is National Women’s History Month. This month we remember and celebrate the struggle for women’s rights in America over the past 165 years. The movement for equality of women in […]
Once again Kingwood Area Democrat Marc Croes gives Kingwood and the surrounding area food for thought. Marc Croes says, On this 50th Anniversary of Texan Lyndon Johnson’s War on Poverty, one of the successes worth celebrating is the Head Start Program. The Head Start Program has proven to be one our most durable and successful […]
Karen Menke on Poverty She said. Fifty years ago, President Johnson declared a “War on Poverty” to address the problems of the many Americans who were living hopeless lives with little chance of being lifted out of poverty. In 1964, I was a recent college grad working for a Republican Congressman in Washington. As a […]
It seems like I chose just about the right time to write an article on Wendy Davis. She finds herself under attack not only by the entire Right Wing establishment, but from the traditional media as well. She happens to be the story to balance the myriad of bad acts by Republicans. There is a […]
Take heed to what educator, Kingwood resident, and Kingwood Area Democrat Bryan Henry is saying about our political discourse. Bryan says, Lately the Opinion Page of the Observer has included articles by residents criticizing the expression of conservative viewpoints and lamenting the inclusion of liberal viewpoints. I find this confusing because the Opinion Page is […]