Politicians must raise tons of money for 2020. As all are scrambling necessarily so, it is capturing when one gets an email blast just asking for “no donation” but offering love. Yes L-O-V-E.
Demand list submitted by the reader of my political blog who asked to have the list shared as widely as possible. We obliged.
It is shortsighted to believe that politicians should have complete immunity for policies they effect irrespective of consequences.
A deal was struck. The Obama Administration will allow the federal government to continue paying a large share of the cost of healthcare for members of Congress and their aides. Absent this deal, politicians and their aides would find themselves in the same boat as Americans who work for themselves or have no insurance. They […]
Karen Menke Karen Menke, our own Kingwood Area Democrat, wrote to the Kingwood Observer to provide her view on the gun shenanigans in the Texas State Legislature. Karen’s voice is definitely in sync with most of her neighbors albeit more studied. She is the voice of many Texans who are tired of the backward thinking […]
The sequester is affecting many. Inasmuch as that is the case, politicians just continued their bickering and accomplishing nothing. They have no empathy. They care nothing about the well-being of the middle class or the poor. One does not need to look too far for the effects of the sequester on ordinary Americans. That said, […]
President Obama gave a very Israeli and Palestinian friendly speech in Israel today. He made it clear that everyone knows what the outcome must be, a two state solution, Israel living side by side with Palestine. He had a direct message about politicians that not only applies in Israel or Palestine, but right here in […]