Category Archives: Democrats: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Richard G. Strauch: Aging in place (The Democratic leadership)

Wherein Mr. Strauch reminds us that the Democratic leadership in the House of Representatives are in their mid-to-late 70s. Aging in Place, very clever. I always thought well of Barbara Boxer. She spoke at a gathering of progressive lawyers and … Continue reading

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The Democrats lose because they are paid to lose

Nov. 16, 2016 I just found this in my Drafts folder; written on the night of November 8, 2016. It is three hours since the east coast polls closed. We do not have a landslide for anyone. We have a … Continue reading

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Interesting day on the net

Paul Krugman, Bernie Sanders, and the Experts I have tremendous respect for Paul Krugman. I also consider him a friend. For these reasons I am not eager to pick a fight with him, but there is something about his criticisms … Continue reading

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4th Dem Debate: Sneaky bipartisan bill cause for Bernie’s vote on financial instruments of mass destruction

My aim is to clarify the economic issues invoked in this Presidential campaign as they arise. Tell me how I’m doin’. -via at olivialarosa com In the Sunday night debate, Hillary said that Bernie was the only one on the … Continue reading

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Bloviating Buchanan Rises Again: or is it could it be DANA CARVEY’S GRUMPY OLD MAN?

http://www.bradenton.com/2015/09/13/5987577_buchanan-talks-social-security.html?rh=1 Braden dodges questions then wonders why people don’t believe politicians. But Buchanan was more prepared to talk about the Iran deal and why he is opposed. Having taken a symbolic vote against the Iran deal on Friday, Buchanan explained … Continue reading

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The scary empleomaniacs in our midst: Ted Cruz, Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, Scott Walker (eww!) and the lessers, Rand Paul, etc.

Olivia LaRosa, August 29, 2014 “A strong effort should be made to extirpate the empleomania, the eternal place-hunting, which is the bane of Spain.” — The Times (London), 3 Aug. 1854 this word tends to be used for people who … Continue reading

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The Big Lie

Kkkarl Rove, the Minister of Disinformation for the psycho wing of the Republican Party, is now claiming that a small problem last year makes 67-year-old Hillary Clinton unsuitable to be President. There are a number of reasons that Hillary Clinton … Continue reading

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The Library will be closed until appropriations for fiscal year 2014 are enacted

Elsea, Jennifer 12:46 AM (10 minutes ago) to Deborah The Library will be closed until appropriations for fiscal year 2014 are enacted. Until the Library reopens, I will not have access to phone or email. For updates, please monitor the … Continue reading

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This article in the New York Times can serve as a foundation for analysis of a broad range of socioeconomic issues and policies. ~Via http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/09/10/can-the-government-actually-do-anything-about-inequality/?nl=opinion&emc=edit_ty_20130911&_r=0 THOMAS B. EDSALL September 10, 2013, 11:22 pm 469 Comments Can the Government Actually Do Anything … Continue reading

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