Yes, it's mud-slinging season. In my opinion, this ad is unconscionable. Not only is it fear mongering, it's inaccurate. The "Ryan Plan" doesn't even affect anyone over the age of 55. Medicare, as we know it, remains the same for those folks regardless of what happens. All this ad does is cause panic and fear … Continue reading Duck! It's mud slinging season
Ninety-three years ago, in 1919, the House of Representatives passed a proposed Amendment to the Constitution with a 304 to 90 vote: The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any States on account of sex. The Congress shall have the power … Continue reading Happy Anniversary, Women!
Are you a woman? Did you vote in the last election? No? Why not? Forgot? Too tired? Too busy? Running late for….? The kids were crabby? Didn’t have a babysitter? It was my turn to carpool? Stopping wasn’t convenient? Didn’t care about the issues? It was raining/snowing/too hot/ too cold? You've probably seen the email … Continue reading The kids were crabby and it was raining
Haiti and the Caribbean may be experiencing earthquakes and aftershocks, but the tremors reached clear up to Massachusetts yesterday. The unthinkable happened on 1.19.10. Fifty-six years of Democratic Senate representation ended with a definitive crash. More than half a century of a Kennedy Senate dynasty is now over. A republican won in Massachusetts. Something that … Continue reading The people choice award goes to…