Category Archives: 2014 Election

Politicalizing the Judiciary Even More

In the 1960s and 1970s, and into the 1980s, California had the most progressive and socially conscious Supreme Court of any state in the country. On the court were some of the greatest judicial minds of the era, and they … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 Election | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The gop Has Truly Found the Ultimate Bottom Feeder

In a year Where the gop has elected to the US Senate Joni Ernst, who has said that she would not hesitate to use her handgun against government officials who do not respect her rights; Where the gop has elected … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 Election | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

My Response to Criticism of My After-Election Post

I have received considerable criticism after posting this last night: “USA: 1776-2014. RIP” (Why people post on Facebook and not here, I’ll never understand, or accept.) I STAND BY EVERY THING I SAID AND WOULD NOT CHANGE A WORD. The … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 Election | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

USA: 1776-2014. RIP

Watching the results from around the country, I sit here DISGUSTED! How can so many vote for the Koch Bros. platform of destroying the country for their personal economic gain; the middle class will soon cease to exist, as will … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 Election, Cultural Wars | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Democrats and Independents: We Must SAVE THE SENATE!

The last few years have seen the mockery made of the Congressional hearing system by lunatic tea party whack jobs in general and Darrell Issa in particular, with costly, time consuming hearing after hearing, fueled by promises of findings of … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 Election | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New York’s 11th Congressional District Says It All

Staten Island, New York is home to the state’s 11th Congressional District, and with the mid-term election three days away, the polling of voters in the 11th dramatically shows exactly what is wrong with US voters, and how their priorities, … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 Election | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Right Wing Scare Tactics Avoid What Should Be Scaring People

The major assault of right wing campaigning as the election nears, among both politicians running for office and their media overlords, has been outrageous, deceitful scare tactics, designed to frighten voters into supporting outlandish positions. The two primary areas of … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 Election | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Where Is The OUTRAGE When Right Wing IDIOTS Advocate TREASON?

The words spoken: “I have a beautiful little Smith & Wesson, 9 millimeter, and it goes with me virtually everywhere. But I do believe in the right to carry, and I believe in the right to defend myself and my … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 Election | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Insight from the California republican Convention. And from Kansas

California’s republican party held it’s convention this past weekend, and discord and disunity were the overriding themes, beginning with the opening keynote when the party’s candidate viewed as having the best chance to win the party a statewide office declined … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 Election | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment