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- Special Message to the Arizona Legislature March 21, 2019
- Look for Trump to Play “Let’s make a deal.” March 2, 2019
- Something to get really pissed about… September 7, 2018
- Goodbye Mr.Flake. Hello Mrs. Flakey October 26, 2017
- I’ve Run Out Of Adjectives… October 7, 2017
- Watch Out: Trump is on his way to “Wag The Dog.” September 24, 2017
- This isn’t the America my Dad fought for. July 28, 2017
- If it has feathers and quacks it’s a duck June 22, 2017
- Don’t waste your breath on Trump. Save it for McConnell. June 14, 2017
- Senator McCain. It’s your time to act. May 17, 2017
Category Archives: Politics
Dear Members of the Arizona Legislature,
We’ve been noticing that you don’t seem to remember the Oath you swore to when we elected you.
You know the one:
“I will support the Constitution of the United States and the Constitution and laws of the State of Arizona, that I will bear true faith and allegiance to the same and defend them against all enemies, foreign and domestic, and that I will faithfully and impartially discharge the duties of the office of according to the best of my ability, so help me God (or so I do affirm).”
You may have forgotten that one very important portion of the Arizona Constitution you swore to defend is Article 2 Section 5.… Read the rest
I wrote this at the start of the new year after having thought about it for months. It just seemed like it was time for the second act…especially since I have a one-dollar bet going with a good friend on how this turns out.… Read the rest
Here’s a piece of news for anyone who was following the petition signature disasters of 2018: the politicians figured out a way to get their candidate petitions signed online through the Secretary of State’s office on something called E-Qual.… Read the rest
I never agreed with much of what Senator Jeff Flake said when it came to policy — although I liked his stand on Cuba. But I always believed him to be a decent, honorable man.… Read the rest
I know, I know, I know.
But as much as I share the opinions (and prayers) of my progressive colleagues, the truth is that the odds are overwhelmingly against Republicans using their control of Congress to fix this mess.… Read the rest
If you’ve never heard the phrase “Wag The Dog” you may be missing out on what could be the Washington story of the year.
But I get ahead of myself.
“Wag the Dog” refers to a story and film by that name that came out in 1997.… Read the rest
My Dad died when I was 19.
But even today I remember that small patch of smooth skin on his left shoulder. It had an almost translucent quality. Dad never liked to talk about it.… Read the rest
I know I can’t be the only one. Right? I mean it seems as if everyone with any sense left looks at Mr. Trump’s actions and words regarding Russia and comes to the same conclusion: He’s the only one who can’t or won’t acknowledge that Russia launched a massive cyberattack on the United States during our 2016 election.… Read the rest
It almost goes without saying but Donald Trump is sucking up almost all of the “media” air. So much so that I don’t even have to offer complete sentences and you’ll know what I’m talking about.… Read the rest