Category Archives: Election 2012

What Do Americans Really Believe In?

While stumbling through the internet, I discovered a blog from last year that breaks down a public opinion poll about what issues are important to Americans.  This survey asked some typical questions and got typical results.  However, the positions that … Continue reading

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Why Liberals Should Support The Tea Party

The TEA Party has generated a lot of attention during it’s short existence.  Nonetheless it has attracted a wide variety of supporters and interest.  From religious extremists to libertarians, conspiracy theorists, or people generally disappointed with the Republican/Democrat status quo, … Continue reading

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Should Congress Be Run Like Jury Duty?

In the last blog here you read about the prospect of requiring political officials to recuse themselves from legislation in which there may be a conflict of interest. Currently only judges recuse themselves from cases but my ultimate proposal was … Continue reading

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Is Racism The Republican Political Strategy?

Appearing in the news today are a number of articles talking about a comedian impersonating President Obama at a republican conference.  Apparently this fellow made racist comments about the president and his family.  To be fair, he made comments about … Continue reading

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