Update: Biden has been declared winner! President-Elect Biden gives birth to a calming effect that lulls me into a peacefulness that has become unnatural. I have taken time to celebrate the sun rising through the fog, but I’ve advanced to worry about Trump’s lame-duck period. I’d like to know if there are there any responsible … Continue reading Today’s News Synopsis, Because Enough Already
“The American people will decide this election. And the United States government is perfectly capable of escorting trespassers out of the White House.” ~Joe Biden campaign statement Okay, I'm nobody, but I'm calling this election for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris. The Secret Service has upgraded Biden’s protection detail from candidate to President-Elect, so again, … Continue reading We Still Have Work to Do, America
Joe Biden continues to hold a national lead 51%-48% in this election. He has received over 72 million votes so far, more votes than any presidential candidate in history, breaking a record set by Barack Obama. He has nearly four million more votes than Trump, who also broke Obama’s record number of votes. What that … Continue reading Waiting for Election Results
Let's start with some good news. Democrats in the House of Representatives have added five seats to their majority. The House is solid blue. As far as the presidency, we knew we’d wake up without election results. The election is not over until every ballot has been counted, despite Trump's proclamation that counting will stop. … Continue reading Count Every Ballot!
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-11-02/judge-expresses-skepticism-on-bid-to-invalidate-texas-votes Okay, I was more than a little stressed when I wrote my last post, but since then: Case closed: The Texas Supreme Court has thrown out a Republican lawsuit asking the court to invalidate 127,000 votes cast in a drive-through polling station in Harris County, Texas. https://www.newsweek.com/trump-supporters-that-harassed-biden-bus-were-armed-operation-organized-private-facebook-group-1544215?amp=1 The efforts to suppress and intimidate voters … Continue reading Election Day – Let’s Finish This
I admit I have a problem with anxiety. A bonus side effect of my anxiety is that when it reaches the red zone (mine goes up to eleven,) I break out in hives. It has only happened on a few extended occasions. The first time I experienced it was when I was finalizing plans for … Continue reading Today is November 1, 2020- How You Doin?