Joe Biden Will Be President on January 20

Yesterday we went from feelings of euphoria after hearing confirmation of the unlikely double win in the Senate that gives Democrats control of Congress, to a feeling of satisfaction after hearing that Joe Biden nominated Merrick Garland to be the next Attorney General of the United States. That is quite a trade up from Bill … Continue reading Joe Biden Will Be President on January 20

All Eyes on Georgia

Election results are in, except that the lame-duck has demanded a recount in targeted districts in Georgia. Biden won 49.9% of the popular vote in Georgia with 2,472,098 votes, and Squatter in Chief is at 49.2% with 2,458,121 votes. To be fair, only 13,977 votes stand between our towering leaner and 16 electoral votes. Recounts … Continue reading All Eyes on Georgia

Sticky Fingers Graham Sought to Disenfranchise Thousands

Once again we find Republicans are guilty of that which they accuse Democrats. ☝️🏼This guy... Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger, a Republican, told Washington Post National political reporter Amy Gardner on Monday that South Carolina Republican Senator Lindsey Graham pressured him to throw out legal ballots from specific counties. Raffensperger said he’s come under … Continue reading Sticky Fingers Graham Sought to Disenfranchise Thousands

Trump’s Attempted Coup

Republican Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick is offering $1 million from his campaign funds for evidence of voter fraud. In other words, he has incentivized the fabrication of evidence. Everything's bigger in Texas. (Big hair, best there.) Payoffs in other states are going for far less. In South Carolina, $130,000 was enough to buy the … Continue reading Trump’s Attempted Coup

Count Every Ballot!

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!

Dirty GOP Tricks Du Jour

Today is day two of the Senate’s Supreme Court Justice confirmation hearings for Anti-Amy Coney Barrett. Barrett is no relation of mine. She is ”anti” as in anti-healthcare, anti-workers rights, anti-women’s rights, she is anti-everything that Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg stood for and fought for. "If an opening comes in the last year of President … Continue reading Dirty GOP Tricks Du Jour