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

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!

Election Day – Let’s Finish This

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

Today is November 1, 2020- How You Doin?

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?

One Week Left to Vote- It’s Time to Push Back

Last night, one week before a presidential election, the GOP majority Senate, led by Mitch McConnell, pushed through the confirmation of Amy Coney Barrett, who has only three years of experience as a judge, those years were made possible by Mitch McConnell. Barrett has made alarming statements regarding her positions on the Affordable Care Act, … Continue reading One Week Left to Vote- It’s Time to Push Back

Sheldon Whitehouse on Dark Money in Politics

https://youtu.be/cjcXVKg43qY If you haven't had the time or the stomach to watch this week's Supreme Court confirmation hearings, I recommend taking the time to listen to Senator Sheldon Whitehouse who used his time to succinctly explained how "dark money,” likely originating from the coffers of Charles Koch, was behind the selection of Amy Conen Barrett … Continue reading Sheldon Whitehouse on Dark Money in Politics