Monthly Archives: September 2013

2013 May 9 The Markey-Gomez Mass. Donnybrook

2013 Update This blog is about the actual start of Campaign 2014.  On 6/25/2013, a special U.S. Senate election was held to fill the seat left vacant when Dem. John Kerry became Secretary of State. Progressive and experienced Dem. Congressman … Continue reading

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2013 April 25 Disaster Hypocrite Bill Flores

2014 Update Preliminary findings  from the U.S. Chemical Safety Board indicated that state regulators should not have allowed the fertilizer to have been stored in wooden containers.  Authorities should also  have considered keeping schools and homes farther from the West … Continue reading

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2013 April 11 Michigan “Yooper” Dan Benishek

2013 Update Besides wacky Cong. Justin Amash, the Michigan GOP delegation also has extremist “Yooper” Dan Benishek.  Benishek, who represents Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, (U.P., hence the nickname “Yooper”), took the seat of retiring Democrat Bart Stupak in 2010. He was … Continue reading

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2013 March 29 Rodney Davis, No Heir to Lincoln

2013 Update GOP freshman Congressman Rodney Davis barely won election to succeed a retiring GOPer in Illinois’ 13th Congressional District. Davis pretends to be an “independent/ no labels” man. However, in this district that previously elected moderates including Abraham Lincoln … Continue reading

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2013 March 14 Hard-Liner Justin Amash

2013 Update This post dissects GOP Congressman Justin Amash. Sen. John McCain dubbed Amash a “wacko bird.” He sure is. Amash currently represents Gerald Ford’s former Grand Rapids Michigan District. However, Amash is the heir of fringe libertarian Ron Paul, … Continue reading

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2013 February 28 Ted “Green Eggs and Ham” Cruz

2013 Update The GOP/Tea Party’s latest ethnic outreach “hero”—Sen. Ted Cruz, aka, the “Cruz Missile.” He is the heir to both race-baiter Jesse Helms (R-N Carolina) and 1950’s witch hunter Joe McCarthy (R-Wisconsin). He voted against confirming John Kerry and … Continue reading

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2013 February 8 Colorado’s Heavyweight Andrew Romanoff

2013 Update This blog continues to look at how Democrats can take back the House in 2014 by flipping 17 more seats. I return to a discussion of the race in the Colorado 6th Congressional District. This time, “Tea Party” … Continue reading

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