Tag: election

I’m Officially Running for Congress

I can now officially announce that I am running for Congress in Missouri's 3rd District. We have alot of work to do to flip this District Blue but I'm willing to put in the time and the work so that we can have representation in Washington DC. Visit me at my website at www.johnkiehne.com. See…

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Let’s Be Nice to Each Other for the Holidays

I'm getting ready to get up here in a moment. It's Christmas Eve. My great niece is breathing peacefully beside me and she only woke up briefly a few times last night. (So I slept a little? LOL) My wife stayed up cleaning and decorating. My in laws went to sleep after spending the day…

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United We Stand- Divided We Fall

While we're busy doing family stuff over this Holiday weekend let's pause for just a moment to take a deep breath and think about how we can spread a little joy to those around us by finding a little joy inside us. Our nation has become very divided this way and that. Dems vs GOP,…

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I’m Listening

I have been talking to people lately about the state of our country and I've been doing my best to *listen* as opposed to offer my opinion. I am trying to step outside of my own opinions and hear what people are concerned about. Perhaps there are technical issues of politics that I need to…

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Dems CAN Win Races

I just went to my first Democratic group meeting with the Franklin County Democrats Club. It was so nice to sit and chat with these nice people who also happen to be politically engaged and make some new friends. As a Franklin County resident these are "my" people and they will be seeing a lot…

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Alabama Wins- Hate Loses

Today Alabama decides whether to go backwards in time or move toward the future. America was built by brilliant, patriotic men in a time when the land was being taken from the indigenous peoples by force and black Africans were being brought to America as slaves to serve their wealthy white masters. This truth existed…

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Setting Things Up

As this fine Monday winds down I am taking this moment to share this fine creation with you fine people. I spent most of my day working on figuring out how to run for office and set up a political campaign correctly. I must admit that I'm clearer today than I was yesterday yet I'm…

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Researching District 3…

So today I have been doing some research to learn more about the 3rd Congressional District in Missouri as well as checking out other candidates and politicians in the area and in the region. This graphic represents the current 3rd District Congressman's voting record in context with all votes cast. As I start putting together…

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