Tag: voting

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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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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K4D3 Making Moves

I spent a lot of time today setting things up for the campaign and taking messages from super-helpful people. We have a mailing list, a website, some bio info, etc. I intend to work on crafting my platform tomorrow to be ready to start following up on all these leads that I've been given so…

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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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