Category Archives: Elections/Politics

Democrats in Texas are coming back.

Last night the Texas Republicans got what they wanted, and more than they bargained for. They have given Democrats in Texas something to rally behind other than reproductive rights. We will rally around each other. Republicans in Texas–and I do … Continue reading

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Obama thanks Supporters

I have never been 100% happy with Obama as President. I think he could take a stronger, more strident, approach with the House Republicans, I would like more disclosure about the drone strikes, and I would like an honest appraisal … Continue reading

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Breaking–Tea Party unaware of thing called reality

In the Houston Chronicle today was an article (also covered here) describing the Tea Party’s reaction to Tuesday’s dramatic election results1. They were blaming Romney for not being conservative enough; not being their guy. They called him a “a weak, moderate … Continue reading

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Victory–For sanity

I can’t wait to dive into the results and analyze until my fingers bleed. But, quick takeaways. Colorado and Washington are about to have a lot more college applications, and tourism (and probably DEA agents). Women do not like being … Continue reading

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Time to Federalize the elections

I believe that it is time to do this. But, others have said it better than I can in the time I have to write this post, so here is their take: What’s amazing and inspiring is that millions of … Continue reading

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