Despite Democratic Losses, Progressivism Won

Before last Tuesday's 2014 midterm election, Democrats held power in the U.S. Senate and White House.  By November 5th, Republicans had taken control of Congress.

Progressivism won.


Crist vs Scott...A Rant....Wake up !

What is wrong with this picture.  We have a criminal in the state house.   We have a bald headed monster wanting to dictate healthcare or lack thereof to make himself richer and richer.

Florida Politics

Do Sunshine State Opponents, Scott & Crist, Seem to Appear Like Twins?

"Problems cannot be solved by the same level of thinking that created them."

Albert Einstein


By, Jays Jewels

Politics, government, healthcare, news, political news

Is Money Speech?

A short while ago I was asked my opinion of Citizen’s United v. Federal Election Commission, 558 US 310 (2010), and some of the new cases coming before the Supreme Court regarding campaign finance laws.

Politics, government, healthcare, news, political news

Mid-term voting

I am sorry, but, I don't get it. Why would Democrats sit out the special election in FL#13 and not elect Alex Sink? There was only a 39% voter turnout and nearly 9000 voted for the Libertarian candidate. Jolly only won by 2 points.


Citizens United and the Perils of Super PACs

Michael Stinnett - 9/03/2013: Legal rulings such as Citizens United and lax campaign financing laws have undermined the democratic process allowing wealthy donors to buy elections; so-called Super PACs are a pernicious influence on society and should be abolished.