“Accessible, Out there talking to people” I interview Ann Marie Buerkle NY-24

The last time I interviewed Ann Marie Buerkle on Camera she was a candidate for congress, however her title of Congresswoman has not dampened her willingness to talk not even to a Radio Talk Show host and blogger from out of state. Unfortunately the Acoustics of the area were HORRIBLE and we didn't have time … Continue reading “Accessible, Out there talking to people” I interview Ann Marie Buerkle NY-24

Subscriber Tease: Road Trip Report

This weeks commentary is a summary of the Road Trip and the various districts that were visited from Ct-5 to Ny-24. You can see the whole thing here, to view it simply hit DaTipJar and I'll send you the code as soon as I see the confirmation e-mail. If you don't want to worry about … Continue reading Subscriber Tease: Road Trip Report

The Alamo at San Antonio de Benghazi

I shall never surrender or retreat.  Then, I call on you in the name of Liberty, of patriotism & everything dear to the American character, to come to our aid, with all dispatch — The enemy is receieving reinforcements daily & will no doubt increase to three or four thousand in four or five days. … Continue reading The Alamo at San Antonio de Benghazi

RoadTrip: Ann Marie Buerkle & Ursula Rozum Town Hall NY-24

I want you to be famous for those exact words. I want people to call you Colonel Runaway. I want children laughing outside your door, 'cause they've found the house of Colonel Runaway. The 11th Doctor A Good Man goes to War 2011 While Dan "Colonel Runaway" Maffei continues to dodge open Forums Ann Marie … Continue reading RoadTrip: Ann Marie Buerkle & Ursula Rozum Town Hall NY-24

Voices of the Voters Ny-24 Clay Town Hall 10-26-12

One problem I ran into during my road trip was a reluctance on the part of avg voters to go on Camera. The Big Exception was in NY-24 at the Clay Town Hall candidate forum. About 75 voters came to Watch Congresswoman Ann Marie Buerkle (R-NY) and Green Party Candidate Ursula Rozum answer questions on … Continue reading Voices of the Voters Ny-24 Clay Town Hall 10-26-12

Roadtrip 7:08 PM Kingston NY

There are few things more frustrating that being lost 1.1 miles from your destination but here I sit in Kingston NY at a McDonalds Ray Kroc Memorial Media Center having a terrible time finding the Chris Gibson office just a mile away. The day started strong with an interview with Ann Marie Buerkle's Campaign Manager … Continue reading Roadtrip 7:08 PM Kingston NY

RoadTrip 6:39 AM Jamesville NY

I'm sitting at the Lonely Conservative's Kitchen Table as her son gets ready for school holding a union mailer hitting Ann Marie Buerkle: A lot of Union Pension money has gone down the drain trying to keep Democrats afloat and I don't think high-speed rail is going to be a winner but at least is … Continue reading RoadTrip 6:39 AM Jamesville NY

If I’m Ann Marie Buerkle I’m feeling pretty good about this Dem pol…

that is being reported at syracuse.com Maffei has opened up a four-point lead over Buerkle, 44 percent to 40 percent, according to the poll of likely voters conducted by the Democratic polling firm Normington, Petts and Associates of Washington, D.C...The poll, conducted July 16 through July 18, has a margin of error of plus or … Continue reading If I’m Ann Marie Buerkle I’m feeling pretty good about this Dem pol…

The Syracuse Post Standard spin strikes at Ann Marie Buerkle again

Things are heating up in NY-25 again Two years ago I had the privilege of watching Ann Marie Buerkle call BS on the media and the Syracuse papers Both on a story concerning taxes and rents and then on the polls. Well we are getting toward another election cycle and the paper insisted Buerkle was … Continue reading The Syracuse Post Standard spin strikes at Ann Marie Buerkle again

Why I absolutely Love Renne Ellmers

I've been quoted on twitter saying that if there is one congressperson elected in 2010 that I want to see re-elected it is Ann Marie Buerkle and I stand by that. But Renne Ellmers (NC-2) is as close a second and you can get, and if you want to know why, here is an example: … Continue reading Why I absolutely Love Renne Ellmers

How dare you refuse to spend money you don’t have Ann Marie Buerkle!

That's what I get out of this article at the Syracuse "she's down 12 and sinking fast" Post Standard: When four days and nights of debate finally ended in the early morning hours Saturday and it was time to vote, U.S. Rep. Ann Marie Buerkle had no trouble making up her mind. Buerkle had to … Continue reading How dare you refuse to spend money you don’t have Ann Marie Buerkle!

Ah Dave have you actually looked at the polls concerning Abortion?

Because if you had you might not be saying things like this: That's most of the plan. The rest of the plan, as Israel explains, is making life difficult for some of the pro-life Republicans who were swept into Congress last year. The theory is that voters sort of elected them by accident. And they … Continue reading Ah Dave have you actually looked at the polls concerning Abortion?

How Dare Ann Marie Burkele oppose Abortion…

Says the Syracuse "She's 12 points down" post standard: When asked about her renewed focus on abortion this past week, Buerkle said she is performing her duty to represent the views of the 25th Congressional District. Buerkle said she is convinced most residents of the district agree with the bills she has co-sponsored. “I can’t … Continue reading How Dare Ann Marie Burkele oppose Abortion…

I must confess I’m very jealous of Stacy McCain…

for being there for Ann Marie Buerkle's swearing in: Wednesday’s trip to Capitol Hill was amazing. I spent most of the afternoon with Rep. Ann Marie Buerkle, her staff, supporters and family, including a trip to the basement of the Capitol for her ceremonial swearing-in photo with Speaker John Boehner. It was a great day … Continue reading I must confess I’m very jealous of Stacy McCain…