Illinois is only a Partially Free state

By John Ruberry Every year Freedom House ranks nations on their levels of freedom and countries are classified into three categories. "Free, Partially Free, and Not Free." The first category includes the United States, most of Europe, and Israel, among others. Not Free includes the usual suspects, Venezuela, Russia, Saudi Arabia, China, and North Korea. … Continue reading Illinois is only a Partially Free state

Message to the GOP in Mississippi: The Tea Party Doesn’t Dance

President: You're not gonna do that...You've got yourself a chip in the big game now. You're gonna tuck that away. You are gonna save that for a time when your own ass is on the line and then you're gonna pull it out, and I'm gonna cash it in for you Clear and Present Danger … Continue reading Message to the GOP in Mississippi: The Tea Party Doesn’t Dance

Some voter ID laws are more equal than others

As a result of such tactics the vote from the Valley rarely displayed the diversity of opinion associated with a democracy; some 15,000 votes were generally believed to be controlled in the Valley, and it was not unusual for them to go to a favored candidate by margins as large as ten to one. Robert … Continue reading Some voter ID laws are more equal than others

Cause Meets Effect in Wisconsin

Today is election day is Wisconsin and we have a great example of the law of cause and effect. Cause: Democrats in Wisconsin are busing in supporters from Minnesota today for the recall vote against Governor Scott Walker. On Twitter Democrats say they are driving in from across America. Effect: Madison City Clerk: Turnout Is … Continue reading Cause Meets Effect in Wisconsin

Prosser up big and the left is boiling mad

When I left the house to run an errand and have a bite with the wife the word had just come out that Prosser was up by 40 votes: Incumbent Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice David Prosser took a 40-vote lead over challenger JoAnne Kloppenburg, according to new totals released Thursday afternoon. Kloppenburg had been leading … Continue reading Prosser up big and the left is boiling mad

When you can’t persuade voters Cheat

As the Big Red Wave continues to grow some odd coincides seem to be talking place: In Arizona: Here’s what the article doesn’t tell you, by a source in the Yuma County Recorder’s Office: * These 3000 voter registration forms were all dropped off at once by the one group on the deadline to turn … Continue reading When you can’t persuade voters Cheat