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I served in the US Navy as a Nuclear Propulsion Operator aboard an aircraft carrier from 2002-08. I engage in political activism in Democratic circles and occasional engagement with issues concerning Women and LGBT Rights. I have a cat and I am an Uncle. All opinions expressed in my blog are my own and do not reflect the views of any organization that I represent.

Monday, January 26, 2015

A DIVIDED MESSAGE



After President Obama's 2015 State of The Union, the Republicans were offered a chance to respond.

Senator Joni Ernst (IA, R) was tapped as the person to give the response.

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

STATE OF THE UNION 2015




"He shall from time to time give to Congress information of the State of the Union and recommend to their Consideration such measures as he shall judge necessary and expedient."


Text provided below and via the White House through Medium.


Saturday, January 17, 2015

2014 NFL SEASON CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIP SUNDAY




And then there were four.

There is usually not much left to say about the teams remaining. All the stats and information about the last four are known.

As for the playoff picks, Ms. Roberts and I are tied at 6-2. She went 3-1 and my perfect streak ended with the Cowboys loss followed by the Broncos losing to the Colts at home. There are three games remaining in the post-season. Two games this weekend and then the Super Bowl in Phoenix on 1 February.

Here are the picks for Conference Championship Sunday.

YES WE KLAN



The 114th Congress is in full swing right now.

Representative John Boehner (OH-8, R) was re-elected Speaker Of The House but his re-election as speaker was not guaranteed.

Thursday, January 15, 2015

COLORADO 2015 STATE OF THE STATE