I served in the US Navy from 2002-08; four of those years were as a Nuclear Propulsion Operator aboard an aircraft carrier. I engage in political activism in various Democratic circles when I am able to. I have a cat, and I am an uncle.
All opinions that I express are my own and do not reflect the views of any organization that I represent.
he was appointed to fill the seat in January 2009, Michael Bennett was a
relative nobody in the political word. He was the Denver School Superintendent
when then-Governor Bill Ritter picked him to fill the seat vacated due to Obama
picking Ken Salazar to be the Secretary of the Interior.
recently had a discussion with my mother about Amendment
106, the Access to Medical Aid in Dying proposal called the Colorado
End-of-Life Options Act. It is modeled after Oregon’s law that was passed in
is a special endorsement; a two-for-one deal involving both Amendments 107 AND
amendments deal with how the political parties deal with choosing their
nominees for offices; 107 deals with the presidential primary while 108 would
open the primaries for all non-presidential elections.
is not just the final general election presidential debate but the final presidential
debate involving one of the two parties until we start talking about 2020 which
will likely be sometime in the second half of 2019.
Clinton and Trump have to make their closing arguments at the University of
Nevada-Las Vegas to the few remaining undecided voters there are out there on
why they should be the next president.
the amount of history surrounding Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, Frontline
did the best they could in packaging these magnanimous personalities into a two-hour
episode. It would have been understanding if given the type of candidates if
they did a three-hour or even two standalone episodes looking into the
political and personal lives of each of the candidates that the country will
have as their next president come 20 January 2017.
are three weeks until Election Day. I strongly urge those that have not watched
this to do so.
night was the only time the vice-presidential candidates would debate in the
think there will be a couple of things remembered about this debate but it is
quickly starting to fade from the news cycle in part due to the most recent
Trump controversy and the lead up to the second presidential debate.
is hard to keep up with Trump’s patterns of behavior. Not releasing his tax
returns. Insulting veterans and their families. Calling Mexican’s rapists.
Inciting violence among his supporters. 3AM tweetstorms. The scam that is his foundation and
Trump University. The ban on Muslims. The list goes on.
years earlier President Obama had a terrible performance in his first debate at
Denver University that was later called the Debacle in Denver. It was up to
Vice-President Joe Biden to not only save the campaign but possibly save the
I observed after the debate, Biden did his job to get a hold
for the ticket. He was a little demonstrative in his performance, but that is
what Uncle Joe is known for. He set it up for Obama to do what he needed to do
in the last two debates.