Motor City Moonie?

One wonders if the so-called Motor City Madman, Ted Nugent, knows that the only major newspaper in America that will give him guest editorial status, the Washington Times, was founded by the Reverend Sun Myung Moon?

Can you sell me a flower, Ted?

An interesting perspecting on how Wisconsin handles crime

This is worth a read… Investing in addiction and mental health treatment, instead of prison, for nonviolent offenders would likely lower crime, strengthen communities and save the state millions of dollars annually, according to a study released this week by a coalition pushing to expand Wisconsin’s drug courts and other alternatives-to-prison programs.

The health-impact assessment, [...]

Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell filibusters his own legislation

These stories just write themselves… Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) introduced legislation to raise the debt ceiling on Thursday, apparently with the intent of showing that even Democrats would not support such a bill.

However, McConnell’s plan backfired after Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) called for a vote on the legislation, which would [...]

Blogging Blue’s “14 in ’14”

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