Life, Liberty, And The Pursuit Of Happiness

“Life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness” : the most famous phrase penned by Thomas Jefferson as the defining moment to his monumental Declaration of Independence. And it’s a phrase that all American’s hold dear. It acts as a national credo or motto despite not actually being a part of…

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Sailor From The Roosevelt Dies From COVID-19

Just over a week ago, the Navy relieved the captain of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt for dramatically asking for help as his crew started to come down with COVID-19. Captain Crozier himself has tested positive for coronavirus and now the New York Times reports that one of his…

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This Is Not Helpful Right Now: Vos Evers Feud Continues

While the state leaders are supposedly putting together a bipartisan state economic support bill for Wisconsin…it seems that there really is NO bipartisan activity on Madison’s capitol whatsoever. While the needs of Wisconsinites are immediate, the bill they’ve been working on is already a month old. WTF?? But here’s what’s…

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And Trump Was Warned of the Pandemic in January?

Well, yeah, exactly. Even BEFORE he was downplaying its threat to Americans. One of his own advisors was suggesting that COVID-19 could be a major health catastrophe and a just as major economic disaster. Yet the president chose to ignore these warnings just as he ignored warnings from his intelligence…

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April Fool’s : NO ACA For You!

Trump admin will not reopen Obamacare exchanges during coronavirus pandemic. In March, as the seriousness of the pandemic started to sink into the denizens of the White House, it appeared that the Affordable Care Act exchanges would be re-opened. But NOPE…somebody must have found a horse head in his bed…

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America’s Newest One Percenters!

Nope, Zach and I didn’t sell Blogging Blue to some investment banker for billions… Instead, America’s new 1%’ers are at the bottom of the food chain apparently…the 3.3 million Americans who filed for unemployment last week…many of them out of work because of the procrastination and obfuscation of President Donald…

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Where is your House Rep this week?

Fair is fair here. It appears that both House leadership and White House staff are looking to fix and clarify a few issues in the coronavirus bill that the House passed last week…and that the president tweeted his support. And I dinged the Senate for taking the weekend off and…

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Trump to Governors: DIY~

President Donald Trump apparently met with a group of governors who were looking for guidance and I imagine federal help with the COVID-19 pandemic. His advice? “… try getting it yourselves” President Donald Trump told a group of governors on Monday that they’re responsible for getting the vital medical equipment…

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School Closures: Is This The Right Solution?

Last week Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers ordered the shutdown of all K – 12 schools in the state starting this Wednesday, March 18th. Some school districts had already announced voluntary closures starting today. And given other closures around the nation, the governor’s action wasn’t a big surprise. “Closing our schools…

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Where Is Your Senator Spending the Weekend?

I am not exactly sure myself, but they aren’t in Washington helping with the COVID-19 pandemic as you’d expect. I mean, why would they? It’s not the top headline in the news like in every nation on earth. right? Senate Republicans Sit Out the Coronavirus Crisis Remember the U.S. Senate?…

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