Americans Need To Sue The Senate And Have The Filibuster Declared Unconstitutional!

Yes, I realize that on the face of it the basic filibuster isn’t unconstitutional…but I am using it in its generic sense just as the media and politicians do. It should be changed a bit…if the pompous buffoons like Sen. Lindsay Graham or Sen. Ted Cruz want to bloviate on…

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Trump, McConnell, Cruz, and Graham Are Dancing Before There’s Even A Grave

Just sayin’: And I bet you were wondering if I had forgotten Senator McConnell…nope: Senator Mitch McConnell, Republican of Kentucky and the majority leader, vowed Friday night to hold a vote on a Trump nominee… …Mr. McConnell has said that in case of an opening this year, he would try…

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Have Some Down Time? Something to read: Senate Reports on Russian Interference.

In case you have a few extra moments and want to understand the Russian interference in the 2016 Elections without the bias of the media or the White House…here…knock yourself out. Personally, I am saving these for later! I don’t want to ruin the World Series mood that I am…

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Trump Again Demonstrates He Is Unfit To Be President

In the wake of the release of the redacted Mueller report, the Democrats in the House have been debating whether they should impeach the president or not. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and the centrist old guard seem to oppose the action and are looking to roust the president in the…

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How To Improve Bipartisanship In Washington For Free!

Currently the Democrats actually physically sit on one side of the aisle and the Republicans on the other in the House and Senate. May I suggest a simple measure to help start breaking down the divide…the us against them syndrome. Seat the two houses like they do political conventions…make the…

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Five Weeks of Summer Vacation?

A week or so ago I read an article about the upcoming schedule in Washington. Essentially it comes down to Congress having 39 working days between now and August and then they go on a five week hiatus. Hey, any of you get 5 solid weeks off with pay? Any…

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Now About Those Pesky Emails Anyway!

No, I am not talking about the personal email servers used by the last three former Secretaries of State…I am talking about those email issues on Capitol Hill! Yahoo Mail has been blocked until further notice by Congress due to a surge in ransomware attacks levied against the House. As…

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Ebola: Ask the GOP Where the Hell the Surgeon General Is

Today President Obama fed into the national hysteria surrounding the Ebola virus by appointing a bureaucrat to the inventive pseudo-post of Ebola-czar. But shouldn’t we have an experienced medico at the helm. Maybe get someone involved…like maybe the SURGEON GENERAL? So where the hell is the Surgeon General? Well apparently…

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When is That Boy From Elroy Not From Elroy?

During the campaign, our boy from Elroy, Mr. Tommy Thompson, has made hay (pun intended) that he is still a small town farmer…that is supposed to be in contrast to the left’s accusation that he is now a big moneyed lobbyist and Washington insider. Well the pushups, the tractors, the…

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Why Aren’t Tenthers and Strict Constructionists Screaming For Filibuster Reform?

Perhaps because it’s in their interest not to? But the truth is, the filibuster and the supermajority are, quite likely, unconstitutional. In the end, the Constitution prescribed six instances in which Congress would require more than a majority vote: impeaching the president, expelling members, overriding a presidential veto of a…

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