Author Archive | hannah
This video comes to us out of the Chicago Public Schools. Presumably consultants are hired elsewhere to mold such behavior. After all, it’s not very different from what George W. Bush observed on the morning of September 11, 2001 way down in Florida. The culture of obedience is one that favors form over function — […]
827 videos is what Health and Human Services claims to have created to promote health insurance for all. Why do I say “claim”? Well, obviously, because I don’t have the time to check whether that number is correct. Where are these gems to be found? On the Youtube channel, of course. Go to your Youtube […]
UNH faces tough questions over $20M ‘investment’ in sports complex Staff Report Artist’s rendering of sports complex/stadium CONCORD — Gov. Maggie Hassan and top Republican lawmakers are questioning the University of New Hampshire’s plan to use $20 million in cash reserves to fund a new $25 million athletic complex at the current Cowell football stadium. […]
So as not to violate the trademark, Stephen Colbert had a series of programs this week about the Superb Owls. The Capitol team did not, of course, come up. Perhaps they should change their name to improve their luck.
What is it about using threats to gin up support in the electorate? Is this tactic catching? Is that why some prediction of doom by Democrats lands in my mail box on a daily basis? At first I blamed campaign consultants and propagandists who, after all, derive more income working for losing campaigns than winning […]
President with Rep. Annie Kuster et alia
The Virginia Senate is now evenly split between Republicans and Democrats because, in a special election, eleven more people voted for the Democrat. As Rachel Maddow says, remember that the next time you wonder whether it is worth going to the polls.
If I remember correctly, Dave and Carol Shea-Porter first met at my house at a Howard Dean meet-up. If it hadn’t been for Dave’s talent and tremendous support, New Hampshire would never have sent Shea-Porter to Washington, not once, but three times — 2006, 2008 and 2012. Can we do it again without Dave? We’d […]
What kind of legislator makes such a proposal? 1. S.AMDT.2603 to S.1845 Purpose will be available when the amendment is proposed for consideration. See Congressional Record for text. : Sponsor: Sen Ayotte, Kelly [NH] (introduced 1/7/2014) Cosponsors (14) Latest Major Action: 1/7/2014 Senate amendment submitted What kind of person gums up the works with non-germane […]