Back to Reality

Written by: Kurt Helke Hi! I’m Kurt.  I write this to try to take down some of the barriers and labels that society has set.  I don’t associate myself firmly to one political party, but I tend to have a conservative lean based upon my beliefs.  I tend to vote

Why This Election Hurt So Badly – Part 1

Written by: Matt O’Brien As I sit here at 1:22 AM because, sleep….What’s that?  I’m drinking what is, no doubt, the first of many Guinness’ in order to get through to those individuals who voted for that Orange Bastard, Donald Trump.  Thankfully, only one person I “know” has done so,

My First Election

Written by: Kari Fulk It is my civic duty to vote. If you don’t vote, you are part of the problem. By not voting, you are not allowed to complain. By voting Third Party you are throwing away your vote. I have been able to vote for ten years, however

Decisions are made by those who show up

Not only is that above statement true, but as an informed constituent, I think that it’s important to understand WHO showed up. The Pew Research Center (a non-partisan, self-described “fact-tank,” based in Washington DC, providing information about social issues, opinions and demographic trends in the United States and around the

The Next day

The votes have been cast, and the winner has been declared.  Did the results pan out how I wanted them to?  No, no they did not.  Do I accept the legitimacy of this election and the legitimacy of the claim to office?  100% This is how our Democracy works.  In