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ROLLIN’ ON THE THREE RIVERS

The need to build along rivers is not unique to Fort Wayne.  Throughout history, civilizations have located close to rivers to provide routes for transportation of many critical supplies and goods.  But, growing cities brought construction of more and more … Continue reading

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COUNTY COUNCIL – COUNTY COMMISSIONERS – WADING THROUGH THE DIFFERNCES!

Year after year voters go to the polls and often fail to understand their own local government, so I decided to write a little on it and continue to learn for my own benefit.  Last year city offices were filled, … Continue reading

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INDIANA REPUBLICANS ATTEMPT TO USURP MORE LOCAL AUTHORITY

The Indiana General Assembly – make that the Republican assembly – just can’t get enough of snatching power away from county and local authorities.  Their latest effort is to abuse the power to amend our Indiana Constitution to protect the … Continue reading

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DANIELS “SPREADING THE WEALTH” WITH VOUCHER PROGRAM

Way back during the campaign of 2008, “Joe, the whoever” attempted to corner candidate Obama by accusing Obama of wanting to spread the wealth around by using taxes.  The incident led to national recognition for Joe,  interviews, and hero status. … Continue reading

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EARTHLINGS

The cruelty we display toward animals is inexcusable. This documentary is narrated by Joaquin Phoenix. I hope someone out there will take the time to watch this.

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PLUTOCRACY PFOR THE PFEW – CITIGROUP’S VIEW OF OUTDATED DEMOCRACY

No more traditional democracy for Citigroup.   The omnipresent international financial conglomerate with operations in consumer, corporate, and investment banking and insurance has decided that it is pretty pleased with progress toward a neatly done plutocratic society.  Democracy can be … Continue reading

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EARLY RETIREMENT!!

After a ton of thought, I decided I would take early retirement.  I am really looking forward to catching up on writing, gardening, reading, campaigning, volunteer activities, crafting, working on my home, and just relaxing. So, while many denigrate FDR … Continue reading

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OBAMA’S VIETNAM

Afghanistan has become Obama’s Vietnam.  As the struggle descends into madness, and Kharzai flirts with the Taliban, the country is no closer to stability than it was years ago when we first blasted our way into the countryside in search … Continue reading

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KING SOUDER DEIGNS HIS OPPONENTS “UNWORTHY”

Souder is running scared.  He is, for the first time, in his overextended tenure in Washington D.C. facing a challenger who may just send him home to Grabill to tend to his knitting – and to pick up on his … Continue reading

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HAYHURST FOCUSES WHILE SOUDER SPUTTERS

Mark Souder has decided the best way to deal with the issues of the Third District is, well, to just ignore them for what he mistakenly believes are better pickins.  Souder, with his little pea-pickin’ right-wing conservative heart, is dodging … Continue reading

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