HR 610

This is HR 610. This bill, introduced back in January this year, would start to defund public education in the United States. It would do away with the Elementary and Education Act of 1965 (ESSA). It abolishes the No Hungry Kids Act of 2012, which helps set nutritional standards for school meals. It does other…

Dear Bernie Sanders…

 Dear Bernie Sanders: You are finally running for president. Yay! I know you aren’t thinking about winning, but about creating a better discussion in Democratic corners about the problems faced by the middle class. You want to force Hillary into showing where she stands on so many relevant issues. Wages are stagnant, jobs that pay…

On the Sidelines this Voting Day

For the last 17 years, since my good friend L”J” kicked me in the butt and said “you need to register to vote!” I voted in all the elections I was eligible for. In recent years I kicked myself into learning more about the candidates and measures on the ballots I cast. Learning more about…