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Round One To The Good Guys

Last week the workforce at the Volkswagen Plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee voted to unionize. That is potentially a big deal. You might question the use of the modifying word “potentially”. I’ll explain, and then some, below.

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Some alarming new polling in swing states came out this past weekend. Unlike most Americans I actually have a clue as how to interpret the results of political polls. That coupled with the calendar make it less alarming but still puzzling and concerning.

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The Endorsement Of Tim Ryan

This is one of the more unusual endorsements that tellthetruthonthem.com has made over the years. The endorsee is far from a pure progressive. In fact, he has morphed and continues to morph toward a progressive viewpoint as time goes on. It would be fair to currently describe him as a left-leaning moderate. Inside Democratic party politics I have not always agreed with every position and action he has taken. All that said Tim Ryan is far and away the best candidate for the open U. S. Senate seat from Ohio and tellthetruthonthem.com wholeheartedly endorses him! Continue reading The Endorsement Of Tim Ryan

My President Is A Victim (Or At Least He Plays One On TV)

I have spent much time since the 2016 election trying to figure out why so many people from Appalachia and the Rust Belt voted for Donald Trump. Having been born, raised and educated in the Rust Belt I should be able to figure that one out and to a great degree have. I’ve done a ton of reading trying to unlock the Appalachia mystery. I think I may have stumbled on a common link: the victim card. Let’s explore. Continue reading My President Is A Victim (Or At Least He Plays One On TV)