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Progressive Sweeping XXIII

It’s been a few weeks since my last stab at cleaning up my notes and inbox so I’ll dispense with a long intro paragraph. However, the irony that this is set to be published on Groundhog Day does not escape me.

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In Humanity’s Self-interest

Perhaps it’s because I’m getting older. Maybe I’m an old man atoning for a younger man’s indiscretions. I’d like to think its because wisdom is finally kicking in. In any event, I think much more in moral terms than I did decades ago. In America “selling” something with a moral argument is often a fool’s errand. Today I’ll try to “sell” something morally correct with a self-interest argument.

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Vote For Me

As planned, Thursday morning I voted early. About a week prior to that I printed out a sample ballot and did my research. I didn’t expect to feel comfortable voting for many, if any, Republicans but I still wanted to give everyone on the ballot a look. I was surprised at just how bad many of the GOP candidates were. It’s not a local problem.

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The Endorsement Of Katie Hobbs

One of the things I did for the 2022 mid-term is pay decent attention to governors’ races for the first time in this column’s history. I’m basically an East Coast/Midwestern guy but today I want to take you far west of the Mississippi River to Arizona. Arizona is a purple state where the battle for American democracy is very much being waged. Part of preserving the America I know and love entails taking the governorship of Arizona this fall. Continue reading The Endorsement Of Katie Hobbs

Loyalty Via The Truth

Tuesday South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham displayed his true loyalty, told the truth and further messed up the Republicans’ mid-term chances.

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