US politics

Scoot
April 25, 2019 - 12:57 pm
Former VP Joe Biden has finally made it official – he is running for president! In a video released this morning, Biden seemed to define his campaign strategy around the premise that the 2020 presidential election is a battle for the soul of America and that he is the Democrat who can beat...
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Newell Normand
March 25, 2019 - 9:45 am
The Mueller investigation definitively revealed that the Russians attempted to influence the 2016 federal election cycle and, therefore, this country was attacked. However, what it did not find was that there was collusion by President Donald Trump or his campaign in spite of repeated attempts...
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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
March 19, 2019 - 10:25 am
Maybe I’m hard-headed. Perhaps I look at it in a non-partisan way. It could be that it’s like riding a bicycle; and once I get it, I have it for life. But there is no way my mind will accept the fact that, in today’s times, the Electoral College serves any purpose other than to invalidate votes as...
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Newell Normand
February 26, 2019 - 12:15 pm
Democrats have accused Republicans of anointing Alexandria Ocasio Cortez as the head of the Democratic Party. No longer will Republicans have to burden the guilt of doing so. Democrats have someone else to accuse. Alexandria Ocasio Cortez. That’s right, AOC. AOC has self-appointed Alexandria Ocasio...
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Scoot
February 13, 2019 - 11:40 am
President Trump is not currently building the wall, in spite of his insistence that he is. The compromise deal that is currently being hammered out in Congress will not provide funding for over 200 miles of wall, but it will provide for 55 miles of a fence. The President’s claim that wall...
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Scoot
February 06, 2019 - 10:54 am
Which one of the President’s three SOTU addresses did you like best? Was it the speech that called for unity and a vow to work together - not as two parties but as one nation with "an agenda for the American people?" Or was it the speech that told stories about true American heroes as they stood to...
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Scoot
January 10, 2019 - 5:51 pm
As a radio talk show host, I have often talked about the incredible passion associated with many topical debates about political and social issues. Since the degree of passion over these issues does not match the actual significance of the issue that has become a controversy, I had to wonder why...
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Scoot
January 08, 2019 - 9:34 am
President Trump has continued to strike fear in Americans by insisting that terrorists are pouring across our southern border with Mexico. The belief that terrorists are crossing our border with Mexico continues to be believed and spread as factual by Trump loyalists through social media. The...
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Newell Normand
December 05, 2018 - 10:35 am
Appropriate reverence for our former President? Absolutely! Why? Because 41 mattered. For the obvious reasons, President George H. W. Bush was the leader of the United States and the free world. More importantly, 41 lived a storied life and accomplished so much. There were so many opportunities to...
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Scoot
November 21, 2018 - 4:07 pm
Thanksgiving is a time when people come together and give thanks. The tradition dates back to 1621 when the new settlers from England and the Native Americans came together to give thanks for the first harvest in the New World. Historical records are sketchy; but from what was documented we do have...
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