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A Terrorist In Conservative Clothing

Tuesday night I watched the second Hagan-Tillis debate.  Much like the first it was substantially a disappointment.  It was mostly a replay of the commercials and mailers that have dominated communications in North Carolina the past few weeks.  Late in … Continue reading

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The Endorsement Of Sarah Crawford

Today’s endorsement is going to break some ground and is the most personal I have ever written for this site.  Of the 13 prior endorsed candidates for 2014, I only know one personally and that is limited to a couple … Continue reading

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The Cost Of Denial

When you write about general political issues you find that sometimes your topic is one in which you are very knowledgeable and other times something you may be equally concerned about but not as well versed in.  Today is one … Continue reading

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The Banishment Of Justin Amash

Most of the recent additions to Harry’s Hell have been people who suddenly committed some dastardly act that added to a lengthy track record earning them admission to this political Hades.  Michigan Tea Party/Republican Representative Justin Amash has just been … Continue reading

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Simply Stupid?

This is one of those “where do I begin” stories that just doesn’t stop giving.  I think I’ll start by quoting what the late Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan told a colleague on the Senate floor, “You are entitled to your … Continue reading

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The Endorsement Of Ed Markey 2014

Today is a historic day at tellthetruthonthem.com. For the first time I am endorsing the same person for the same Congressional seat two years in a row.  The choice for Bay State voters on November 4th is clear and I … Continue reading

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A Matter Of Priorities

A new word entered the political lexicon in the last few years: prebuttal.  We all know that a rebuttal is when you try to refute a point someone has made.  The prebuttal is when you issue a statement in advance … Continue reading

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The Endorsement Of Kay Hagan

Last night Kay Hagan won the North Carolina Democratic Senatorial Primary by a wide margin.  Technically the preceding sentence is a prediction because I am writing this article the day before the Primary for publishing the morning after.  I am … Continue reading

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Taxing The Sun

The Republicans have successfully cultivated the image of being the anti-tax Party.  Actions speak louder than words and in Oklahoma they have just come up with a way to tax the sun and the air. 

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Delay, But Why?

Despite having what can honestly be described as a liberal political philosophy, I am conservative, (I prefer to use the work cautious), when it comes to my advance view of political outcomes.  This attitude is actually much more common than … Continue reading

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