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We Will be Remembered for What We Do and for What We Allow

Friends of Padre Steve’s World,

Over the past couple of weeks I have been pondering the future and as I have stated numerous times I am hoping Donald Trump will succeed as president and also that he will not follow through on some of the very radical ideas that he proposed during his campaign. 771 more words

Political Commentary

A Timeline Story

We begin: The Constitution of the United States of America was ratified by all 13 of the original states by 1790.

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#14. Voter ID Laws

Why are we hearing about controversy over voter ID laws in 2016?  What’s wrong with showing a driver’s license, or other types of picture ID’s when one goes to vote? 1,621 more words

15th Amendment


Those two words began the turmoil of American politics for the next 8 years and accelerated America’s descent into political chaos the likes of which the country hasn’t seen for over 100 years.   1,514 more words

Your 2nd Amendment is not more equal than our 15th and 19th Amendment

I am spitting angry this morning about this new and outrageous statement from Donald Trump:

“We’re going to watch Pennsylvania. Go down to certain areas and watch and study and make sure other people don’t come in and vote five times,” he said at a rally in Altoona, Pennsylvania.

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Election Laws Struck Down in Texas, North Carolina and Wisconsin

Over the course of two weeks, voting restrictions passed in the wake of the 2013 Shelby County v. Holder decision have been struck down in three different states — Texas, North Carolina and Wisconsin. 1,182 more words

Decision Analysis

Do your duty...(I said duty, hehehe)

Today is my state’s Primary election day and that means it’s time to vote. Now, generally I don’t get all soapbox-y with the politics but I am for just a tick. 333 more words