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My story with the VAMC - part two

At the end of March, 2011, I had moved to St. Louis and wanted to update my address with the Veteran’s Administration.  As I opened the door of the Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, I entered the Twilight Zone.  423 more words

My View Of The World

Changing the Way We Do Business Part I

Known for eating their young, the Republican party appears to have graduated to first playing with their food.

In the days since our crushing defeat and its’ bloodletting implications, the finger pointing clearly shows that in order to become the party of the big tent; that tent must be held up by the Tea Party with a healthy plank for the Libertarian wing as the foundation. 608 more words

Mo. Senate Candidates Differ On Education Policy

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) Politicians at every level of government talk about the importance of providing a quality education to children. Yet there are differences in how exactly to do that.  1,386 more words


Democrats Accuse Congressman Akin of Changing Earmarks Position To Gain Campaign Contributions

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Formal complaints have been filed against Republican Congressman Todd Akin with the Federal Election Commission and the U-S House Ethics Panel. 143 more words


Charlie Brennan: Todd Akin Defends Comments

As Charlie Brennan spoke about the latest eyebrow raising comments U.S. Senate Candidate Todd Akin said about President Barack Obama Wednesday, the controversial man himself called in. 23 more words



Pundits and experts all across the country will parse Mitt Romney’s speech from last night.  Conservative commentators will say it was a “home run,” and “the best speech ever,” while liberal/progressive commentators will decry the speech as “missing the mark,” or “off base.”  I will go ahead and leave that to them.  552 more words


New Poll by Ally Shows Akin Ahead

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) – While Planned Parenthood is collecting signatures calling for Senate hopeful Todd Akin to step out of the race, another group commissioned a poll that shows he’s still ahead of his opponent by three points. 176 more words