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Where Unchecked Property Maintenance And Party Ordinances End Up

By Elisha Dorfsmith

A few days ago someone on facebook attacked the posts here on my blog saying I spend too much time complaining about things that are not really important and will only impact a small number of people. 83 more words

New Media

Flagstaff Considers Endorsing Carbon Tax

By Elisha Dorfsmith

Representatives from the Citizens Climate Lobby recently gave a presentation to the Flagstaff Sustainability Commission about their local resolution supporting a National carbon tax. 74 more words

New Media

Why a Georgia sheriff posted a 'politically incorrect' welcome sign at his office

Well, at least the sheriff has an appropriate name.

From the Columbus Ledger-Enquirer:

In an effort to “stir people’s belief and patriotism,” Harris County Sheriff Mike Jolley posted a new sign Tuesday morning outside of his department that says his county is politically incorrect, and if you have a problem with that, you can leave.

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No Casinos Advocates Seminole Compact Renewal with No Harmful Expanded Gambling Provisions

Casino Watch Focus has reported on the ongoing efforts between Florida and the Seminole Nation to renew its gambling compact that expired earlier this year.  The key focus for such renewal is that doing so provides exclusive rights to tribal gambling and prevent outside gambling interests from taking hold in the state.  291 more words

Gambling Venues

Fact Check: Will City's Majority Rule Change Impact The Democratic Process?

By Elisha Dorfsmith

Flagstaff social media is buzzing with concern and disappointment that council voted 4-3 on Tuesday to change the number of council members it takes to move an item to the second stage from 3 to 4. 511 more words

New Media

State: What Kind of Government Do You Want?

Building A Better Colorado (BBC) is a coalition of former and current elected officials and business leaders looking for solutions to some of the challenges we face in Colorado, including conflicting amendments in the Constitution. 86 more words

Gov't Affairs

2nd Ammendment


Dear Respected Leaders:

Mo Brooks and Jeff Sessions,

Currently our Nation is entangled in a debate of the 2nd Ammendment. Arguments on both sides of the issue involving the 2nd Ammendment can understandably be considered warranted. 209 more words