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Tippecanoe And Tyler Too - anonymous

A song during William Henry Harrison’s presidential campaign
against incumbent Martin Van Buren:

What has caused this great commotion, motion,
…….Our country through?
…….It is the ball a-rolling on, 25 more words


Top 10 acquisition trends of FY17

As the final push for fiscal 2017 contract obligations comes to an end, it’s helpful to take a step back and assess the contracting environmental trends that have emerged over the past year. 23 more words



IEBC results streaming into various media stations show that these governors are headed for a humiliation defeat in the just concluded election.


According to IEBC results for the Kiambu governorship race, by Wednesday afternoon Mr Waititu had garnered a total of 738,735 votes (78.16 per cent) against Mr Kabogo’s 198,655 votes (21.02 per cent). 205 more words


Welsh Labour to block democratic selection rights across all seats

The SKWAWKBOX has already covered the recent decision by Labour’s Welsh Executive Council (WEC) to prevent its members having the same democratic rights over the selection of candidates in six key marginal seats that the party intends to take in the next General Election. 349 more words

Of Wishes, Goals & Political Party Manifestos

“If wishes were horses, beggars would ride.“

An English language proverb and nursery rhyme, first recorded about 1628 in a collection of Scottish proverbs., which suggests if wishing could make things happen, then even the most destitute people would have everything they wanted. 162 more words


Three false beliefs

I believe these beliefs are false:

  • Tom Reed will be easily defeated in 2018
  • NY-23 is the result of gerrymandering.
  • Tom Reed faithfully represents those who voted for him.
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Reed's Views

Much A Doo... Nah!

Good News, Dear Reader – I start a new job on 2nd May. I’ll be PAing to a top Council bod for a year, whilst his current PA will be off, knocking out and raising a baby… 138 more words