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Editorial: Incumbents should not get to pick their successors

Incumbent political officeholders have a tremendous advantage, and some in Oregon have apparently found a way to extend that advantage by seeming to handpick their successors. 59 more words

Oregon Legislature

The Gerrymandering Jackpot!

It’s 2017 and guess what? Virginia is STILL trying to finalize its redistricting plans…based on the 2010 census.  What is going on?

The constitution entrusts the process of drawing state legislative and congressional district lines to the state legislatures.  873 more words

Incumbents fail to value new innovations properly because they attempt to apply them to their existing customers and product architectures — or value networks.

Apple Inc: A Pre-Mortem, January 25, 2017 at 12:49PM

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10-19-2016: Don't Need No Stinkin' Term Limits

It doesn’t matter what Political Party you identify with.  There is only One Oligarchy; One Congress;  and One Play-Book.  Both Parties and all of Congress play under the same, centuries old, … 966 more words

Constitution Watch

COMMENTARY: A crucial pause for FAS incumbents?

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SINGAPORE: It would be wonderful to know what was going through Zainudin Nordin’s mind on Tuesday (Sep 27) as he sat at the Asian Football Confederation’s (AFC) extraordinary congress in Goa, India. 1,265 more words

Current Affairs

Praying for our Leaders: 2016 Municipal Elections

Last Friday was our final stop in our 2016 Summer Prayer Journey. But wait! There’s more! On Wednesday, Sept. 21 at 7pm, New Rising Star Missionary Baptist Church will be hosting a city-wide prayer rally in which East Lake and the ministries we’ve been praying for will be the focus. 766 more words

Prayer

All Four Presidents on Mount Rushmore Would Be Democrats Today

George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, and Teddy Roosevelt are honored on a mountain top in South Dakota. They were great men who led our nation through difficult times and conquered the problems both natural and man-caused changes were creating within our nation. 482 more words