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Cutting SNAP and requiring work ain't that simple

WWJD, What Would Jesus Do?  How do you balance a governmental budget?

Apparently I’m really at odds with a number of people who refer to themselves as Christians like I tend to refer to myself in terms of religious leanings, and people who insist that quantitative reasoning is the only rationale that should be applied in making policy. 1,077 more words

General Commentaries Regarding The State Of Education And Government

Sire, The People Are Revolting...

How can you be greedy when you have nothing? Desperation leads to desperate acts and overlaying moral judgment doesn’t help anyone when morality can be abandoned when survival is at stake. 955 more words

Culture

"Can't Stop, Won't Stop": GOP Will Never Stop Coming For Obamacare

Obamacare turned 5 on Monday, a birthday achieved despite sustained and repeated efforts to smother the law in its cradle.

The law has taken some hits, including a 2012 Supreme Court decision that buckled the knees of the bill’s backers but seemed to make the Affordable Care Act the settled law of the land. 816 more words

GOP

Stephen King Not Backing Down On Demand For LePage Apology

BANGOR, Maine (AP) — Horror writer Stephen King is proving to be as tenacious as some of his more sinister characters in seeking an apology from Maine Gov. 126 more words

News

Stephen King Says Maine Governor Should 'Man Up And Apologize'

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Stephen King says Maine Gov. Paul LePage should “man up and apologize” after the governor claimed the author has moved away and doesn’t pay income taxes in Maine. 124 more words

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Gov. LePage's Wrong Answer in Drug Talk

This morning, I was in the midst of my usual routine, which included driving on the road, and of course I was attentively tuned in to WGAN.  763 more words

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Top 5 Most Inspirational Governors

Earlier this month, former Vermont Governor and 2004 presidential candidate Howard Dean (Yale University alumnus) argued on MSNBC that a college degree is a prerequisite for becoming president and that Walker was “unknowledgeable.” 737 more words

American Politics