Archive for October, 2010

Support Prop 20; reject Prop 27

October 31 | Posted by Heyward Hawkins | Campaigning, Democratic Party, Elections, Independent, Opinion, Republican Party, Tea Party

October 30, 2010  Support Prop. 20; reject Prop. 27 is the subject of an email I received today regarding the drawing of legislative and congressional voting districts in California. This subject should be of importance to us regardless of where we live in the United States.  I give, at the bottom of this blog, the link to the subject letter from Jason... Read more

Voter Fraud in the U.S.?

October 29 | Posted by Heyward Hawkins | Elections, In the News

LAS VEGAS — Republican goons staring down minority voters at polling sites. Teachers buying Democrats with Starbucks gift cards. Election workers doctoring records. The Senate majority leader bribing college students with free pizza. Allegations of dirty politics are being flung from both sides in the final days of Nevada’s U.S. Senate race between incumbent Democrat Harry Reid and Republican Sharron Angle. So... Read more

The Republican wave heads for Washington

October 28 | Posted by Heyward Hawkins | Campaigning, Democratic Party, Elections, Opinion, Republican Party

October 28, 2010 “The Republican wave heads for Washington” (an article in The Week magazine, October 29, 2010, issue, page 6)  In the above article, a variety of views are given on the subject issue, as is typical in The Week. The following is one of those views:  But once they’re elected, what will Republicans actually do? Said David M. Herszenhorn in The New... Read more