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  • Flageagle2
    The day after...
    The day after any election is always a relief for those electorates, or voters, because they no longer will be watching or listening to any tiring campaign ads. The computer calls will stop. But the relief could be short lived if the winning...
  • Absentee ballot
    Election board releases additional reminder about absentee ballots
    October is almost behind us and that means Election Day is almost upon us. It also means that the county election board continues to send out reminders in rapid fire mode.Today’s reminder is once again about absentee voting.Leah Jones...
  • Polls show voters want to throw out the incumbents in November
    Polls show voters want to throw out the incumbents in November
    It seems to happen every election year. The electorate has had it and wants the incumbents thrown out of office. The time around, a record 68 percent of respondents in a new poll released Saturday demand someone to vote for other than their...
  • Obamacare is disliked by a vast majority of Americans
    Obamacare is disliked by a vast majority of Americans
    Fox News just released a poll that found 64 percent of Americans think Obamacare was a bad idea and would have passed if the country as a whole had actually known what it contained.Had the electorate been informed of what the 2300 page law was...
  • Why vote for deficit-spending by governments
    Why vote for deficit-spending by governments
    Peculiar though as it may seem, by voting for popular governments coming to power, it is the electorate which almost unknowingly ratifies the use of deficit-spending by governments. Without extensive deficit-spending programs, governments cannot...
  • Polling place
    Romans 13: Vote--and pray on
    The lines were long at the Indianapolis City County Building during the early voting which marked the recent 2012 national elections. However, the aftershocks in terms of the number of increased family squabbles, church fights, and public &lsquo...
  • Concession
    Exploring an alternate universe
    Given the title of this article, one might hope it concerned space exploration. One would be wrong. One would be very, very wrong. It is concerned instead with the 2012 election and a certain political party's view of it.The Republican Party...
  • Obama encourages voters to seek "revenge"
    Obama encourages voters to seek "revenge"
    The presidential campaign that has seemed like it would never end will in just 48 short hours (or is that 48 long hours?).Near the finish line now, challenger Mitt Romney and incumbent President Barack Obama are on their last hurrah mission for...
  • Barack Obama
    Obama faces clearheaded electorate in 2012
    What is the problem with Barack Obama? It would appear that Mr. Obama is not a bad person, per se, but rather the product of a progressive rearing. His mother was a bit of a Hippie, his father a foreign exchange student and spent 4 years with his...