Do you have a personal relationship with bacon?
Are the Republican voters of Florida’s 19th congressional district content to allow political operatives from Nevada and New Jersey to tell them which values are vital? We’ll find out when the polls close Tuesday night.
Senator John Ensign needs to stay in the Senate to help push through his legislation enabling the Las Vegas Motor Speedway can build a new parking lot. This is where Ensign’s two great legislative agendas come together. That parking lot sure would keep those 115 acres of land managed, and it would help to encourage more people to get out on the road and burn some gasoline. The Las Vegas Motor Speedway would do its fair share, of course, by running race cars at highly inefficient speeds, spewing greenhouse gases all the more, helping to preserve the 20th century way of life, and staving off any efforts to deal with global warming.
When I say that we can act now, I’m not talking about executive orders by the President, or legislation passed by the U.S. Congress or state legislatures, though those are important. I’m talking about what everyday people can do.
For every election in memory, there have been huge numbers of people registered to vote who didn’t bother to show up – much larger than the number of votes that are alleged to have been “stolen” or fraudulently.