AS YOU GO TO VOTE… BE SMART. BE SAFE.
Here are some tips to help you be an informed voter and keep you safe and your friends safe. Remember — there could be a republican trying to stop you from voting!
BLASEY FORD VS. KAVANAUGH & OLD WHITE MEN
A 5-4 conservative court is a progressive nightmare — but Roe v. Wade is hardly the only thing at stake should Judge Kavanaugh be confirmed.
THE IMPOTENT "WANNABE"
The "stealth" op-ed published in The New York Times was just the latest commentary from Trump insiders that all say the same thing that most of us have said from the beginning. He is unfit for any office.
THE PASSING OF DECENCY?
It was easy to disagree with John McCain on political policy, but his passing has brought a nation starving for decency, together in a way that we have not seen in a very long time. Is it sustainable?
REPUBLICANS TORPEDO GUN REFORM. OFFER THOUGHTS & PRAYERS
Democrats in the minority in the New York State Senate do everything they can to enact sensible gun reforms in one of the more Progressive states in the nation. As a result of the State Senate Republican majority, New York remains stuck in neutral on gun reform. Think about what Republican control is doing in your state! This piece shows how vital it is for voters to see the importance of "down ballot" races. >>MORE
ETHICS REFORM SHOULD BE THE FIRST PRIORITY
Should Democrats manage to obtain control of one or both houses of Congress on election day, the debate from November through January will be where to begin. I think getting to the "win" means embracing a fundamental requirement that is desperately needed, and Democrats can run on successfully. >>MORE
Welcome to My Blue Ass
My Blue Ass is going to be a little different then a typical blog or website about Democrats, Progressives and Liberals. My Blue Ass is created by a proud Democrat and one who understands that discipline is going to be needed if we are going to not only stop Republicans in 2018, but stop them throughout the foreseeable future — because this Democrat has always believed that the problem is, and pretty much has always been Republicans, Conservatives and Alt-Righters.
For now — read my take on the news in Donkey Droppings and interesting ideas about where we can go once elected into office!