You Lose, Big Business Wins

 New 21 Percent Tax Rate Has Big Business Smiling from Tarbell Admin on Vimeo. Thomas J. Donohue, President and CEO of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce earned $6.6 million in 2015 while being the top in-house lobbyist for tax reform. [1,2] Question:  Will the ordinary worker ever see any of these returns? References: Tarbell, [...]

2018-02-17T14:15:25+00:00 February 17th, 2018|District of Columbia, Financial, News|0 Comments

Senior Exercises for People Over 60

Exercise for People Over 60 Begin by standing on a comfortable surface, where you have plenty of room at each side. With a 5-ob potato bag in each hand, extend your arms straight out from your sides ad hold them there as long as you can.  Try to reach a full minute, and then relax. [...]

2018-02-05T16:25:35+00:00 February 5th, 2018|General, News|0 Comments

Most Americans Don’t Want the Wall

Can you imagine what 80 billion dollars can do to provide infrastructure for the United States, improve electronic surveillance of our borders, hire additional manpower for security, etc. Of course, Mexico WILL NOT pay for it.  Don't fool yourself. People who leave near the border don't want it. [1]   #TrumpShutdown “If we have to [...]

2018-01-24T14:52:37+00:00 January 24th, 2018|News, Politics|0 Comments

Israel v Hamas – Solutions?

Stop the blame, stop the suspicion. Refugee Camps - Create UN monitor refugee camps just inside Israel border with facilities for women and children until conflict eases. This would include health, food, sanitation. Allow Palestinians to stay if they also work in the healthcare facilities and food services. UN Schools Have Israel Teachers - Allow [...]

2017-12-15T12:27:36+00:00 December 15th, 2017|Israel, News|0 Comments

Are the Republican Evangelicals Now Standing Behind Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX)? Another Scandal?

Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX) - Official Congressional Photo Shame for Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX) Rep. Joe Barton (R-Tex.), who apologized Wednesday for a lewd photo of him that circulated on the Internet, told a woman to whom he had sent sexually explicit photos, videos and messages that he would report her to the [...]

2017-11-23T17:30:34+00:00 November 23rd, 2017|News, Politics|0 Comments

Sen. John McCain Unloads Regarding Trump’s Remarks on Russia

Senator John McCain: There's nothing ‘America First’ about taking the word of a KGB colonel over that of the American intelligence community. There's no ‘principled realism’ in cooperating with Russia to prop up the murderous (Bashar) Assad regime, which remains the greatest obstacle to a political solution that would bring an end to the bloodshed [...]

2017-11-12T13:46:43+00:00 November 12th, 2017|News, Politics|0 Comments

Trump Lands in Japan Despite Protests

Literally within hours of arriving in Japan...#trump #maga #japan Trump in Japan — Rob Lando (@DCRobMan) November 5, 2017 References: Politicus  USA, November 4, 2017, Jason Easley - The Moron Abroad: Trump Insults Japan By Telling “Samurais” To Shoot Down N. Korea Missiles

2017-11-05T14:25:01+00:00 November 5th, 2017|General, News, Politics|0 Comments