Monthly Archives: November 2008

Hillary Clinton & the Constitution

Such an interesting question: Is Senator Clinton disqualified under the U.S. Constitution from serving as Secretary of State under President Obama.  At least I find it interesting.  According to Section Six of Article One in the constitution No Senator or … Continue reading

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Elections, Anniversaries, & Leaves

Long time no blog post.  I will admit it, I was suffering from a lack of inspiration and bit of a rough patch.  Between the election (yes I will admit it, I hated losing) and Julie’s one year anniversary I … Continue reading

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Cleaning up Washington

Below are Obama’s new rules for Lobbyists.  I don’t have a problem with any of them but the 3rd bullet. How ridiculous is it that although I have spent the better part of my career focusing on Homeland Security issues … Continue reading

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Rising Above the Election

This is an email sent from John McCain’s brother Joe to several campaign supporters.  It is long, but I think it has a great message and a call to action. ——————————————————— I have received many agonized emails from supporters of … Continue reading

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Medal of Honor

This was a nice surprise on a rather down day for me.  My brother got a National Medal of Honor for his work during Hurricane Ike.  Kind of nice isn’t it.  We don’t reward our first responders enough so it is … Continue reading

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Still Smiling

It is an amazing historic morning. Do you realize we just had a major shift in power of this country and are waking up this morning with business as usual? There are no riots in the street, there is no … Continue reading

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It has already started…

Its already started…lawsuit in Virginia over military ballots that were returned after the deadline because the State of Virginia mailed them to the soliders late (past their deadline to mail them) becuse they were not ready.  Virginia is a battleground state.  … Continue reading

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Go Vote!!!!!

Holy Cow!  What an amazing day today.  On Election Day I normally volunteer at the polls.  What I saw this morning was unbelievable!  My polling place is normally a 3-minute ordeal.  You walk in, have your name verified and go … Continue reading

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Election Night – What to look for…

If you are wondering what to watch for on Election night here is a good overview.  It points out what State’s to watch, what time polls close, what to watch for a 9 p.m.,  and what the results will mean. http://www.nypost.com/seven/11022008/photos/news004a.jpg

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