Fox News Hosts Utterly Appalled at the Idea that Every American Might Vote (Video)

It’s not exactly a shock to see various Fox News personalities “outraged” or “shocked” over something President Obama has said or done. After all, this is the network which tried to attack the president for buying his daughters sweaters – seriously. So when I heard that President Obama mentioned that a way we might increase voter […]

President Obama Suggests Mandatory Voting, Conservatives Lose Their Minds

In case you haven’t heard, President Obama made comments on Wednesday concerning the idea of making voting mandatory in the United States as a way to boost voter turnout. “Other countries have mandatory voting,” Obama said. “It would be transformative if everybody voted – that would counteract money more than anything.” “The people who tend not […]

The Reason Why Our Government is so Terrible, Proven in One Simple Stat

When people complain about our government, I often just kind of shake my head. Not because their gripes aren’t valid, but because ultimately our government is elected by us. As terrible as our government might be much of the time, and as disgruntled as many Americans are with both Democrats and Republicans, the bottom line […]

The Humiliating Statistic From This Year’s Elections That Republicans Don’t Want to Talk About

It’s only been a week since this year’s midterm elections, but it seems like it’s been much longer. Since the elections, there’s been an endless parade of Republicans on just about every news outlet boasting about the massive victories experienced by their party this year. And they’re right. For Republicans it was a great election […]

Many Polls Showing Doom and Gloom for Democrats This Election Might Not Be Accurate

The common belief held by many heading into election day this year is that it’s going to be a bad day for Democrats. And they might very well be right. Typically, polls do paint a fairly accurate picture of what Americans should expect to see heading into election day. Well, credible polls anyway. Let’s not […]

Dear Liberals: Here’s a Dose of Harsh Reality You All Need to Hear

This is going to be short, simple, honest and not something most liberals are going to want to hear. And that’s fine by me, because I’m completely frustrated with all this nonsense. There’s a simple and undeniable fact when it comes to voting, our elections and who controls our government: When liberals show up to […]

Dear Republicans: Enjoy Winning a Few Battles, Because You’re Losing the War – Badly

Heading into this year’s elections, Republicans are as giddy as children on Christmas eve.  While it’s not 100 percent certain, it’s very possible that Republicans will take majority control back in the Senate and most definitely keep control of the House of Representatives. Add in this current VA scandal with which they can use to stir […]

Politics 102: Complacency, Representative Democracy & You

Here we go, another round of stuff you should probably already know but most people act like they don’t. Again, this applies to everybody, some more than others, because we’re all citizens and we all have a stake. #1 – Just Because There’s Not A Presidential Election, That’s No Excuse Not To Vote. Complacency brought […]

This Voter Turnout Graph Shows Another Reason Why the Rich Continue to Control the Country

While both sides constantly complain about money in politics, how terrible our elected officials are and the inefficiencies of our government, the bottom line is we elect these people into office.  Without our votes, most of these politicians would have never been elected. Well, one of the biggest problems we have in this country is […]