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Losing Sucks

So in my next act of honest blogging, let me say in writing how much it sucks to lose an election. I can only speak for myself of course but I ran in a primary against an incumbent for the Ohio House of Representatives because I believed that a change was needed. That need hasn’t…

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What To Write When You Don’t Know What To Write

I’m not accustomed to thinking I have writer’s block, but then I also wasn’t accustomed to thinking that when I wake up at 5:40am multiple mornings in a row and strip off sweat-soaked fleece pajamas it’s because I might be entering The Change. It feels more like being corked up than blocked, because the pressure…

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House GOP Steering Committee Embarrasses: Not a Single Chair to a Woman in 114th Congress Recommendations

Read the recommendations for yourself: Agriculture – Rep. Mike Conaway (R-TX) Appropriations – Rep. Hal Rogers (R-KY) Armed Services – Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX) Budget – Rep. Tom Price (R-GA) Education & the Workforce – Rep. John Kline (R-MN) Energy & Commerce – Rep. Fred Upton (R-MI) Financial Services – Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) Foreign…