The bills you have voted against would not have taken away anyone’s guns. The courts have stated clearly that upstanding citizens have a right to bear arms to hunt and to protect themselves. You have been warning for years that President Obama was coming to get our guns. It hasn’t happened. But your fear mongering persists. http://www.statesman.com/news/news/local/commentary-open-letter-to-sen-ted-cruz-on-orlando-/nrmTM/
Napoleon Bonaparte gets credit for saying: ‘In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.’ Things haven’t changed much since the Little Colonel was marching through Europe 200 years ago. Politicians are still doing and saying stupid things. Continue to full article…
GOP candidate ‘Trumps’ all con men
If there were any doubts that Donald Trump is the modern day flim-flam king, they were erased last week with the release of court documents about a real estate seminar business called Trump University. Click here to read full article
Local Dem Bill McCann once again does an excellent job of representing us in The Bastrop Advertiser by sharing examples of current and historical Republican hypocrisy! Here is his most recent article.
In Political Arena Hypocrisy Abounds
Former Senator and one-time presidential candidate, Adlai Stevenson, once described a hypocritical politician as one who would “cut down a redwood tree and then mount the stump
and make a speech for conservation.”
Click link for full article: Bill McCann on Political Hypocrites
As many of us celebrate the end of the school year and the relief of a three-day weekend, let’s also stop and remember the men and women who have died serving our great country. That, after all, is what Memorial Day is all about. Have a good and safe holiday.
Congratulations and Thanks are in order for local Democrat Bill McCann for his recent article on “bathroom bills” and the fake transgender crisis. Good job, Bill!
In case you missed the article in Thursday’s Bastrop Advertiser edition, it is re-published below.
CONSERVATIVES PLAY TRANSGENDER CON GAME
The conservative con is on again.
This time it’s about bathrooms. Actually, it’s not really about bathrooms. It’s about conservative extremists creating a fake crisis over transgender people using public bathrooms in order to pass laws to discriminate against citizens who are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender… Continue to full article