We are not OK

We are not OK

Life seems to have been toeing the line of the surreal for the past couple weeks while events, local and national, happen in real time and evolve over a period of days.  This past week there was a candidate forum for those running for Chair of the Oklahoma Democratic Party where four of the five candidates attended.  We Oklahoma Democrats will be electing a new chair next Saturday at our state convention in Oklahoma City.  Regardless of who wins the privilege to become the new face of the ODP, they will be met with a tall order to recruit Democratic legislative and state office candidates who have the wherewithal of character, wisdom and resolve to address the litany of problems which beset our state government.  It seems inadequate to even state for the record...

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Beginning benchmarks for the Trump Administration

Beginning benchmarks for the Trump Administration

Just to confirm reality, the sun did in fact rise in the east the day after President Trump was sworn into office.  Even though the day was cool and overcast, many turned out in support of the Million Woman March in Washington, DC and around not only the nation but across the entire World.  Amid the backdrop of this monumental event, the newly minted White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer extended the sentiments of his boss by delivering a scathing rebuke of the media for allegedly misreporting the size of President Trump’s inauguration crowd.  It seems the media, at least media other than Fox News and other noted conservative leaning outlets, is now the scapegoat for failures of the Trump regime, in effect becoming their new Emmanuel Goldstein.  In the...

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