Posts tagged "Democrats"

Senators In Haiku: Mark Kirk Should Have Left The Senate, But Couldn't

Senators In Haiku: Mark Kirk Should Have Left The Senate, But Couldn't
Mark Kirk had a stroke But remained our Senator There wasn’t much choice   Mark Kirk is recovering from a stroke and has been unable to represent Illinois in the United States Senate.  As a result, we’ve been without half of our representation there for almost a year.  Illinois law, and current circumstances, effectively made... Read more »

Elections In Haiku: Why The Popular Vote Matters

Elections In Haiku: Why The Popular Vote Matters
Not in a swing state? Think your vote doesn’t matter? Better think again. … There are lots of reasons for and against the Electoral College system (aka Pretend Voting) by which we current elect our President and Vice-President. Frankly, it’s shocking, after the 2000 election, that the Electoral College isn’t on the verge of extinction. There’s at... Read more »