Ruth Gadebusch

07/21/2014 - 1:42am

    Yes, women won the vote in 1920 but never let it be said it was given. It was a hard struggle that did not, could not, stop because, as we were to learn, it was only the first step, continuing today. Despite what has been achieved the current political climate makes it quite clear that this is certainly no time to let up on our efforts. There may even be some...

03/06/2014 - 1:45am

    Where have the good Republicans gone? Why are they letting the crazies speak for the party. They cannot have just fallen off the map. Nor can they agree to all the pot shots being taken by the vocal minority. Or is the problem that the nut faction has become the majority?

  ...

02/20/2014 - 2:49pm

    There will be no shutdown of the government at this point. We may even have a year of relative peace on the subject. This time it was the Senate that played the big game. It will surprise no one that it was Senator Cruz, the bad boy from Texas, who stirred the pot.

   ...

02/13/2014 - 3:49pm

    Now it seems to be the turn of the immigrants to get battered around by the GOP. Perhaps it will take the pressure off women for a time. Oops, many of those caught in this pernicious game are female.

    Is immigration reform really going to happen or will it just dangle...

02/06/2014 - 10:00am

    Presumably to no one's surprise, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 7 today. On the other hand, it is such an outrageous bill that we couldn't help but hope that common sense would prevail. We thought that , at last, there was something that might even be too much for this body. Granted, there hasn...

01/23/2014 - 2:20am

    Just when you think they can't possibly top themselves the Republicans do. I know I keep repeating myself but I just can't help but be amazed at each new day's "news." This time it is the rape audit that caught my attention. I note again that I give them credit for creativity; but a rape...

Syndicate content