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The rich are different from you and me, and ungrateful too

Senator Mitch McConnell had a valid point when he recently berated some the nation’s largest corporations for their opposition to the Republican-backed changes in Georgia’s voting laws. McConnell accused the companies of “dabbling in behavior like a woke parallel government,” … Continue reading

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LaMalfa’s hope to have it both ways is wishful thinking

It’s the nature of politics to rally ‘round the flag when it comes to a party’s position on the major issues of the day. This is particularly true of Republicans who aspire to reelection or higher office and fear the … Continue reading

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Exercising your right to be wrong in Nevada County

What exactly does “Nevada County Strong” mean, especially when county officials stand accused of strong-arming private citizens for exercising their constitutional right to organize and object to government mandates? Attorneys for the Nevada County Restaurant Coalition and other aggrieved parties … Continue reading

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QUICK HITS: Expect chaos in California come April 15

–Given the track record of the Newsom administration, expect chaos when California opens vaccinations to everybody over 16 on April 15. –Polls say people want tougher gun restrictions, but they don’t want them enough to punish Republicans who stand in … Continue reading

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Don’t expect the South to be responsible when reopening

Red states in particular seem to be hell bent on throwing off the shackles of the pandemic and reopening their economies because, you know, money is everything. When announcing these decisions, the governors always include some sanctimonious statement about expecting … Continue reading

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Betting post mortem: Blame it on the pandemic

As they say in those ads for mutual funds and ETFs, “Past performance is no guarantee of future results.” That is certainly the case when it comes to sports betting, as I was reminded again over the last two days. … Continue reading

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