Notes on Fletcher’s pro-prevailing wage article

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Three notes on Nathan Fletcher’s pro-prevailing wage article: 1) There is a reason Fletcher stood by Bob Filner in his sexual harassment scandal — Fletcher knows big labor needs Filner in office to pass garbage like this and also knows big labor is his future money bag. 2) Isn’t it great that Fletcher can take hours and hours to write …

Noonan Hits It On the Head Re: Tea Party

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SEPTEMBER 17, 2010 Why It’s Time for the Tea Party The populist movement is more a critique of the GOP than a wing of it. By PEGGY NOONAN This fact marks our political age: The pendulum is swinging faster and in shorter arcs than it ever has in our lifetimes. Few foresaw the earthquake of 2008 in 2006. No board-certified …

Interviews to Return

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For those of you who read the previous Red County blog, I enlisted to do a series of interviews with notable local, state, and national politicians, political types, and other movers and shakers that might take my call. I got an email from MIGHTY THOR last week inviting me to take up the same task over here, which I agreed …