Posts Tagged: elections

The Politics of Deceit. (Is that redundant?)

March 22, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Politics | Tags: , , , , , , ,

My good friend Lee Wishing of Grove City College’s Center for Vision and Values wrote a great piece on last night’s Obamacare vote, and the deceitfulness of those who advanced it. It appears in today’s WORLD magazine blog.

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A Sad Charade: Stupak always was a Yes vote

March 22, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Politics | Tags: , , ,

Rep. Bart Stupak, the Michigan democrat who yesterday “caved” along with some other “pro-life” democrats and voted for Obamacare apparently was never going to vote no. Look at what he told his constituents last fall:… Read more

Big Money Aimed at PA Legislative Races

March 17, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Politics | Tags: , , ,

Clear evidence that all eyes are not on Washington in the critical 2010 elections; the Huffington Post reports that the national Democratic Party will pump $20 million into state legislative races in targeted states, including Pennsylvania. At issue: who draws … Read more

How Senators Hide the Truth

March 16, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Politics | Tags: , , , , ,

As we fully expected, some Senators who today voted to table SB 707, the Marriage Protection Amendment, are now telling constituents “there was no vote on SB 707” or “I didn’t vote against it.”

Contrary to the purpose of the … Read more

8 Senators Tell PA: “No, You May Not Vote”

March 16, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Politics | Tags: , , , ,

The latest polling in Pennsylvania indicates a vast majority of citizens believe they should have the opportunity to vote on a marriage protection amendment. Today, eight State Senators voted to deny us that opportunity.

Here are the Senators who voted … Read more

Volleyball and the PA Marriage Amendment

March 15, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Politics | Tags: , , ,

Today as I listened to the State Senate pay tribute to the Penn State women’s volleyball team (certainly deserving of tribute, given their amazing record), I was reminded of the consistent refrain from opponents to a Pennsylvania Marriage Protection Amendment … Read more

Abortion, the Tea Party leaders, and the Future

March 15, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Politics | Tags: , , , , , ,

I saw this post from John Piper this morning on the Desiring God blog. As usual, he distills the issue to its basic elements very quickly.

Tea Party Prevarication March 14, 2010 | By: John Piper | Category: Commentary

According … Read more

A Gettysburg Address… for a Casino?

March 12, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: , , , , , , , ,

My son Wesley’s sixth grade class at Covenant Christian Academy is memorizing Lincoln’s Gettysburg address. He was practicing it at home the other night, getting ready for several opportunities he will have to recite it with his class, including at … Read more

Do You Know Who You’re Voting For on November 3?

October 22, 2009 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: , ,

DON’T FORGET TO VOTE ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2009

Download the Judicial Voters’ Guide!

Why should I care?

Voters will be choosing the judges on your own county’s Court of Common Pleas — who decide cases every day that affect … Read more

Why vote? Here are words of wisdom from the 30th POTUS

January 7, 2008 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: ,

“Every voter ought not merely to vote, but to vote under the inspiration of a high purpose to serve the nation. It has been calculated that in most elections only about half of them entitled to vote actually exercise their … Read more