Tag Archives: Chuck Schumer

End the filibuster! Okay but how?

Today, once again, I’m being irritated by people I respect, by other people whose ideas for policy I wholeheartedly support. But they drive me nuts when, understandably impassioned, they yell at the Democrats for not ending the filibuster in order … Continue reading

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A softly expressed request to political activists: please stop yelling at me.

Most likely I’m addressing only progressive activists, since I don’t listen to anyone whose cause is not based in sanity, i.e., facts. So, progressives who do TV opinion stuff, let me first reassure you: I’m not threatening to abandon your … Continue reading

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Have you heard about NoLabels.org?

Neither had I. But since they’re running a frequent TV ad praising the “bi-partisan” infrastructure deal — rah rah rah! — but then, with fuzzy, ominous optics — claiming Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer are blocking voting on the bill! … Continue reading

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