Monthly Archives: February 2017

The Trumptard Show

As an anti-Trump blogger, I believe I can truly say that I am past the grieving and anger stages of loss after the November elections. I will agree that I am truly stunned at the new “normal.” A precession of … Continue reading

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AARP Promotes Hawaii HealthCare

Back in November, I wrote about Hawaii’s Health Care laws which were some of the strongest health care laws in the country even before Obamacare was passed. These laws are still the best State health laws in the country. Born … Continue reading

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Repeal and Replace Trick

200,000 Hawaii residents are at risk under an Obamacare repeal and replace plan promoted by U.S. House Republicans. U.S. Representative Colleen Hanabusa (D-HI) was the honored guest today at a Town Hall meeting sponsored by AARP at Harris Methodist Church … Continue reading

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Andy Griffith! Where are you now?

Once upon a time, in America, law enforcement meant the local Bobby on the beat and the small town sheriff whose kid played with your kids under the shadows of sunshine and apple trees. Today, with new powers authorizing “expanding … Continue reading

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The Fake President

I’m not the first. MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough blasted Trump’s attack on the media today, saying, “Only a ‘fake president’ would call press the enemy.” I can count to 538 and I accept that Trump won the electoral college. I cringe … Continue reading

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Why Should Americans Trust You?

Trump gave his first press conference as President, today. In reading some of the headlines, I along with many of the reporters covering the conference are still mouth agape at the self-flagellation he is willing to endure. Headlines are off … Continue reading

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Treasury Insecurities

On the same day that Reuters reported Steve Mnuchin has been confirmed as U.S. Treasury Secretary, Bloomberg News was telling us that international investors are dumping U.S. Treasury stocks. Is it a coincidence? On the one hand, Mnuchin is an … Continue reading

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IRC6103 – Release the Tax Returns!

Dear Honorable Representative ______________: I SUPPORT the RELEASE of TRUMP’s TAX RETURNS. I support Congressman Pascrell in his February 1 request to Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, Kevin Brady, to use Title 26, USC Section 6103(f)(1) to … Continue reading

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Fiduciary Duties

The U.S. Department of Labor says Trump’s memo–signed last week–ordered the department to review the fiduciary regulation finalized last year. The DOL has asked for a stay of several lawsuits challenging the regulation. If the regulation conflicts with Trump’s “policy … Continue reading

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We Are All Targets

Recently, Trump was speaking at a gathering of law enforcement personnel in the White House. A Texas sheriff brought up the topic of civil asset forfeiture. Civil asset forfeiture is the seizure of personal or business property when one is … Continue reading

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