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e-mail to Udall re: his “Year in Review”

Mark – Thanks for sending your e-mailed “Year in Review”.  I’m pleased that you think you and your Colleagues did such a fantastic job in the 111th Congress.  From your point of view it seems you guys are pretty wonderful. You say, “The 111th Congress was one of the most productive in decades…” and go …

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To Senator Udall (D-CO) 1/10/11

January 10, 2011 Senator Marc Udall Via FAX: 202-224-6471 Dear Senator Udall: I noticed that one of the first things you and many of your colleagues addressed during your fist session of the new 112th Congress is the Senate Rules. Similar to the way the “Winds of War” often change direction and velocity, it seems …

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To Senator Bennet – 1/10/11

January 10, 2011 Senator Michael Bennet Via FAX:  202-228-5036 Dear Senator Bennet: Thank you for sending me your federal spending form letter of December 17, 2010. As you stated in that letter, “Washington is broken.  We should get our act together to complete this [the Continuing Resolution – CR] that will fund important priorities for …

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To Representative Tipton (R-CO)

January 10, 2011 Representative Scott Tipton Via FAX:  202-226-9669 Dear Representative Tipton: As you know, our federal government was specifically designed to contain checks and balances to eliminate the possibility of one branch of government assuming dictatorial power over the other two branches.  In large part that method of security against a dictatorial government emerging …

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E-Mail to Scott Tipton re: “STOP”

E-mailed to Scott Tipton, US House of Representatives, January 8, 2011 I noticed that the STOP the OverPrinting Act (HR4640 – 111th Congress) is coming to the floor of the House next week.  On the surface this appears to be a reasonable way to save some federal money by ‘STOP’ing the printing of bills before …

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Congratulations Rep Scott Tipton

Editor’s note: This letter is a slightly modified version of the letters sent to Senator’s Udall and Bennet earlier.  Representative Tipton just got his Washington DC website and office going.                 TWH January 5, 2011 Representative Scott Tipton Via FAX:  202-226-9669 Dear Representative Tipton: Congratulations – you are …

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1/3/11 Letter to Senator Bennet

Dear Senator Bennet: Congratulations – you are beginning the 112th Congress of our United States of America.  What an honor and what a responsibility.  We citizens of Colorado have entrusted you to represent us and guide this country under the provisions laid forth in our Constitution. You have taken an oath to “…support and defend …

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1/3/11 Letter to Senator Udall

Dear Senator Udall: Congratulations – you are beginning the 112th Congress of our United States of America.  What an honor and what a responsibility.  We citizens of Colorado have entrusted you to represent us and guide this country under the provisions laid forth in our Constitution. You have taken an oath to “…support and defend …

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You Asked For It – well……

Several of you have asked why I haven’t put my almost weekly “Congressional Letters” up on a blog.  Well – here we go! You’ve watched the “Flying W Ranch” letterhead fly off to Washington for two years or so.  Now there’s a “Flying W Blog” to further aggravate Internet electrons. I’ve spent many hours trying …

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I have a DREAM…

To my Congressmen: I have a dream.[1] I dream about a nation where “We The People…”[2] recognize the sovereignty of the nation formed by the Constitution of the United States. I dream about a nation where included in “…The People…” are those citizens[3] fortunate enough to have been given the honor and trust by the …

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