Tag: Lame Duck

It’s As Good as Over?

As my last attempt of the year to be heard past the first staff member to trash this letter, I figure I might as well try to tell my Cngresspeople once again that things must be done to save the nation.  Sounds hollow, I know – the “saving the nation” stuff – but … My …

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Quack, or squeak, or…?

Three more weeks of supposed control of both the House and the Senate – the infamous “Lame Duck” Congress – so what do my two Republican Congressmen do – evidently nothing!  My comments sent Congressman Scott Tipton (R-CO) and Senator Cory Gardner (R-CO) this date are below:   My Colorado Republican Representatives: The Lame Duck …

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Quack, Quack, Quack

There’s going to be a lot of direction change, revisiting old legislative proposals and certainly investigations and impeachment attempts over the next two years.  I’d like to say it will be fun to watch but I respect the nation too much to look at this as entertainment.  Let’s hope some members of Congress will actually …

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Colorado has One Caring Congressman

Our ship of state has been given some additional fuel so it can run abandonedly ahead with no one at the helm or even in the wheelhouse.  Only one Congress-member from Colorado voted against the “continuing resolution” stop gap method of operating our government.   Ken – I know you and your Colleagues have left …

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“Continuing Resolution” – Continuing Incompetency

Continuing Resolution – The ultimate – now annual – declaration of another incompetent Congress.  This to all three of my incompetent members of Congress:   Colorado Representatives – A nation divided – now clear to its roots! There’s no question that over the past decade or so our nation has seen itself divided in more …

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114th Congress isn’t done yet (Quack!)

My Representative, Scott Tipton (R-CO) sent me an August review of his participation in the 114th Congress.  I guess I’m supposed to be impressed.  But there’s a lot of 114th Congress left…   Scott – Received and reviewed your 114th in Review Results and Milestones[1] and a review is good, but the 114th isn’t over …

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Congress – Limping along until January

We now begin the weirdest part of our Constitutional form of government – finishing a Congressional Session made up of voting representatives including some that have been removed from office by their constituents – go figure…  Some suggestions to my re-elected Congressman Scott Tipton (R-CO) below.   Scott – The remainder of this 113th Congress …

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