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The sky is fallling! The commies are coming. Lets turn our schools into killing fields between teachers and bad guys. Right! You people are all nuts. Police, security, even military presence yes. Pass cards and outside "entrance" to schools yes. BUT, every single teacher, administrator, and/or board member I've talked with over the last two weeks agrees that this is an absolutely HORRIBLE idea. Most would not participate! You may keep your guns, I don't care, but you WILL NOT put weapons in the hands of teachers, anywhere my children go to school! 5 months ago
I thought we were going to finally dekookify this state in the last election. Unfortunately that did not happen on a wide enough scale enabling our once proud state to continue it's journey back to the middle ages. It's time to wake up people. Just because the couple next door doesn't look like you, and maybe act like you, is no reason to deny them the same benefits that you receive. For the religious folk among us John 13: 34-35 does not specify which neighbors you should love; it says love em all. Then humankind got into the mix and messed the whole thing up in the name of religious based bigotry, discrimination, prejudice and exclusion. And of course Jan and her henchmen, in the name of "saving a buck", jumped right on that bandwagon. We are a selfish non caring species bound for our own self destruction. As the old folk song admonishes: "Where HAVE all the flowers gone". A sad commentary for our state. I just hope the SCOTUS has the foresight to realize that what is in place is inherently wrong and does something to change it. 5 months ago
I notice that once again folks such as vwkaferman miss the boat entirely simply wishing to take care of themselves and to heck with the rest of em. The old "who cares what the poor people are doing tonight"! I am a retiree, living on social security with health issues that PROHIBIT me from obtaining health insurance through any vendor. AHCA is my only way, and because of my conditions, it may provide a lifesaving method for me to get medical help, which right now I cannot get. I am not eligible for medicare yet, and the next couple years are going to be dicey, you can believe that! So since you know so very little about the healthcare needs and problems of the many, why don't you just refrain from comment!
6 months ago
Tanner, good luck with this buddy. Whatever I can do to help you get to the goal I will do. As you can see from comments 2 and 3, there is still a lot of homophobia and just plain ignorance out there. And of course, comment 4 which insists that we are all going to heck in a handcart because we have learned as a society to embrace and include all of humankind instead of playing judge and jury and excluding entire segments of society, which of course these very same commenters or their relatives at one point said about people of color and women. And of course we can blame the POTUS because of societal growth! My wife and daughter and I stand firmly behind you Tanner! And many others will as well. Please let us know how we can help you Tanner. 6 months ago
Bubba, you took my thought exactly. "The commies are coming, the commies are coming! Oh my word people, listen to yourselves! REALLY? "we can take care of things just fine", REALLY? Now who is really the divisive force here anyway. Some of already know, but lest there are some that don'e the principal is divide and conquer and the wannabe "tea party states" are drinking this kool aide just wonderfully. I am NOT taking my ball and going home. I am a Republican, life long, and unless and until this party puts up a real candidate who can lead, negotiate, be a stateperson and can lead the international community down the path to peace, I'm NOT participating in your blithering idiocy. RUN you Rhinos, Run you hippocrites, Run, I say Run! YOU are the divisive force in this country. We will welcome you home when you come to your senses. In the meantime, remember that it was not the "Blue Party" that "hung chads" nor was it the "Blue Party" who ran crying home to mommy because Bush won. Now, go take some prozak and get back in the game of helping this country of our, all of us, hand in hand. 6 months ago
I do not have health insurance. I cannot afford health insurance. I have pre existing health conditions that prohibit me from gaining insurance by any other way that the ACA. Mess this up state legislature, and Ms. Brewer, and you have effectively signed my death warrant. What ever happened to a government of, by and FOR the people. Oh how I wish I could afford to move to another state. This state government stinks from top to bottom. 6 months ago
I thought the object of this election was to "de kookify" the state government and what did we do? We gave even more of a mandate to the bully with a badge, and now we're pondering changing the rules to put back just another in a long line of "kooks" in the governor's office? This sounds like a serious us problem. I just heard from Florida. We have overtaken even them in being the laughingstock of the nation. Keep it classy Arizona! HA. 6 months ago
"“If it was a popular vote, I think that all the states would receive attention,” Is it just me or do we see just a tad of EGO coming through this comment. Seems like poor Jan isn't getting enough love!
“I think the public, overwhelmingly from the people I’ve spoken to, they would like to know that their vote does count, and it was counted together with everybody else’s vote, that they were part of that win," Get over it Jan. The fact is that this country is ruled by the Golden Rule: He who controls the Gold rules: That would be the Kock Brothers and Soros jockeying for position. And either can buy the votes necessary.
And I'm with Phoenixvato1202 on this one. Same reasoning and same end result. The Republicraps just don't do it for me in their current configuration and dogma, and I are one! God bless the USA. 6 months ago
I'm very disappointed in you Maricopa County Voters. You have the information and reasons to correct this dreadful mistake, and you failed to do so. You will definitely reap what you have sewn. Instead of being objective, you once again drank the kool aid and sold all of our collective souls to a corrupt politician. I hope you are happy with yourselves, because I most certainly am not! 6 months ago
Come on Maricopa county. Don't let those of us who care about our county down. This is important that we unload this Bully with a badge, and right the sinking ship which is MCSO. I've been saying this for years; this is nothing new for me. Joe must go, and the sooner the better. Come on folks, do what you know is right and elect Paul Penzone as your next sheriff.
6 months ago