Category Archives: regulation

IT’S HIGH TIME OUR REGULATORY AGENCIES STARTED DOING THEIR JOBS AGAIN!

Apr. 14, 2016  By Jack Jodell. Republicans (especially the misguided  Libertarian and pro-corporate ones) love to say that the Federal Government is far too restrictive, inefficient, and should get off of everyone’s back.  What they really mean, of course, is … Continue reading

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WHEN THE CAT’S AWAY, THESE RATS WILL DEFINITELY PLAY!

Apr. 8, 2016  By Jack Jodell. “Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. Great men are almost always bad men.”  – Lord Acton – Libertarians, Tea Party-infested reactionary Republicans, and even some “Third Wave” corporatist Democrats have long … Continue reading

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WHY I BELIEVE THE COUNTRY NEEDS BERNIE SANDERS!

May 7, 2015  By Jack Jodell. Independent Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders recently declared he is a candidate for President next year, and will challenge front-runner former First Lady / Senator / Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for the Democratic Party’s … Continue reading

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BIRTH CONTROL – SHOULD YOU GET PERMISSION FROM YOUR BOSS?

May 4, 2015  By Jack Jodell (in association with Burr Deming of Fair and Unbalanced.com – see my Blogroll in the lower right hand column).                               … Continue reading

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A BRILLIANT 12 POINT ECONOMIC PLAN WE MUST ADOPT!

Dec.4, 2014  By Jack Jodell. Happy holiday season, everybody! While Santa has been toiling feverishly to get all his presents ready for delivery as well as preparing his Bozo of the Year Award so it will be on time this … Continue reading

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START TAXING THE RICH HIGHER AND WATCH PROSPERITY GROW!

Oct. 9, 2014  By Jack Jodell. Americans have long deluded themselves with some pretty ridiculously false notions. One was that, by deposing a democratically elected leader in 1953 in Iran and installing the brutal pro-western, CIA puppet known as the … Continue reading

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MY COMPELLING REASONS TO BE A PROGRESSIVE! (Part III)

Sept. 18, 2014  By Jack Jodell.   This is the third and final segment in my series of the compelling reasons I have found to be a Progressive. Over the entire 6+ year history of this blog, it has been … Continue reading

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