"Since the governor's veto can be overridden by a simple majority vote of both houses, his veto was purely symbolic. This is just my best guess (I support both bills as a matter of principle) but I'm guessing a court will grant an…"
"Yes, I think people are generally quite happy with Sheriff Pennington. He seems affable and good at his job. And yes, Saline County is heavily Republican. He survived a decent primary challenge last time, so I would be surprised if he was in any…"
"I've made some mistakes in my life. Fortunately, when I have, my friends are *actual* friends who say, "you made this mess... now fix it." Whether it is offending a friend, owing a debt, or making some other bad choice, my…"
"I think everyone knows where I stand on the issue. :)
Most of my guns have a very practical use: either sporting or self-defense.
I've read more from the founding fathers on this issue than most people, and it's clear to me that they…"
"As a voter who was undecided on Issue 5 until literally the moment I punched my selection on the punch screen, I find this argument to be disingenuous at best.
If proponents of the initiative really cared primarily about the sick (read here and now…"
"I have to agree with Sam. Respectfully, I see no reason why free speech stops the moment you become a church or a charity. Personally, I think the laws re: endorsement of candidates are unconstitutional. Churches ought to be able…"
"Mr. Moore, what is the best way to contact the mayor? Telephone, email, fax? I want to express my support for the current, agreed to plan that would fix Alcoa Road now rather than placing Benton at the back of the line for a road that is…"
"Wendy, I couldn't agree more. Bicyclists with poor reflective clothing/fixtures have very nearly met their maker several times on Benton Parkway in the section that has a bike lane. I'm honestly shocked no one has been killed."