UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 10/14/21

UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 10/14/21

  REFRAMING THE NARRATIVE I don’t have to tell you that the 2022 midterm elections are right around the corner.  There are a lot of reasons to be anxious about it right now, and it has less to do with historical stats and more to do with the gerrymandering and...
UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 10/14/21

UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 10/07/21

  FINAL DATES FOR CALIFORNIA REDISTRICTING INPUT Below is information I received from the CRC, entailing the schedule for the final leg of California’s redistricting based on the 2020 Census. No, it’s not your imagination.  This has been the LONGEST...
UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 10/14/21

UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 09/28/21

  MARCH FOR OUR REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS IS THIS SATURDAY! Here are the details for the October 2nd Women’s March for Reproductive Rights in Bakersfield from the Women’s March Kern County Facebook Page… 2022 ELECTION CYCLE  Thanks to everyone who took the...
UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 10/14/21

UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 09/15/21

  NOW LET’S GET BACK TO WORK Not gonna lie. I have been in a state of subdued panic for oh, the last month or so about this Damn Dirty Recall.  Some polls showed Newsom had it in the bag, and others, well, I was breathing into a bag while visions of...
UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 10/14/21

UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 09/11/21

  NO on RECALL ELECTION DAY is TUESDAY All I really wanted to say this week is that the NO on the Recall, the Ridiculous Republican attempt to overthrow a legitimate election and unconstitutionally replace a duly elected governor with someone who may get less than 30%...
UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 10/14/21

UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 09/02/21

  HAPPY DAYS IN TEXAS Governor Greg Abbott has his eyes on the Trump-base prize, and he won’t stop until he throws Texas all the way back to the 1950’s.  Ah, the 50’s, before the Civil Rights Act, before Roe v. Wade, when elitist white men held all...