UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 07/21/21

UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 07/21/21

PLAYING PARTISAN POLITICS Partisan (noun): an adherent or supporter of a person, group, party, or cause, especially a person who shows a biased, emotional allegiance.Partisan (adjective): of, relating to, or characteristic of partisans; partial to a specific party,...
UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 07/21/21

UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 07/14/21

TEXAS POLITICS ON THE RUN Just as they did in May, the stealthy and carefully coordinated mass exodus of the Texas Dems on Monday during a 30-day special session called by Governor Greg Abbott (at an expense to Texas taxpayers in the millions of dollars while the...
UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 07/21/21

UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 07/08/21

CELEBRATING A WIN Democrats in Kern County, and especially here in the KRV, get beaten up and beaten down so often, that it’s really nice to be able to celebrate a win… SIX MONTHS LATER Yesterday marked six months to the day since the January 6...
UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 07/21/21

UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 07/01/21

TWO STEPS BACK Yesterday, I was in a bit of a state of shock after hearing that Bill Cosby’s 2018 sexual assault conviction was overturned.  Then I heard that a judge refused to remove Britney Spears’ conservatorship.  And I just thought, what the hell is...
UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 07/21/21

UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 06/23/21

LEARNING FROM OUR HISTORY If you’re unaware of what happened in the Senate on Tuesday, let me break it down for you.  Nothing.  Nothing happened.  Because the Republicans, across the board – even “moderate” types like Collins and Murkowski...
UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 07/21/21

UPPER KERN CIVIC CLUB — 06/16/21

ALL THE WORLD’S A STAGE While they’ve met before, today Joe Biden met with Vladimir Putin for the first time since Biden became President of the United States.  There weren’t a lot of high bars set for this meeting.  Not much concrete was expected to...