In The I Can’t Make This Up Column

Sometimes it is just easier to layout in video format. This is Donald Trump explaining how he is against mail-in ballots.  

Why Are Americans So Afraid Of Mail-In Ballots

The controversy about voting via mail that is intensifying as the pandemic continues to interfere with the upcoming elections. Donald Trump has made his position clear, mail-in ballots are “fraudulent” without providing proof. Republicans seem to generally oppose mail-in ballots while some Democrats are actively pushing for them. The central issue seems to be that… Read More Why Are Americans So Afraid Of Mail-In Ballots

When A Mexican Influenced an American Election

Last Sunday was the birthday anniversary of the comedian Cantinflas. Charlie Chaplin called the Mexican comedian the “the greatest comedian alive.” On Sunday, Google celebrated Cantinflas with a Google Doodle. But what many don’t know is that Cantinflas helped elect the first Mexican-American to Congress. On Election Day, November 6, 1961, Lyndon B. Johnson, then… Read More When A Mexican Influenced an American Election

Opponents Sue Veronica Escobar Over Voter Machines

Late on Wednesday afternoon, John Carrillo, Norma Chavez and Enrique Garcia filed a lawsuit against Veronica Escobar, the presumptive congresswoman for Congressional District 16 and Lisa Wise, the county’s Election Department administrator. The lawsuit alleges election irregularities in favor of Escobar. The Texas Secretary of State was also provided a copy of the lawsuit. Carrillo,… Read More Opponents Sue Veronica Escobar Over Voter Machines

The Top 10 Reasons Veronica Escobar Should Not be Elected to Congress

For some time now there have been rumors of an opposition dossier compiled against Veronica Escobar that was making the rounds among certain political circles. It is not news that opposing candidates compile dossiers to use against their opponents. In El Paso, most oppos are nothing more than a few newspaper clippings and maybe a… Read More The Top 10 Reasons Veronica Escobar Should Not be Elected to Congress

Luis Aguilar, Sexual Harassment and El Paso Corruption

There is widespread outrage across the nation because of Harvey Weinstein’s sexual abuse of others and the accusations again Ben Affleck, Kevin Spacey and even George H.W. Bush, among others, one would expect that a sitting judge with multiple accusations of sexual harassment and other inappropriate activities would be held to account. But not in… Read More Luis Aguilar, Sexual Harassment and El Paso Corruption