At some point, Congress should take stock and figure out how a bill that eviscerated the federal Drug Enforcement Agency’s ability to stem the deadly flow of opioids passed on consent (no individual votes on record). However, the first order of business should be to pass legislation to get ahold of drug companies and suppliers […]
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It was only a matter of time before political miscreant Geoff Luxenberg unraveled the gubernatorial campaign of Dan Drew, the popular mayor of Middletown. It was a bad match from the start and has now resulted in Luxenberg “resigning” from his post as Drew’s mayoral chief of staff, the State Elections Enforcement Commission investigating an […]
There is a big difference between “watching Obamacare explode” and actually lighting the fuse to the dynamite. When Congress failed to pass a “repeal and replace plan,” Trump invoked the former. Last week, he took a match to the latter. Trump, by executive order, ended the subsidies that helps low-income folks pay for their health […]
Connecticut state Sen. Gayle Slossberg (D-Milford) votes for a GOP-crafted budget that whacks the University of Connecticut. She then speaks to the UConn College Democrats. Then, she is soon embroiled in a controversy over the use of a racially charged word. Coincidence? Not a chance. Given the fact the college group has suddenly become unavailable […]
Author’s note: A tweet from The Hanging Shad was featured Saturday on CNN’s “Smerconish.” You can follow on Twitter too @TheHangingShad. UPDATE: Since the posting of this article, Harvey Weinstein was fired from the company he founded. See the details of that part of the story here. When you think about it, they […]