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THE RESULTS ARE IN

The election results are in, and I’d like to thank the 2,239 Nashville voters who got my message. I came in second to last, which did not surprise me. I had no campaign committee and no money to spend. My … Continue reading

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CAMPAIGN DONATIONS?

Money has poisoned our political system. Recently, I was talking a woman who is active in Metro politics, and suggested that she run for Mayor. “Got a million dollars?” she replied.  “It takes a million dollars to run for Mayor … Continue reading

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CLIMATE CHANGE IS NOT THE ONLY “INCONVENIENT TRUTH”

Al Gore called his landmark presentation on climate change “An Inconvenient Truth.”  I think he chose the word “an” very purposefully,  He’s a smart guy, and he knows that climate change is not the only “inconvenient truth.”  There are many … Continue reading

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MY VALUES

These are the principles that will guide my activity as an at-large member of Metro Council. 1. GRASSROOTS DEMOCRACY Every human being deserves a say in the decisions that affect their lives and not be subject to the will of … Continue reading

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MY LIFE

I am not a politician. I have spent my life working hard at low-wage jobs.  I usually buy my clothes at Goodwill and yard sales.  I know what it’s like to have to count my pennies at the grocery store, … Continue reading

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IF I AM ELECTED

If, after the August 6th election, I am informed that I have won, the first thing I would do is demand a recount!  Surely there must be some mistake! And that leads us to one of those “inconvenient truths” about … Continue reading

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WHY I AM RUNNING

I am running for Metro Council because I am not a politician.  I am an American citizen who is perceives that the spectrum political discourse in this country needs to be radically broader than it is.  While our politicians and … Continue reading

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