They’re Hurting Us

Republican lawmakers aren’t hurting the Democratic Party with their refusal to pass needed measures to protect and enhance people’s lives. They are hurting us — the “We, the people” referred to in the preamble to the Constitution. It’s supposed to be all about us, but it has become all about the politicians and mainly the shamelessly evil republicans.

We have unsafe bridges all over the country that “we, the people,” have to cross regularly. The heavily traveled I-40 bridge at Memphis, joining Tennessee and Arkansas, had to be closed because…

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Carol Burt

Carol Burt

Former print journalist, former mayor, retired law enforcement officer. Writing about politics and government along with random personal essays.