The Monday Memo: Anon Mailers, Senate/House Polls, & Election Confidence

Vote like you understand that someone died for your right to do so. – Unknown

Today’s independent commentary deals with these issues:

  • Anonymous Mailers
  • U.S. Senate – Montana
  • Montana House At-Large
  • Bonus – U.S. Senate – Missouri
  • Gallup – Confidence in Elections

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Published in: on November 5, 2018 at 5:20 am  Comments Off on The Monday Memo: Anon Mailers, Senate/House Polls, & Election Confidence  
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The Wednesday Read: House/Senate Polls & Birthright Citizenship

Be careful who you pretend to be you might forget who you are. – Unknown

Today’s topics include:

  • Gravis Marketing Poll – U.S. House – MT
  • Gravis Marketing Poll – U.S. Senate – MT
  • Birthright Citizenship
  • Final Thought

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Tuesday’s Quick Hits: MTN/MSU Poll, Montana Victory Tour, Trump, & More

Give me your tired, your poor,
Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free,
The wretched refuse of your teeming shore.
Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed, to me:
I lift my lamp beside the golden door. 
― Emma Lazarus

Today’s quick hits deal with these important subjects:

  • MTN/MSU Poll
  • Montana Victory Tour
  • Trump Approval
  • Talking Points
  • TWW World Series Poll

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TWW Poll: Dodgers or Red Sox?

The 2018 Major League Baseball World Series begins Tuesday night with the Los Angeles Dodgers of the National League taking on the Boston Red Sox of the American League.

The games will be broadcast on FOX. The first pitch is scheduled for 8:09 ET. For more information about the World Series, click HERE.

This week’s poll at The Western Word asks, “Who do you think will win the 2018 World Series?”

If you do not see the poll, click on “More.”

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Monday’s Quick Hits: MT SoS, Trump in Missoula, 60 Minutes, Warren, & More

Once you have seen a woman take off her bra without removing her shirt, it makes more sense why they should be in charge of things. – Unknown

Today’s independent commentary deals with these issues:

  • Montana Secretary of State
  • Trump in Missoula
  • Trump on 60 Minutes
  • Elizabeth Warren
  • Congress Approval
  • One More Thing

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Published in: on October 15, 2018 at 5:22 am  Comments Off on Monday’s Quick Hits: MT SoS, Trump in Missoula, 60 Minutes, Warren, & More  
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The Wednesday Read: Kavulla, MO Senate, & Michael

I am running a little late today in posting my column – I had to take a lab (blood) test this morning and I was up late studying. -JmB

Today’s topics include:

  • Travis Kavulla
  • U.S. Senate – Missouri
  • Hurricane Michael

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Published in: on October 10, 2018 at 9:02 am  Comments Off on The Wednesday Read: Kavulla, MO Senate, & Michael  
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Tuesday’s Quick Hits: Poll, Clerk, Trump, & Thoughts

All the world’s a stage and most of us are desperately unrehearsed. – Sean O’Casey

Today’s quick hits deal with these important subjects:

  • Big Sky Poll
  • Clerk of the Montana Supreme Court
  • Trump Spikes the Ball
  • Final Thoughts

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TWW Poll: Montana U.S. Senate Debate

Saturday night two candidates, Jon Tester (D) and Matt Rosendale (R), participated in a debate for the U.S. Senate.

You can watch the debate HERE.

Today’s poll asks, “Who do you think won the U.S. Senate debate?”

If you do not see the poll, click on “More.”

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TWW Poll: MT House Debate

Saturday night, the three candidates (Greg Gianforte (R), Elinor Swanson (L), and Kathleen Williams (D)) for Montana’s lone U.S. House seat debated.

You can watch the debate HERE.

Today’s poll asks, “Who do you think won the Montana U.S. House debate?”

If you do not see the poll, click on “More.”

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Caught My Eye…

This confirmation process has become a national disgrace. The Constitution gives the Senate an important role in the confirmation process, but you have replaced advice and consent with search and destroy. – Brett Kavanaugh 09/27/18

Welcome to the big show to end the week “Caught My Eye” (CME)!

If you are a first-time visitor, welcome! CME is the once a week column that is posted here every Friday morning. This is when I take a look at some of the stories I did not have time to write about during the week. There may be some sarcasm and pointed commentary so be warned!

Here are the topics that “Caught My Eye” this week:

  • Ford/Kavanaugh
  • Montana Debates?
  • U.S. House Poll

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