We in America do not have government by the majority. We have government by the majority who participate. – Thomas Jefferson
Please vote this Tuesday. That is all…
Remember…Whoever is trying to bring you down is already below you. ― Ziad K. Abdelnour
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:
If I were president of the United States and I had a lawyer that told me I could pardon myself, I think I would hire a new lawyer. – U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa)
Here are some issues that caught my attention for today:
Voting is the expression of our commitment to ourselves, one another, this country and this world. – Sharon Salzberg
I feel powerful when I vote!
Tomorrow (June 5) is Primary Election Day in Montana. Besides Montana, there are primaries in California, New Jersey, Iowa, and New Mexico.
Don’t forget to vote! You can still register to vote in Montana! Click HERE for more information.
Thanks to all those who are running for public office. Good luck!
Follow me on Twitter (@TheWesternWord) for updates throughout election night.
I told the doctor I broke my leg in two places. He told me to quit going to those places. – Henny Youngman
Today’s quick hits deal with:
Always vote for principle, though you may vote alone, and you may cherish the sweetest reflection that your vote is never lost. – John Quincy Adams
Welcome to another edition of Terrific News Tuesday (TNT)!
In case this is your first time reading TNT, this column is all about good news. I know it’s hard to believe, but I won’t be complaining or criticizing anyone or anything in this column today – just writing about some terrific news that caught my attention!
Here is some of the good stuff in this edition of TNT: