November 5, 2024 and the selection of might be our 47th President is
away from today
Chuck Schumer saying Trump incited an 'erection'
Did Manchin Appoint Himself to Fill WV Senate Seat?
In 2010, Manchin said he wouldn't appoint himself to Sen. Byrd's (D-WV) Senate seat......
W.Va.'s Manchin Says He Won't Appoint Himself To Senate. Smart Move - July 2010 - NPR
When Byrd died on June 28, 2010, Manchin appointed Carte Goodwin (his 36-year-old legal adviser) on July 16. On July 20, 2010, Manchin announced he would seek the Senate seat. In the August 28 Democratic primary he defeated former Democratic Congressman and former West Virginia Secretary of State Ken Hechler. In the general election he defeated Republican businessman John Raese with 54% of the vote.
Fun fact: Robert Byrd is the longest serving US Senator ever (as of the air date of this episode) having served from Jan 3, 1959-Jun 28, 2010 for a total of 51 years, 5 months, 26 days. He beat Daniel Inouye and Strom Thurmond by ~1.5 years and ~4 years, respectively.
McConnell - American's are 'sitting on piles of cash' - Feb 2021
In remarks on the Senate floor on February 24 21, McConnell said the following regarding COVID-19 recovery: “But on a broad national scale, households are sitting on an historic pile of pent-up cash, waiting for the economy to reopen. Source
Would You Rather...?
How about some thinkers to cleanse the palate? Enjoy!
Who do you think might be our 47th President?