Well, folks, the U.S. Senate finally managed to pass a piece of legislation. Don’t get too excited, though … as fellow-blogger Joseph Urban tells us with his usual tongue-in-cheek humour, there is really nothing to see here. No applause for the U.S. Senate today!
Looks like the US Senate has finally agreed to throw aside partisan politics and solve some important issues. After years of mindless squabbling for partisan advantage, they have come together to deliver a victory to the American way of life.
Hunger? Latest estimates claim that 17,000,000 American children go hungry every day. Nope.
Gun violence? 20,726 gun deaths in 2021. Excluding thousands of suicides. Not today.
Health Insurance? In 2020, over 28,000,000 Americans did not have health insurance at some point during the year. Oops.
Voting rights? State after imposes new hurdles to stop black folks from casting a ballot. No big deal.
Nope. Those issues, while important to some, pale compared to the tough choices made by the Senate.
Time. What time is it? Time for a change. The issue bringing together Mark Rubio and Corey Booker is the issue of time. Is it 5 PM or 4 PM?…
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