Political Gossip and Tidbits Wandering About The Small Wonder That is Delaware-The 3/4/15 Edition

We got tidbits about Delaware public employees and fast food, Markell fights the climate, and a defense fund for Opaliski? Much more….read it all here.
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Delaware workers evidently love fast food

Just a little tidbit I came across in the infamous News Journal. Seems that state workers spent, judging by their credit card receipts, over eleven thousand bucks last year….at only one place…CAPRIOTTI’s.
Delaware is a small state so wow….lots of ordering out from this famous sandwich shop once voted best sandwiches in America.
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Gotta Be Something!

Jeff_Christopher,_official_photo_0   Like the returning hero in some Hollywood B-movie of the fifties, who was run out of town by the bad guys, “FORMER” sheriff, Jeff Christopher refuses to be, Just Jeff, and has just gotta be something. Continue reading →

With a Picture Worth a Thousand Words, We’ve Got Several Thousand With Pics of Delaware Goings-On. The 3/2/15 edition.

We got pics of state Senators doing things you’d never think they’d be doing. Plus the FEMALE up and comer round Sussex county way….a VIDEO!

Foster Friess Event

Here we have Sussex GOP secretary Linda Creasy posing at a Foster Friess event at the Chase Center in Wilmington on 2/24/15.

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The National Scene-The Sunday Political Talk Show Report on 3/1/2015

The meme this week was CPAC, funding for DHS and do not forget Bibi Netanyahu’s speech to congress this Tuesday. We analyze, digest, speculate and get sarcastic as we discuss what they discussed on the Sunday political talk shows.

FOX NEWS SUNDAY (Fox Network): Gov. Scott Walker, R-Wis.; Rep. Steve Scalise, R-La.
MEET THE PRESS (NBC): Reps. Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., and Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill.; retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson, a potential Republican presidential candidate in 2016.
FACE THE NATION (CBS): House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio; former Gov. Mike Huckabee, R-Ark.; Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif.
THIS WEEK (ABC): Secretary of State John Kerry.
STATE OF THE UNION (CNN): Feinstein; former Gov. Rick Perry, R-Texas; Michael Oren, former Israeli ambassador to the United States.
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The Women’s View

Political Gossip and Tidbits Wandering About The Small Wonder That is Delaware-The 2/26/15 Edition

Did y’all hear about that flap at the Georgetown court house? A bailiff and a deputy attorney general play jokes with guns. Meanwhile Matthew Opaliski has resigned the Sussex GOP for his gun “crimes”. The school district referendum, Firefly update and much more.

Let me admit right here that I am not familiar with the two school district referendums this past week.

Voters in the Red Clay School District approved an operating budget referendum while residents in the Christina School District said “no” to a pair of proposed tax hike options to bolster the bottom line there. Red Clay’s referendum passed by a nearly 900-vote margin, 6,395 to 5,515. It will raise taxes 35 cents per $100 of assessed property value over three years to cover increased operating expenses and provide for improvements in technology, curriculum and student services. The cost to the average homeowner in Red Clay once it’s fully phased in: an additional 280 dollars per year

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