Political Note #228   Tina Smith MN US Senate

Tina Smith is a solidly liberal Democratic Senator. She is pro-choice, in favor of action against climate change, for progressive criminal justice reform, opposed to e-cigarettes, in favor of gun safety efforts, in favor of financial support for Central American countries to reduce emigration to the US, and in favor of a single payer health care system. The more money she raises, the more she can be sufficiently dominant to scare serious opponents away from running.

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Political Note #227   Josh Harder CA CD 10

Look at the Daily Bits. A Letter to Michelle Obama, Medical Care Policy and My Doctors 2020               General Election He is young.  A couple of years older than AOC.  Start with his parents.  Start earlier.  In his 2018 campaign, Josh Harder https://www.harderforcongress.com/ touted he was a fifth generation Central Valley resident.  His family came to California in a wagon train.   A long enough journey.  A tough enough journey.  It evokes the treks of immigrants to the United States. Josh Harder’s parents.  Dad is an optometrist. With a mission.  Mom has a Master’s Degree in Public Health.  Mom is religious.  These…

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