Sunday, July 13, 2008

SOME MISC. POLITICAL STORIES

I wrote another installation in the continuing series of stories on how Senate candidates Tom Udall and Steve Pearce differ on the issues. This one is about Iraq.

The main story is HERE. A sidebar on the candidates' history with the military is HERE. A quick chart on roll call votes on Iraq is HERE.

I also contributed a story to Kate Nash's package on private prisons in New Mexico. My story is about private prison campaign contributions to Bill Richardson and other New Mexico politicians.

(Yes, I've written similar stories in the past, but as long as GEO and the other companies keep giving, I'll keep writing it.)

WACKY WEDNESDAY: Just a quick message from The Shaggs

It's been kind of a stressful week, so this'll just be an abbreviated Wacky Wednesday. You might say The Shaggs are wackiness c...