Category: Politics & Government

A Political Outsider’s Takeaway from the 2022 Legislative Session

I’ve never been involved in politics or government and to be honest, most of my life I felt like these issues were really boring and was content to leave them to others to deal with. Well that turned out to be a completely irresponsible and costly idea. Maybe you feel the same: as you’ve been living your life, raising your family, running your business, leaving the lawmaking stuff to “others” now you see how disastrous that has turned out for Washington and America.

“Marijuana” is a Racist Term According to Washington Lawmakers

HB-1210 was passed to remove the word “marijuana” from the RCW (Revised Code of Washington) and replaced with “cannabis”. According to the bill’s sponsor, Representative Melanie Morgan of Washington’s 29th legislative district: “The term ‘marijuana’ itself is pejorative and racist.

Don’t Say Gay

By now you’ve likely heard about the “Don’t Say Gay” bill that’s headed to Governor Ron DeSantis’ desk for signing. The mainstream media and leftist talking heads have been very vocal about this bill that supposedly doesn’t allow one to use the word “gay.” And if you’re merely a headline-reader, you may not know that the bill does no such thing. In fact, to ban the word “gay” would be a violation of the 1st Amendment