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As a member of the Arizona House of Representatives, I would like to express my thoughts on the Independent Redistricting Commission. For those who do not know, Prop 106 was a voter approved ballot initiative that was passed in 1998 putting the redistricting authority into the hands of an independent commission. The heart of the initiative was to create an independent body that would act in a non-partisan nature.
Vote a straight Republican ticket. The GOP has some flakes, and there are a few decent folks running against them. That pales next to the combination of incoherence, sleaze and statism now dominating the Democrats who deserve not only defeat but humiliation.
Supporters of Proposition 106 say the law isn't simply a response to federal healthcare reform President Obama signed earlier this year.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Dr. Elizabeth Vliet talks to about 30 attendees at a Pima County Tea Party Patriots event held at the in Oro Valley Town Hall last week. Vliet warned the group of the future troubles she foresees with the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, better known by the pejorative Obamacare.
Bill Bonner of "The Daily Reckoning" said it best on Jan. 6 of this New Year and decade when he posed the question: "are things really getting better?"
I noticed during my last getaway that traveling has become even more inconvenient and I plan to do it less frequently until the hospitality industry changes its ways.