Politics has always been a game to most of the politicians that play in the arena. Since the 2nd term of Bush Jr. I think it is gotten worse. The last 6 years have definitely been a turf war of epic proportions and the people who get hurt are the American People. Whether it is […]
These are bills/amendments I would like to see pass/fail/watch! You will notice that at no point have I mentioned who submitted them. I don’t believe party should be a factor in support!
I have covered Congress.Gov House and Senate but now is time to cover Texas. This is my home state so I watch it even more closely than I do national politics. So the Texas Legislature just kicked into high gear (if you are reading this in March 2017). They spent the first of the year […]
Howdy y’all! So to keep this somewhat short I divided this post into 2 parts. I did how to setup an account and covered the House in Part 1. In Part 2, I will cover the Senate and how to track a bill. Hopefully y’all will feel comfortable navigating the site and make it part of your fact-finding when tracking down things you hear on the news.
Good Morning y’all! One of the first posts I wanted to do here on The Geeky Blogger was a “How To” for getting around Congress.Gov . I fully encourage everyone to get comfortable with this site. It helps a lot when trying to look past headlines and getting to what is happening in Congress. On the site you can see all bills submitted from beginning to end. You can also see when Congress is in session and if you are super interested watch the floor proceedings. Hopefully this post will help you feel comfortable navigating your way through the site.
Hi! My name is Felicia and I am a concerned citizen. I consider myself a moderate liberal so while there have been things in the past that I have stood up against and protested; this is the first time I have ever felt the need to be actively involved EVERY DAMN DAY! Which quite frankly is exhausting but I feel like I just can’t “wait to see” what is going to happen. I need to do my best to stop things from happening and truly understand the action behind the headlines. Which leads me too….
I wrote this last year but I think it is the perfect launching post for The Geeky Blogger since my goal is to learn, educate, and use every day to make the world a better place! Happy International Women’s Day! I would like to take this opportunity to thank the women before me that fought […]