McCain's Offensive Scoffing at Medical Errors

Last night John McCain offended me to the core in his Town Hall debate against Barack Obama. While discussing health care issues, McCain scoffed at "medical errors" and even used air quotes when he said the term. His platform addresses his plan for reducing "frivolous" medical malpractice law suits. From his flippant attitude about medical errors last night, it's clear to me that he will make sure that the term "frivolous" is defined with the doctors in mind and with little concern for patients. ...more

You're right. It does come down to judgement. And state of mind. Honestly, I'm not trying to ... more

The Presidential Debate - Mired in the Middle

I'm not a Democrat. I'm not a Republican. I'm not liberal and I'm not conservative. I'm moderate and I'm Independent. I vote for the candidate, not the party, and typically my ballots include votes for members from both parties. So at this point in the presidential election, I'm feeling a little lost.   ...more

Scalia and his fellow "strict constructionists" will without question overturn Roe ... more

The Presidential Debate - Mired in the Middle

I'm not a Democrat. I'm not a Republican. I'm not liberal and I'm not conservative. I'm moderate and I'm Independent. I vote for the candidate, not the party, and typically my ballots include votes for members from both parties. So at this point in the presidential election, I'm feeling a little lost.   ...more

As an independent voter with what seems to me to be a centrist outlook on politics and ... more

A Dem Watching the RNC -- Please pass the blood pressure meds

I am a strong supporter of Barack Obama -- just as I would have been a strong supporter of Hillary Clinton. We need a Democrat in office. NOW. It's time to swing the pendulum back towards the left to fix our economy, fix the healthcare quagmire, fight the fights that need to be fought for the right reasons, continue to allow women to have the final say on our own reproductive rights, care for our planet and all the life forms that inhabit it, and I could go on. But, I feel that I owe the Republican party respect and should watch their convention just as I did the DNC. ...more

Hi. My name is Tracy, and I am a Democrat. Thanks All for making me laugh and feel like I'm ... more

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