Author Archives: Left of the SEIA

Onward Purity Pony!

By Ryan Rogers Another Pop Dem (popular Democratic Party-leaning) speech another contentious debate. “Joe Kennedy III was inspirational.” “Sounds presidential.” “This is what I needed to hear after that Trump garbage fest.” “Oprah 2020!” “Joe takes bribes from big Pharma and votes accordingly.” “They just said platitudes without substance.” On and on and on it goes. The saddest part of

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Where the Buck Actually Stops

Well friends, I wish I had happy news to report on this. I wish I could say that the good guys won and the women of southeast Iowa didn’t have to endure insurance copays, long waits to see new doctors, and could get birth control and reproductive health services as needed. That they could get all of the help they needed in one convenient, secure, and supportive place. Nope.

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McFreedom

When you think of the words Freedom and Liberty, what does it bring to mind? Do you think of the Founding Fathers and the documents they wrote? What about today? If a person says those words over and over, who do you think they are and what are they for? More than likely you’ll be thinking of the Freedom Caucus

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Welcome aboard Dave Loebsack

I’d like to congratulate Representative Dave Loebsack for co-sponsoring the Medicare-for-All bill that is in the House right now. As progressives we should have solidarity in supporting the best solution for America’s healthcare woes. Even if the bill has little chance of passing in this session, showing support for this bill is good politics and is something that you can

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