The lines of our Congressional District have seemed to change every couple of years, even though our house has not moved since we bought it in 1995. Some of those years Dan Burton represented “our” District in Congress. Some years Andy Jacobs, jr., then Julia Carson, then Andre Carson was our U.S. Representative.
No matter how much I disliked Dan Burton, I was unable to criticize him for the clarity of his positions on issues or his general political philosophy. The “political…
David Ford, a candidate in the May 6 Democratic Party for 5th Congressional District, in which Rep. Susan Brooks (Republican) is the incumbent, has refused to answer specific questions about his political beliefs and philosophy.
I use David Ford’s full name so as not to confuse anyone with JD Ford, a progressive Democratic Party candidate in the 29th State Senate District. That district overlaps the 5th Congressional District in an area that comprises roughly eighteen percent…
Added by Mark Small on May 1, 2014 at 6:06am — No Comments