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Over 100 Balkema for Congress volunteers trekked through one of the snowiest winters on record to reach 12,000 households in the 11th Congressional District.
mej March 14, 2014 at 02:11 pm
Chris has got my vote and I hope he wins so he can beat the socks off of Foster, who is a typicalRead More politician with self-interests. I wrote Foster about my husband losing his job due to Obamacare, and that I feel it should be scrapped and the government should keep their hands off of our health care. What did Foster do? He replied with a form letter with the link to sign up for Obamacare. Ughhh! Vote for Chris Balkema!!! He's a man with integrity, is hardworking and can help turn things around for the better! What's more, he cares about people and knows it is them he'll be working for...
Steve Lobber March 14, 2014 at 05:53 pm
Foster was fired once for voting for the disaster "Obamacare" and only got back in officeRead More through the Dems wild gerrymandering the district. He needs to be fired again! I completed my early voting and did my part to ensure Mr Balkema wins the general election.
To new!
dylan jordan January 21, 2014 at 03:25 pm
Gunnar & The Surface Doctors are simply the "best in the business!" Gunnar is anRead More Entrepreneur who "gets it," really partners with his customers to provide a stellar 4-Star experience. The Surface Doctors truly breath new life into tired, old and outdated bathtubs, tile and countertops!
Gerard Schilling November 10, 2013 at 07:37 am
You might want to ask if the navigator is or has been a convicted felon and for God's sake, if notRead More yours, don't give them your SS number, bank account numbers, credit card numbers unless you are willing to be hacked and scammed.
For many, today’s Republican Party is not the party once loved by our parents and grandparents.
Gene Kalley November 7, 2013 at 07:37 pm
Martha won't admit that middle class premiums are high so that most of that money can be used forRead More other peoples insurance. This is redistribution of middle class wealth. Countries that do this provide a poorer existence for all of the people.
ANN MARIE November 7, 2013 at 08:21 pm
I hope I did not offend anyone with my post. My family has been personally affected by the changesRead More and for as hard as we are working, and making cuts in our personal spending and trying to get ahead, this is the kind of scenario that makes it so frustrating. There are healthcare programs already in place that could be viable options if they were run properly. Now the entire healthcare system has been shaken up and seeing how many programs have been mismanaged and the blame gets shuffled around, how are we to assume that this is not going to follow that same path?
Mike November 7, 2013 at 10:18 pm
Ann Marie - whoever you are - thanks for putting that out there. Our family is far from 1%-ers.Read More Maybe 20%-ers in a good year, and we're feeling the change too. It's not as if we don't have compassion for people with sick kids (actually was in that boat), but at some point you work hard and sacrifice to try get ahead, and it's nearly impossible. The supporters of the current administration seem to think telling the OTHER guy to give until it hurts constitutes some kind of moral high ground.
Will Congressman Hultgren help his constituents who will be able to obtain coverage under the ACA? Or will he continue to cause confusion?
McCloud September 25, 2013 at 07:46 am
Non political event? These events are being paid for to promote this virus to the tune of $700Read More million. If you are unable to discern the affects already served and about to be released by this puppy, well sorry for your disability.
JohnOscar September 25, 2013 at 09:00 am
Thank you for identifying your source Mike.This gives the reader the option to research your pointRead More and construct an opinion. When people post things they heard on the media or told as fact,it under mines credibility. Now to be fair:THAT IS MY OPINION!
Gene Kalley September 25, 2013 at 03:32 pm
Death Panel. Go to Affordable Health Care Bill:Read More http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/D?c111:7:./temp/~c111a6e4fh: see section 3403. This committee is meant to reduce medicare costs and how do you think they will do that? Do you think that they will recommend more treatment for Alzheimer? I don't think so