Vote For People With Ideas
Last updated 8/19/2020 at 3:32pm
I have spent the morning reading the information on the websites of the two contenders for the 11the U.S. Congressional District. I find myself pining for the days before gerrymandering and polarization when political campaigns were a battle of differing ideas, ideas for bettering the lives of ordinary people. Once elected to Congress, representatives from both sides would study an issue, discuss it and haggle over details, resulting in a bill that was a collection of compromises which benefited the most people, as compromises usually do.
The result of gerrymandering in North Carolina afte...