As soon as Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Maine, Vermont, and New Hampshire have a TOTAL of 2 senators, not TEN, I’ll be willing to talk about how the #ElectoralCollege is undemocratic.
Lunch at Za’s
Red state, republican governor proposes new state gas tax at 10 cents/gallon. Road and bridge construction and maintenance, electric car infrastructure, and interestingly inland waterway projects. Cites need for bipartisanship. https://mynbc15.com/news/local/governor-ivey-releases-full-rebuild-alabama-infrastructure-plan
Dinner with Jenni. Allagash beers!
Quick stay at the LA Omni last week. Nice place. But they don’t allow rideshare into the hotel driveway area, so I’ll find other places to stay. Also there are much more interesting locations.
Doing a bad job of avoiding Nat’l Political Theater today. The “national emergency” is good for Rs and Ds as they benefit from polarization and it makes it look like they have big disagreements. It is less than 0.2% of the federal budget.