Happy Wednesday! I got a request last night for this post, so instead of waiting until Monday, I decided to go ahead and get it our for you today. If you follow me on any of my social media accounts, you’ll know that if I’m not writing, I probably have my nose in a book. And since it’s summer, I’m by the pool with my nose in a book. Someone asked for a post with recommendations so here it is! These are some of my favorites, all by female authors (because that’s my form of resisting the patriarchy, duh.) Leave any more suggestions or requests in the comments and I will get back to you! (All descriptions are from google books if you want to read more!) Continue reading “Summer 2017 Book List”
Leave it to Mike Pence to break the tie.
It was announced earlier today that, in a 51-50 vote in the Senate, Betsy DeVos has been confirmed as the new Education Secretary.
Every Republican Senator voted to confirm DeVos (excluding Senators Susan Collins of Maine and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska). Not a single Democratic Senator voted in favor of DeVos’ nomination. Below is a list of the senators who voted yes, and those highlighted in red are those up for re-election next year in the midterm elections. (November 6, 2018… mark your calendars!) Continue reading “Another win for Trump, another loss for America”