Political Coffee 5-5-2020
Written by Jeff Kropf on May 24, 2020
May 17th is Sunday prayer service at the Capitol. Spread the word.
Kate Brown is holding back Federal Virus relief money to rural counties but not Portland: Is she trying to hurt areas of the state that don’t like her and support Republicans? Or is she holding it back to use it for state general fund to keep unionized employees working whose dues are paid to Democrats running for office? https://kobi5.com/news/local-news/jackson-co-commissioner-says-we-need-cares-act-funding-127777/
Professor Hinkley’s latest: https://www.professorhinkley.com/blog/oregon-has-lost-its-mind-over-covid-19
Kate shut down the state unconstitutionally based on a data scientist projections early on that scared her. He was way off: https://www.wweek.com/news/2020/05/03/this-ohsu-data-scientists-crunched-the-numbers-that-shut-down-oregon-heres-what-he-sees-now/
Support Salem salon owner for opening up and will face Kate’s anger: https://www.kgw.com/article/news/local/glamour-salon-reopen-lindsey-graham-coronavirus-kate-brown/283-651a7021-9139-48f2-b863-e68fecacc828