Aimee Patton

A pleasantly eccentric take on politics

It’s Sunday afternoon. My plan was to curl up on the couch with the new best seller “Shattered” to understand what went wrong with Hillary’s campaign. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4405698/Inside-Hillary-Clinton-s-doomed-campaign.html Every day since Trump won, I’m like… I went up to the local Barnes and Noble to buy my copy. “I’m here for Shattered,” I said at the info …

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It’s the beginning of the year and we all know what that means-tax season. My sweet grandmother was an accountant and she would always affectionately announce this time of the year by saying, “It’s fucking tax season.” Sweet Beverly could swear like a sailor. Anyway, the reason I bring this up is not to bum …

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Dear Congressman Yoder, I am writing in response to your As I See It article in the KC Star that was published on January 4th. http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/readers-opinion/as-i-see-it/article5360631.html For those that don’t remember – Congressman Yoder caused a shit storm when he added language to the 1,600 page spending bill to overturn the Dodd-Frank banking regulations all …

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Update 12/17/2014 Congressman Yoder has finally come out and commented on his role in inserting the Big Banks language into the Omnibus bill. In his newsletter yesterday this was included, Some members of the media have been misconstruing one provision in particular that I supported in the Appropriations Committee earlier in the year. I joined …

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Dear Kevin Yoder,   I have to applaud you.  You managed to take my attention away from the Royals  with your “Special Ebola Virus Update” (dum…dum…dum….) that you issued.  This isn’t just a regular Ebola Virus Update, this one is “special” so I had to pay close attention. Special Ebola Virus Update In recent weeks …

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