Levi Spires

when a tweet is too short and you don't want to edit a blog... Plus, I like the way pictures look on Tumblr.
At the library but not really reading.

At the library but not really reading.

An example of political gifts.

"This was given by Assemblyman Bill Magee via a New York State Legislative Grant"

Given? So he took your money then gave it to a library?

An example of political gifts.

"This was given by Assemblyman Bill Magee via a New York State Legislative Grant"

Given? So he took your money then gave it to a library?

City Council meetings are exactly as you imagine.

City Council meetings are exactly as you imagine.

Rural Politics Rule 17 - Eat breakfast at local diners.

Rural Politics Rule 17 - Eat breakfast at local diners.

Taxes Make People Think

Would you want to be traded from the Marlins to the Blue Jays? Not if you looked at the amount more you’d have to pay in taxes.

Indoor soccer; The Real Parent Trap.

Indoor soccer; The Real Parent Trap.

They plan on putting a sewer around our lake. As a politician I attend these things.

They plan on putting a sewer around our lake. As a politician I attend these things.

Hanging out with Mark and Frank’s one year anniversary show!

Hanging out with Mark and Frank’s one year anniversary show!

Night Grilling, the alternative REM song. For days when it gets dark at 4:30.

What did you do for Veterans Day?

Night Grilling, the alternative REM song. For days when it gets dark at 4:30.

What did you do for Veterans Day?

Church was packed! Matthew 25, the story about the servants stewardship of the master’s money. Making money isn’t all bad.

Ethan did a great job memorizing the parable.

Church was packed! Matthew 25, the story about the servants stewardship of the master’s money. Making money isn’t all bad.

Ethan did a great job memorizing the parable.

Kids suspended above a mall. The new world.

Kids suspended above a mall. The new world.

John Zogby was my local church analyzing the data from the election. Surprise! Obama won more votes…
Takeaways:
Democrats are getting votes communicating to specific demographics.
Liberals really believe Conservatives hate people.
Republicans struggle to get their message out.
I have a lot more in common with my liberal village friends than my conservative country voters.
Zogby is a genius when it comes to polls. Yet, I believe his stated liberal bias hurts his vision of future. Conservatives need to better share their message or they really will push the Republican Party to the brink of permanent minority.

John Zogby was my local church analyzing the data from the election. Surprise! Obama won more votes…

Takeaways:

  • Democrats are getting votes communicating to specific demographics.
  • Liberals really believe Conservatives hate people.
  • Republicans struggle to get their message out.
  • I have a lot more in common with my liberal village friends than my conservative country voters.

Zogby is a genius when it comes to polls. Yet, I believe his stated liberal bias hurts his vision of future. Conservatives need to better share their message or they really will push the Republican Party to the brink of permanent minority.

I needed that!

I needed that!