A few things that weren’t prominent in the news.
For the past two weeks, the spending bill and threat of a federal government shutdown has been the front page news … and the 2nd and 3rd page news. The other big news was whether Oprah Winfrey might one day run for president, and the allegations that Trump paid $130,000 to a porn star, Stormy Daniels, to keep her quiet about an affair. I have repeatedly upheld the rights to a free press, and will continue to do so as long as there is breath in this body, but I do wish that our legitimate press would find a way toward better balance. So, here are a few snippets that you may have missed in the glare of the partisan bickering and trumpeting over the past two weeks.
Not a racist???
Kansas State Representative Steve Alford is a 75-year-old white Republican. Alford was giving a speech at a…
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