Election season For the People of Orem – Hans Andersen and Claude Richards

  [UPDATE: The primary election results are in – and both Hans Andersen and Claude Richards will be continuing on into the general election season. For the specifics pertaining to the election numbers, feel free to visit the city website¬†here. Although this is a temporary victory to be celebrated – the reality is, the work […]

Tales of the Happy Valley “Gestapo”

[Note: Due to the fact that many of the readers of this blog happen to live in and around Utah Valley, I felt that this article would be well worth re-posting on this site – although it is worth a read regardless of whether or not you do live around the jurisdiction of the City […]

City of Orem General Election Results and Reaction

Hope, like the sun, encourages life and yet, in unhealthy heavy doses, burns many! It is conceded that some optimism is always healthy for the soul, but one must also remember that disappointment comes with any unmet expectation. That possibly very poor little analogy is about as succinct as I can be in describing my […]

To the People of Orem: Vote No To the proposed Orem City Tax “Adjustment” (a.k.a. Increase)

Please vote No to the proposed City of Orem Property Tax Increase. With any ballot initiative, it is good to understand the history and true purpose behind the forces driving it. This is yet another good example of the need for Facts to be submitted to a candid world, and for the principles of free […]

To the People of Orem: Get out and support Wayne Burr and Sharon Anderson for Orem City Council!

It is a very rare opportunity for people in this day and age to have a real choice in political elections. The moral state of the people at large is one of ignorance, apathy, and a very dangerous insensitivity to the moral issues surrounding the concept of individual freedom and the rights of Man. It […]

To the People of Orem: Please Fight the “CARE” Tax Renewal!; Correct a rejection of True Republicanism

The “Cultural Art and Recreation Enrichment” Tax is up for renewal and is on the November Ballot. Otherwise known as the CARE Tax, it is a 1/10 of 1% local sales tax that was approved by a majority of voters back in November 2005. This tax money is allocated by city council vote in the […]

Meet the Candidates Night Video (July 11, 2013)

For those who missed the first Meet the Candidates Night, you can find the video of the speeches from the candidates¬†here. My speech starts about 34:17 and ends at about 37:41 [For some reason they, ‘by request’, disabled the ability to embed this video.]