IS IT TRUE that City Council attorney Joshua Claybourn of Newburgh who with considerable media coverage withdrew as an Indiana delegate to the Republican National Convention and in his prepared statement said “he cannot in good conscience attend a convention supporting Donald Trump”, attended Donald Trump’s Evansville rally at the ONB Events Plaza as a backroom VIP guest? … that Josh Claybourn disdain for Trump didn’t stop him from accepting a backstage pass to the local appearance by the Donald and taking a smiling “thumbs up” picture with him? …it looks like Mr. Claybourn finally got his 15 minutes of fame? …we would like for the real Josh Claybourn to stand up and be counted?
IS IT TRUE that it looks like the video of the last City Council meeting has been altered by someone in authority? …the segment at the end the meeting has been erased? …the section that was erased had to do with the discussion between City Councilman Dan McGinn, Dr. Dan Adams and George Lumley? …could the reason why this video segment was erased was Mr. Lumley took them to task and made both of them look bad? …it looks like censorship is well and alive at the Civic Center?
IS IT TRUE we are extremely taken aback by the results of the primary race for County Commissioner District #3? … Cheryl Musgrave political machine flexed its muscle by helping her win her race with 50% of the votes? … one of our most favorite conservative people, Brenda Bergwitz ran a very positive and aggressive campaign? …we hope Brenda will continue to stay engaged in politics? ….Alex Schmitt would had been better off if he would had ran for a position like County Council? ..it seems like Alex is a reasonably nice person that received bad political advise?
IS IT TRUE we would like to congratulate District 77 State Representative candidates for providing us with positive, aggressive and an issue driven campaign? …who ever did the marketing campaign for Brandon Lee Ferguson did a masterful job? … Mr. Ferguson is extremely likable and we predict that we haven’t seen the last of him? …Lori Sherman almost became the first black female attorney to ever win District 77 State Representative Democratic primary election? …you can bet that the voters hasn’t seen the last of Ms. Sherman name placed on a ballot? …we predict that Lori Sherman will be a political force to deal with in the future?…election day belong to young and well liked attorney Ryan Hatfield? …Ryan’s comes from a well known and established political family which proved to be the difference that put him over the top in this extremely competitive race? …his Republican opponent better beware because Ryan Hatfield has shown that he is one hell of a campaigner?
IS IT TRUE that Zachary Heronemus and Elliot Howard both run an extremely positive campaigns? …they attended every political gathering and conducted impressive door to door campaigns? …we congratulate both young men for providing the voters with the closest race of the day? …we predict that the general election race for Clerk Of The Circuit Court is going to be an ole fashion political barn burner?
IS IT TRUE that Ann Ennis give District 64 State Representative Thomas W Washburn more than he wanted and much more? …if Mrs. Ennis would had focus on Mr. Washburn know-it- all attitude she could had sent him packing? …we predict that there shall be something positive in the Ann Ennis political horizon?
IS IT TRUE that Republican State Representative candidate for District 78 Johnny Kincaid ran one hell of a race? …the votes he received was truly impressive? …having a well known campaign manager by the name of Phillip Davis didn’t hurt him either? …we also give three cheers to William Billy Garrett and Henrietta Jenkins for running an aggressive and issue based campaigns? …you can bet we shall be seeing the names of William Billy Garrett and Henrietta Jenkins on future ballots? ….both individuals are very nice people?
IS IT TRUE its hard to believe that Republican Dale McCuiston a withdrawn candidate for County Commissioner District #1 race received a whooping 18,460 complimentary vote? …unopposed Democratic District #1 candidate Ben Shoulders received an impressive 13,235 votes in his race? …we predict that Ben Shoulders name may one day appear on the ballot as a candidate for Mayor of Evansville?
IS IT TRUE the Republican race for Clerk of The Circuit Court was extremely interesting? …its sad that two extremely well respected ladies had to run against each other? …Carla Hayden ruled the day by handily defeating Connie Carrier ? …it looks like local GOP party Chairman Wayne Parkes endorsement help Mrs. Hayden to win this extremely competitive race? …we also know that the endorsement of former Clerk of The Circuit Court and County Commissioner Marsha Abell proved to be extremely valuable to the primary election win for Mrs. Hayden?
IS IT TRUE the most effective and hard working District #78 State Representative Holli Sullivan received an impressive 7,325 complimentary votes from the people of her District? …Holli is becoming to be known as the “go to gal” in the House of Representative side to get things done?
IS IT TRUE County Commissioner Steve Melcher votes shows that he still enjoy strong support among Democrats? …County Coroner candidate Steve Lockyear complimentary votes tell us that if any Republican are considering to take him on in the general election they better be ready for an uphill political battle?
IS IT TRUE next Monday we shall do some additional IS IT TRUE primary election recaps?
FOOTNOTE: todays “Readers Poll” question is: Do you feel that Joshua Claybourn should had withdrawn as an Indiana delegate to the Republican National Convention?
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