Ernest Banks views things as a Centrist. He's a military veteran. He's worked for government as well as the private sector jobs. He's a soft hearted person of many talents, with many interests, holding as many as 14 different degrees in different areas. He runs the small political group Anything Politics, and enjoys bringing his own non-partisan solutions to today's issues
Tara Laverdiere is a mom, employee, and college student. She has a bachelor of science in health science and is currently finishing up her MBA. She has two children (a brilliant preteen girl and a very busy little boy). When she gets a moment to relax, one of her favorite hobbies is debating politics online.
Molly Malloy Cooper
Molly Malloy Cooper is a Senior Lecturer of Economics at The Ohio State University. She received her BA in Economics and Japanese from the University of Notre Dame and her Ph.D. in Economics from Ohio State. She is a free-market conservative who feels ill represented by either party.She is also a wife and mother of two teenagers. In her spare time she tries to demonstrate why free market principles whenever possible yield the most efficient outcomes to strangers on the internet
Kevin is a television writer and producer who has written for "Saturday Night Live," "Night Court," "Boy Meets World," and other network TV comedy series. A moderate Democrat, he also writes political columns and co-host for the The More Perfect Union." blog and other online news outlets. Kevin became a County Coordinator for Jerry Brown's 1982 Senate campaign and has done volunteer work on the presidential campaigns of Wesley Clark, John Kerry and Barack Obama. He is a professional writer and screenwriting instructor,
Jeff Krohn is hoping this time his attempt at growing a beard will finally take. He's a political junkie, trained in Poli Sci with almost a masters at a leading University, former small business owner, world vagabond, active hopeless stand up comic, parent, steward of a National Historic Monument, and believes the Vikings will win this Super Bowl. Skol!
Kathleen Huddleston is a cultural anthropologist by training who tries to deeply understand and respect all points of view. This means she's apt to argue with herself on occasion. She considers herself a Roosevelt stye Democrat.
John is the father of the two best kids ever. He is a former engineering department head who now contracts land clearing and maintenance. He is a reformed conservative who leans left on most issues. John is always right about everything. He is also webmaster for this website.
Wendy Hixson-Young is a coffee addict, a music junkie, an insomniac, and a casual dork. She studied broadcasting and journalism, and she worked in radio for many years. Wendy lives with her husband and two children in Pennsylvania.
Wally Gold is a Father and Grandfather. Degree in Business Management. Computer Programing degree in the early years. Planner assisting in the development of Biodiesel plants in the US and China starting in 2005 to 2010 ...Member of Iowa Biofuel state association 2006 to 2009 .. John Edwards consultant for Biodiesel when he ran for President and later writer of President Obama's first Biofuels basic platform on Biofuels for his first campaign. Politically liberal leaning with a few strong conservative values. He is as likely to argue or debate on any given side of almost any position
John M. Frick
John M. Frick is a board-certified civil trial attorney in North Texas who has been active in local party politics for decades. He has been a precinct chair and member of his party's county executive committee, and has served as a delegate to county, district, and state conventions. He identifies himself as a Tea Party Republican and often describes his political philosophy as a conservative, progressive classic liberal.
Rebecca is a mother and grandmother. She has a degree in art and works with children. A political orphan, she is unaffiliated but advocates for civility and respectful discussion.
Paul Block is a Television/Internet Producer/Executive Producer with between 6 and 8,000 hours of programming under his gratefully diminishing belt. Major credits include The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson, approximately 40-50 TV specials or series (mostly talk, variety or comedy} for HBO, Showtime, NBC, Lifetime, CBC, PBS, Group W, TechTV, Viacom, the creation of IPTV's Pajamas Media TV, and more. A partial list of credits is on IMDB. Paul is from NY, LA, SF, B.C., and now lives in Portland, Oregon with Gila Lane, his gallerist wife, two daughters and four grand kids.
Marc Siegel is a father and grandfather, age 68. I live in outside of Cleveland Ohio where I am a CEO of a small wholesale produce distributor. I studied political science and debate at Kent State University, ( I was there for the shootings in 1970), and I have been active in local Democratic politics since 1965 when I was involved in the Freedom Summer project with SNCC.
I'm an active member, single mom and enjoy my job as a dog groomer, animals and advocacy are my passion. I give a voice to the voiceless. I am a life long proud liberal and enjoy debating politics.
Sally C Kuehne
Murdock is a active member married homemaker and mother of two. She considers herself an independent and feels neither party represent her political view in totality. She has been on her own since the age of 15 years old and can relate to a lot of the struggles of the working poor to the middle class.