When I cast my votes yesterday, I didn’t have a choice when it came to either my Senator or my Representative: It was Democrat-Dee versus Democrat-Dum in both cases, because open primaries in this Blue state had ensured that, by the time the election rolled around, Republicans had vanished entirely. It’s not only Republican candidates who are vanishing. As Kimberly Strassel explains, Democrats across America are repeating the strategies that Southern Democrats used in the old Jim Crow days: they’re harassing, prosecuting, and blackmailing conservatives into backing off from the free speech guaranteed them under the Constitution:
Due to a change in Social Security regulations that took place on April 30th 2016, you can now add as much as a potential $570 to your monthly benefits… Just by contacting the SS administration and saying ONE simple word.
That’s an extra $6,840 a year!