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Some things here and there you should know

6 hours 18 min ago
Your medians look like shit! And you should probably be blaming your former city council members and the staff from the not too distant past for that - not TxDOT. My friend Jaime wrote about My friend Rep. Svarzbein martyring... Brad Kanus
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There's still a county commissioners court, right?

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 9:25am
It was pretty eye opening coincidence today when opened two browser windows - one to see what Max Powers was up to. two to see what the hell was up with the county government Looks like Max and I had... Brad Kanus
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Good ideas aren't always popular ideas

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 6:26am
Once again somebody at the city is trying to create some longterm sanity when it comes to placing items on the agenda. They say it's the mayor's idea. I hear he's just the lead and that several others were pushing... Brad Kanus
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Is Moody's stance on Mary J going to hurt a run for DA?

Mon, 05/13/2019 - 8:14am
It's not a for sure thing that Joe Moody will run for District Attorney. However, you can't have a political conversation in El Paso without it being brought up. Moody himself is pretty noncommittal on it given he's really made... Brad Kanus
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City Council's awareness is their responsibility

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 6:47am
Anyone who has ever done any business with the city or submitted an RFP, RFQ or bid to the city knows that none of that happens in secret. By law the city must publicize its requests for everything in the... Brad Kanus
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Whitest guy in El Paso thanks other white guys for new white people park

Thu, 05/09/2019 - 10:43am
You can't make this up. And I promise I'm going to stop posting on this, but it's too funny to pass up. I know it's small, but it's a letter to the editor from Eliot Shapleigh that was fast-tracked into... Brad Kanus
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Process of approval for Lost Dog Land Thievery

Wed, 05/08/2019 - 9:00am
I got an email from someone who asks a lot of questions and suggests some different scenarios. Do any of you have the answer? ------------------- So City Charter section 3.11 says if a petition to place item on ballot passes... Brad Kanus
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School boards getting worse, not better

Tue, 05/07/2019 - 8:56am
I remember a time when EPISD folks were back dealing with contractors and got busted. We found out about it and what became public was probably only a very teeny tiny tip of a large iceberg. And by "probably" I... Brad Kanus
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I was way off and totally wrong (as usual) and answers to your questions

Mon, 05/06/2019 - 11:56am
Yep - you got me. I was completely off on the Lost Dog Land Grab vote. I clearly said many times it would pass with 90 percent of the vote. I couldn't have been more wrong. It was 88 percent.... Brad Kanus
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It's interesting how the budget hawks pick and choose

Wed, 05/01/2019 - 12:18pm
My friend Rich Wright is 100 percent correct in his thoughts on the waterparks HERE. How are you going to pay for it? Who is going to subsidize these parks when they don't earn their keep? Is this the best... Brad Kanus
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New Podcast! Feelings vs. Numbers

Wed, 05/01/2019 - 5:30am
Remember - this starts playing as soon as you click it. https://pinecast.com/listen/771db77c-6e4b-4aad-8d35-de295d4f7dcc.mp3 This delays https://daily-davis.pinecast.co Brad Kanus
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Lost Dog Land Thieves will cost you millions now and millions more later

Fri, 04/26/2019 - 8:32am
I know most of you don't read the El Paso Times anymore, so this may be news to you... but they reported on the Lost Dog Land Theft and they stated some facts. The biggest fact you need to know... Brad Kanus
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Latest podcast - Democratic Field and the Narrative

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 6:13pm
You can listen as soon as you click the link https://pinecast.com/listen/9ea156b1-fb87-4869-97a5-a74a44d2bff3.mp3 Brad Kanus
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Lost Dog Land Thieves trying to silence government...

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 10:22am
Would you get a load of THIS And THIS So the eight people who have declared sole ownership of YOUR LAND and are forcing YOU to spend $400,000 to make it legal now want to silence YOUR representatives on just... Brad Kanus
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I'll at least try...

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 10:41am
Do you or someone you know feel like they pay too much in taxes? How about paying too much for your water, sewer and stormwater? Do you know someone who needs a job? Do you know someone who needs an... Brad Kanus
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New Podcast #6

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 4:46pm
Here you go https://daily-davis.pinecast.co/episode/9ea156b1fb874869/episode-6-the-democratic-field-and-the-narrative Brad Kanus
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The race for mayor is far away and far from over

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 11:32am
I keep hearing about the current mayor's fundraiser and some polling. I don't really care this far out about either of those. Often polling people on a decision to be made in the very far future yields odd results. For... Brad Kanus
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Is there a positive economic impact housing asylum seekers?

Thu, 04/11/2019 - 8:35am
If you are paying attention you'll know that the federal government was looking locally for a more permanent structure to house all the asylum seekers and others "apprehended" by authorities at the border. They found the old Hoover building on... Brad Kanus
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New Podcasts are Up!

Tue, 04/09/2019 - 12:49pm
I have a few links you can use to listen iTunes https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/daily-davis/id1457733552 Spotify https://open.spotify.com/episode/07hskD7cFqcVsOqaaiFZf6?si=u2xP7LjaQtCDujnEhptezg Podcast site that opens straight to audio (put your ears on!) https://pinecast.com/listen/142d797b-6088-4bab-8d92-2fb163a28b95.mp3 Brad Kanus
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Put your asylum seeker where your mouth is

Thu, 04/04/2019 - 8:24am
El Paso is in the national spotlight these days and it's not just because our friend Beto is on a hot streak with his presidential run. The legitimate crisis of asylum seekers at the various ports of entry in the... Brad Kanus
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