Dennis Kucinich versus Marcy Kaptur Congressional Race

War is a Crime blogger David Swanson recommends that the election that we should be watching is the congressional district nine race pitting Democratic incumbents and .  For those of us in this congressional district that stretches all the way from to Cleveland along Lake Erie, this race is all the more important.  This heavily Democratic district is a bizarre child of driven redistricting.  Is it any surprise that the Republicans have created a district that looks like a snake!  Rep. has been my congressional representative as long as I have lived in , about 25 years.  Having a hundred more representatives like in would be an improvement, a vast improvement.  However, this is even more so true for .  While I would characterize Marcy captor as a , I would characterize as a , that is with being a as a great thing.  Unfortunately, the Republicans have intentionally set up these incumbents, so that one of them will lose.  Ms. Kaptur has served her district well.  However, I believe that is distinctly a better choice.  I submit that the issue raised in the above cited article, opposition to , profoundly favors , that is, of course, if you are opposed to like I am.  The and conviction to truly oppose is a rare thing, even among Democrats.  has this !  Also, Mr. Kucinich has the know-how and on a wide range of issues.  No one could fairly characterize him as a single issue candidate or narrow in his scope.  One issue that strikes very close to home for me, quite literally, is nuclear .  The Davis Bessie nuclear plant nearby has arguably the worst safety record of any nuclear plant in operation in the world today.  has been a leading advocate in to close this dangerous and unneeded nuclear plant.  Unfortunately, Rep. Kaptur has couched this issue in terms of , even though they would be dangerous and unsustainable .  While losing Ms. Kaptur to the House would definitely be a , losing would be an even much greater .  May prevail!

 

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