Margaret E. Schweigert

Write-In Candidate 2016


  Margaret Elizabeth Schweigert

 for President

Subtitle

5/31/2017      Trump pulls the U.S. out of the Paris Climate Accord, making way for new technologies                                  which are disallowed by the agreement.


Memorial Day
 Monday, May 29, 2017
We Honor Those who have died while on active duty.

 

5/09/2017           FBI Director James B. Comey fired and removed from Office by President Trump, as advised by                                          Attorney General Jeff Sessions.  I know Comey.  He is my old friend from Buffalo,  Mark Oehler.


4/29 2017                                  Marking The First 100 Days of Trump's Presidency

4/24/2017    Regarding changes to the tax code, I would draw attention to the fact that we would be smart to focus                                 much more effort on collecting the personal income taxes that are due. This effort might include                                         educating the public on how to pay taxes, and employers on how to withhold taxes due from paychecks.                             The Federal Tax Code, which provides guidance on federal tax law has become enormously complicated.                           It now contains over 70,000 pages.  What to do about these 70,000 pages?  Rollback to 1980?  Is that a                             possible route?  I understand that changes must have been seen as necessary, but can we rollback to the                           taxcode of 1980 and then amend?

4/24/2017   Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group and the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) commenced an at- sea bilateral exercise in the Philippine Sea amid tensions from North Korea.  Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain and USS Michael Murphy are part of the American strike group.

4/21/2017     Gary Cohn, speaking at the Institute of International Finance Washington Policy Summit spoke of                                      privatizing the building of  infastructure , such as power supply installations.


Easter Sunday Celebration

Steve Bannon during a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping at Mar-a Lago Resort in Florida, April 7, 2017. 

4/7/2017        The Senate voted 54 to 45 to confirm the nomination of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court.



3/28/2017      Trump Administration reverses climate change policy, pulling out of UN Climate Change Accord.

The Battle at Saratoga, (New York) fought from September 19, 1777 until October 10, 1777, handed a decisive victory to the Americans over the British in the Revolutionary War.

3/22/2017     On This Day in History:           The Stamp Act of 1765 was passed.                 

Click on the icon above to find detailed information about the Stamp Act of 1765.


Washington's Cherry Blossoms were covered in ice   3/14/2017

Cherry Blossoms Peak   Mar. 14-17, 2017

The Nation's Cherry Blossom Festival

 

President's Day     February 20, 2017

 


Congratulations, Betsy Devos.  I think worked with you in Boston's Financial District.
 


1/30/2017         Columbia University, where protests of Trump's immigration ban took place.

 1/30/2017  

Protests of Trump's ban 0f immigrants and non-immigrants from admission to the U.S. from seven Muslim majority Nations took place throughout the U.S. and internationally.  

 



Signing off, until November 9th.

I am a Democrat, and will be voting along Party lines on November 8.

12:36 p.m.

Election Day is nine weeks from today, on November 8.


The race is in the home stretch.

7:00 a.m.

Dreams Don't Work

Unless You Do.


Happy Labor Day

2016

3: 15 p.m.

Earthquake in Oklahoma  9/2/2016

While there is some controversy over the connection between "fracking" and the increase in frequency of earthquakes in Oklahoma and surrounding areas, if I were President, I would order the shut down of all wastewater wells.  Owners could then take the opportunity to demonstrate that fracking is not causing weakness to the substructure which is resulting in increasing frequency of earthquakes. 


Trump or Clinton.  Let's see who wins. I am "America's Win", but could not get out on T.V. and/or the newspapers. Both Clinton and Trump would make a terrible President.  Neither candidate has a grasp on how to fix our enormous problems. With either candidate as President, this nation would fall.  As went so many other nations, so would we go. These candidates are not up to the job.  Other countries lend us money thinking that we will elect the right President. That President is me.  Just ask our lenders.  But I am not on the ballot.  I have been blocked.  What could happen in this election, other than Trump or Clinton winning on November 8th?  I know that the future of America is at stake, and that if either of these candidates becomes President, America will fail.


If I were in the President's position, I would use a multi-pronged approach to the economy.  I would view the economic situation as fragile, since so may of our working people are in minimum wage, unskilled jobs.  Adding to the burden, many of these jobs are currently welfare jobs, meaning that the government pays the salary.  We do not have the number of high paying jobs, that is income tax producing jobs that we once did.   Where are our high risk, high income decision makers?  The technology sector is thriving and pushing forward nicely, but is not a money maker either at the corporate level nor at the employee level.  Entertainment, i.e. T.V., is an important category, but how does it make money?  Communications providers, i.e. telecommunications providers is a good category, and the government collects taxes from it.  It takes money to run a country. We have 90 million people in this country not working. 


So, 1st in planning the multi-pronged approach to working the economy is a critical analyis of where we are now.  


What is in the plus column for us as a nation?  I see the Trans-Pacific Trade Pact as providing long reaching, if unforseen benefits.  Richard Nixon opened trade with China in the late 1960's.  Who could have forseen that they would, by the 2000's be a critical source of loan money for the U.S.?  The fourteen member trade alliance smoothes the way for exports as well as imports, creating jobs and contributing to the gross national product.


Also in the plus column is our aerospace industry.  Not much of an investment opportunity to the public, but a stong industry sector in terms of tax revenues for good old Uncle Sam.


I see our people as a plus.  People here want to work.  I do not believe in job creation in the Democratic tradition. When jobs have been created in a Democratic administration, they have been government jobs.  Fine, perhaps, in the past, but I do not support job creation in that sense in these times.  Jobs in business and industry are paid for by the business or industry, not paid for by the government. We need these kinds of jobs to carry on as a Democratic Republic.  I think that government jobs should be only 27% of all jobs in the United States.


The cause of today's explosion of the spacecraft readying to be launched by the aerospace company SpaceX remains a mystery.  The launch was to take place from Cape Canaveral, Florida.  I did not know that we had civilian space launch in the U.S.  Do we regulate this activity?











Congratulations to Hillary Clinton on the nomination.


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I oppose the nomination of Hillary Clinton because I think that if nominated, she could easily become President.  This would be an enormous disaster for the United States, and our trading partners.



I am asking the appropriate Washington Court to make me the Nominee of the Democratic National Convention, as Hillary Clinton cannot legally accept the nomination because of her criminal record.  The nation is in for a surprise, a good one.



The events reported in the news regarding a possible overthrow of the government of Turkey would cause me, as President, to keep abreast of unfolding events. 7/15/'16



Protests, Arrests, Police Shootings

"I still enjoy watching a batter successfully cross home plate, but nothing thrills me more than seeing the Holy Spirit at work in hearts as the Gospel is carried into stadiums, across the airwaves and the world."


Rev. Billy Graham

I will be at the Space Shuttle Exhibit at the Intrepid Air and Space Museum in New York on Monday, July 4th from 3 p.m. until 4 p.m. I would very much like it if at least one delegate to the Convention were there to see me, so that I am no longer "sight unseen".  I am aiming for the nomination, which is a critical hurdle.  If I do not get the Democratic Nomination, I do not win the election in November.


I have decided to call an old friend, Chelsea Kehde, who is a Democratic National Convention delegate to ask her to bring some delegates to meet me on July 4th at the Intrepid Museum in New York.  As of right now, I am sight unseen.  I will call her on July 1, when I have exact details about tickets/times.

Congratulations, Gay Pride.



I am much saddened by the mass shooting in Orlando, Florida this week.  On the matter of increasing gun control, I will classify assault rifles military weapons, unavailable to civilians.




Margaret Elizabeth Schweigert has begun an effort to secure the Democrat nomination through the Nation's primary system coupled with election law. She has made claim to Democratic Nominee.  6/1/'16

8/22/2016  Case dismissed for failure to comply with Rule 8 (a).

Margaret Elizabeth Schweigert

 begins a Write In campaign

for the Nation's Primaries and Caucuses.


MARGARET ELIZABETH SCHWEIGERT

MAKING PLEDGES TO EACH STATE

IN ADVANCE OF PRIMARIES AND CAUCUSES.

 

D.C. I pledge 2 additional Federal Holidays:


(1) Benjamin Franklin Day

(2) Lady Bird Johnson Day

Vermont: I pledge snow-making regulatory control.
Oregon: I pledge covered bridge demolition.
New York: I pledge relinquishing farm support.
New York: I pledge relinquishing Federal mandate for LaGuardia Airport.  Also pledge relinquishing farm support.
South Dakota: I pledge connecting highways.


Montana: I pledge back up electricity, deliverable through telephone lines.  This will be a Federal and state expense, Montana agreeable.

New Jersey: I pledge removal of FEMA restrictions on Superstorm Sandy debris.

Indiana: I pledge Indiana Raiders relief Fund.
Wyoming: I pledge Federal planning assistance regarding water consumption.
Rhode Island: I pledge backing NFL.
Wisconsin: I pledge dairy labeling protections.
Arkansas: I pledge hot springs removal from National Registry of Historic Places.
Kentucky: I pledge Smokey Mountain lands disbursement.
Maryland: I pledge reversion road to Beltway.

Connecticut: I pledge Federal reimbursement for Sandy Hook.

Idaho: I pledge reuniti funds.

W. Virginia: I pledge Veteran's Administration support.

Pennsylvania: I pledge redistricting for State Legislators.

Washington: I pledge dredging of the Sound.

Ohio: I pledge redistricting for voting.

Arizona: I pledge air connectivity logistics plan.

Florida: I pledge FEMA funds for computer backup.

Missouri: I pledge to bring both the Democratic National Convention and the Republican National Convention to Missouri indefinitely.

California: I pledge Army, Marine Corps  and Coast Guard commands.

Hawaii: I pledge military installations in Maui. These will be Air Force and Navy or Airforce, Army and Navy.

Illinois: I pledge Relief Programs administered by Washington.

Michigan: I pledge prison reform at the county level.

Virginia: I pledge high school curriculum reform.  I pledge a rigorous education for those who want one.

Minnesota: I pledge farming supports.
Georgia: I pledge ban on trigylcerides.

North Carolina: I want to give back Smokey Mountain National Park lands to owner(s) of record.

Tennessee: I pledge to make roadwork Federally mandated.

Oklahoma: If elected, I will give Oklahoma the aid of the President in order to bring to the Justice Court the case against unlimited population growth, and a Federal Commission to bring labor practices in line with those of this Nation.



Alabama: If elected, I pledge to bring the University system under Marshall Law.
Colorado: I pledge to give Presidential support to repeal of the laws governing marihuana.

Massachusetts: I pledge trade barrier with Thailand. This tax on imports will close off all areas of trade with that country.

Maine: I have no pledge for Maine.
Alaska: I have no pledge to make to Alaska.
South Carolina: I pledge to make the beaches a National Refuge. These beaches will be protected under National Recreational Sites law.
On this, the eve of the Iowa primary, I pledge to break up National Parks land for state land.
 
Nebraska: I pledge to bring television services to non-urban areas.  I pledge also, to offer a succession plan for Comcast.