Jim Redelfs

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Professional Driver Retired Telecommunications Utility Technician

Home town

Elkhorn

Jim Redelfs

Peer pressure isn’t just huge - it’s GIGANTIC! Even the best parenting is too often overridden by peer pressure. For the relatively few years we have our offspring to ourselves at home, we give them our best “shot”. Buckle-up. No alcohol or drugs. Even so, too often the finest, best behav…

Jim Redelfs

Does the nine-year-old know how to hot-wire cars? Assuming NO, one might consider securing the ignition keys. 🤪 Sadly, I suspect we’ll read more about this child.


Jim Redelfs

Are you sitting down? Try this: ELIMINATE the federal minimum wage. Problem solved.


Jim Redelfs

For years, there has been an acute shortage of school bus drivers. Not only is the situation NOT expected to improve, it is predicted to worsen. Virtually every school day, managers and dispatchers struggle to ensure coverage of every route. The reasons for this are many and none are easi…

Jim Redelfs

I have far more faith in the crime expertise of just ONE, average, experienced police officer than all the Social Work, B.A. and Art History degrees put together. Being elected to the Douglas County Board suggests NOTHING beyond the ability to be elected. Indeed, given the presence of a r…

Jim Redelfs

We are at a fundamental, likely irreconcilable impasse: You believe there is a problem, perhaps even a SERIOUS problem. I don’t, at least, not domestically.

There is nothing wrong with landfills and we are not running out of space for them. Modern operations are not injurious t…

Jim Redelfs

Hang tough, Councilman Pahls. Government has NO business micro-managing business, particularly regarding its use of plastic bags. Doing so is as inane as the U.S. Congress dealing with incandescent light bulbs.

If the desire is truly to reduce litter, we need only to wait until …

Jim Redelfs

Unless you’re one of the too many folks that leave less than 10 kilobytes of storage available on your smartphone, one would think that, if you’ve been threatened by a gun shot and called the N-word, you’d let the video roll until you’re at least a few blocks away.

Irony: The “ra…

Jim Redelfs

Jim Bechtel wrote:

> I had to laugh when I got to JR's
> ”clear tenets of The Holy Bible."

You’re welcome.

> I bet like most Christians he's never actually read it.

You would lose the bet, kind sir.

> Two points:

Jim Redelfs

Middle school-aged children, left to their own devices, would never even think to take such a stand during their confirmation were it not for numerous agenda-driven adults shamefully directing them.

It’s time for the LGBTQRSTUVW.T.F. faction of First “United” (note quotes) to “get…