Today was another disappointing day in American politics. For most of us, it was just another Tuesday; kids had to go to school, parents had to go to work, errands […]
Well, this will be controversial. For progressives and Democrats, November 8, 1994, was a shock. We were two years into the Clinton Administration and overnight, Democrats lost their majority in […]
Over the last couple of years, I have made what some may believe to be “controversial statements.” From my supportive comments towards NFL players (or anyone really) kneeling or remaining […]
I have started this post no less than four times, each time deleting up to four paragraphs of “lead in” commentary because the words were not going in the right […]
My aunt worked on Capitol Hill for the better part of 20 years (actually, it was probably more). She started in the state office of Kansas Senator Pearson and then […]
I have had two topics twirling in my head for weeks now, each itching to be written; both hopefully bi-partisan and of interest to all. They were to be edifying […]
I cannot help but wonder if last night’s vote (or I guess this morning) was the last one Senator McCain will cast in the United States Senate. Certainly, I hope […]
Trust in our traditional institutions is at an all time low, or so says the polls. What follows distrust? Disrespect.