This summer, my nephew became interested in collecting state quarters. When she was a kid, my sister collected baseball cards and stamps, so perhaps this early interest is in his […]
In 1918 President Wilson created the National War Labor Board. It was made up of twelve members from business and labor with an objective being to ensure that labor strikes […]
In September 1996, then President Bill Clinton signed into law the “Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act.” Having been very aware of the political headwinds at that time, I […]
*I posted this on Facebook in January 2017 before Inauguration Day. Over the last couple of months, a few people have told me how much they have enjoyed my political […]
A warning to all readers: this is long and bitterly sarcastic. Read at your own risk. Climate change. It seems simple enough. The scientific community overwhelmingly agrees that the earth […]
What’s up with defunding Planned Parenthood? So it looks like we survived the G20 – if survival means, “try not to embarrass the United States more than your last trip […]
The United States has been at war since December 2001 but war has never been declared. Isn't that a problem?