Healthcare and the Delaware

| December 30, 2009

As Christmas 2009 came and went and I reflected on the Senate vote of Christmas Eve, my mind turned to a story first heard as a child- and the famous painting of it- Washington Crossing the Delaware.

Guest Column: Apathy, Us & Sotomayor

| June 3, 2009

In the coming weeks as judge Sotomayor goes through the fire of confirmation as an US Supreme Court justice we should tune our ears to the rhetoric of both the left and the right. When we hear the screams of fear and foul play or the sweet voices of empathy and compassion, we must use our […]

Random Thoughts

| March 25, 2009

There was a good article in the Observer today by George Will, http://www.charlotteobserver.com/406/story/620066.html. There is nothing here that you don’t already know, but it is a good summary of the path that our nation is on. I was asked last week, why I had an interest in politics. I think this article by Will suggests […]