Category: Public Policy

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Steve Bannon – Calls Leading Left-wing Reporter to Chat

Steve Bannon – Calls Leading Left-wing Reporter to Chat

While not knowing what would motivate Steve Bannon to call up one of the most veteran reporters from the liberal left point of view, it appears that h ...
Blue Dogs are Not Always Democrats

Blue Dogs are Not Always Democrats

What could possibly go wrong with the current administration's destruction of EPA regulations? Well, if you don't value your water, nor the air you ...
Republican Mo Brooks Says that Sick People Don’t Deserve Health Care

Republican Mo Brooks Says that Sick People Don’t Deserve Health Care

Representative Mo Brooks from Alabama revealed the underlying thought as to why sick people don't deserve affordable care from the Republican majority ...
PEOTUS Cabinet Choices – and Civil Rights

PEOTUS Cabinet Choices – and Civil Rights

I've been listening to the dialog on both sides of the aisle about the various Cabinet choices during this transition period from President Obama to P ...
Fear Mongering in an Age of Historically Low Crime Levels

Fear Mongering in an Age of Historically Low Crime Levels

I have a bold statement for you: Crime in the USA is at the lowest levels since the 1970's. This is much more of an editorial approach than I typic ...
Voter ID Laws and Voter Fraud: I was Wrong – Are You?

Voter ID Laws and Voter Fraud: I was Wrong – Are You?

I know this comes as a shock to those of you who know me.  So, brace yourself, but this is the second blog post where I'm admitting I was wrong. Li ...
Why Can’t We Just Vote On-Line in the USA?

Why Can’t We Just Vote On-Line in the USA?

Based on the anecdotal evidence of listening to some of my friends talking - I believe there is a temptation by the average person today to just want ...
Rapist Austin Wilkerson Granted the Privilege of Being Young and White

Rapist Austin Wilkerson Granted the Privilege of Being Young and White

It seems we have a number of justices in the country that need to be replaced in the USA.  Hot on the heels of the Stanford rape case a few months ...
What If We Were ALL Wrong About Illegal Immigration?

What If We Were ALL Wrong About Illegal Immigration?

I guess I've heard so much about illegal immigration over so many years of my life - that I have some what blindly assumed there were thousands (if no ...
Mississippi Prison Revenues Down

Mississippi Prison Revenues Down

Often in discussions with friends about the need for substantive reform in our prison systems; the standard rebuttal I hear is the "prison industrial ...
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