The ‘real’ election of the President has not yet happened

The ‘real’ election of the President has not yet happened

Those who understand the Constitution know that the election of the president does not actually happen until December, this year the 19th, and never i...

December 8th, 2016 |  


Will Trump cancel Boeing’s Air Force One contracts?

President-elect Donald Trump has already begun to fulfil his promise of eliminating government waste engrained in the modern bureaucracy. With his bus...

December 8th, 2016 |  


75 years ago

Dec. 7, 1941 — so long ago. We might forget other dates in American history but not this one. On the following day President Franklin Delano Roo...

December 8th, 2016 |  


Jobs needed, not student loan forgiveness

President Barack Obama has decided to leave a lasting impression before he exists office. Obama has put in place a student debt forgiveness program wh...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Today in History

Today is Tuesday, Dec. 6, the 341st day of 2016. There are 25 days left in the year.Today’s Highlights in History:On Dec. 6, 1889, Jefferson Dav...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Washington can help to make coal cleaner

As the recent election cycle demonstrated, American politics is beset with a number of polarizing issues. Among the most obvious has been the debate o...

December 6th, 2016 |  


The blessing of being a cheerful giver

The blessing of being a cheerful giver

Every year at Christmas time, it’s common to see the bell ringers all over town standing at the red kettles of the Salvation Army. Recently, I h...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Jill Stein’s ill-fated recount to nowhere

Jill Stein and the Democratic Party have not given up yet. The most recent push against President-elect Donald Trump has been the call for recounts in...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Called to Love

Called to Love

Every one of us has a friend or a family member with quirks that drive us crazy in one way or another. Likewise, each one of us probably has quirks th...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Counting blessings during ‘Thanks-Giving’

Counting blessings during ‘Thanks-Giving’

For the past several years I have exercised the practice of writing “Thanks-Givings” in this column through the fall season. It has been a...

November 27th, 2016 |