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What Negotiation?


Last week, President Trump put forth a proposal to address the issue of children of illegal immigrants that were brought into the United States. His proposal included the following: A path to citizenship for 1.8 million “Dreamers” that would last … Continue reading

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Shutdown!


Last night, the Senate failed to pass a temporary spending bill that would keep the Federal government running. Here’s the immediate aftermath of that action: The sun still came up. No one has immediately keeled over & died as a … Continue reading

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Just a Few Thoughts


This is the time of year that no one has time or energy to do a whole lot other than trying to complete year-end work and shop for that “perfect” present for your loved ones. Doesn’t leave a whole lot … Continue reading

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Year End Random Thoughts


This time of year, I tend to reflect a bit more on the events that shaped this year.  So buckle in for one of the last year-end rants – you might want to put the coffee down now… When Fidel … Continue reading

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The Same Dance, Only Worse


Eleven years ago this month, I started writing in a personal blog.  Looking back at one of the first posts, I ran across this statement: How a President and his wife (now a Senator) were able to avoid jail while … Continue reading

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Litmus Test


On Monday evening, the first debate of the candidates for President will take place.  Ninety minutes, no breaks, no chairs, no teleprompters or earbuds, and no excuses.  Some are predicting a Hildebeast meltdown, some are predicting a Trump blow-up.  Regardless, … Continue reading

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Fifteen Years Later


Reflecting back on this day in 2001, the words “never forget” come to mind.  However, I do wonder if other people continue to remember what happened, and the implications of that amnesia. The following is a post that I wrote … Continue reading

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