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Is the growing income gap a problem or an opportunity?

RANCHO SANTA FE, Ca., April 21, 2014 – We are a Nation that embraces diversity… at least when it comes to levels of income. There is a growing gap between the “haves” and the “have nots” in our Nation. Some choose to ignore it while others choose to exploit it.Read More…

Is taxation just a gateway drug to our spending addiction?

RANCHO SANTA FE, Ca., April 14, 2014 – It’s that time of the year again: The time when people scramble to file their taxes and pray that they don’t owe anything beyond what they’ve already paid. While our Government demonstrated fiscal responsibility for the first 125 years of its existence,Read More…

Is it just semantics, or is ‘political truth’ an oxymoron?

RANCHO SANTA FE, Ca., April 7, 2014 – Politically speaking: Whatever happened to the truth? In a country of more than 315 million people, you would think we could find a few good men and women who were familiar with that concept and capable of delivering upon it. Yet, weRead More…

Is it time to repeal the First Amendment?

RANCHO SANTA FE, Cali., March 31, 2014 – Repeal the First Amendment — a radical suggestion? Given our ever increasing tendency to ignore it, perhaps the suggestion is not that far-fetched. It’s not as if we haven’t put mistakes in the Constitution before. Prohibition is the most obvious example. TheRead More…

Does Obama care about Obamacare?

As we approach the first enrollment deadline of the Affordable Care Act on March 31st of this year, we should ask some questions: Is the Administration committed to the ACA’s success for political reasons or because of a passionate belief in the virtue of the Act? Is the President more interestedRead More…

March Madness: #1 seeds go to the U.S. and Russia in Ukraine

RANCHO SANTA FE, Ca., March 17, 2014 – March Madness is in the air and spilling into international politics. Is Ukraine the site of the global Final Four, or is it just another early round battle of a few lower seeds that serve as sacrificial lambs for the two heavyRead More…

Let FREEDOM ring in the Ukraine… and the United States

RANCHO SANTA FE, Ca., March 10, 2014 – The Ukrainian crisis seems to have caught many Americans by surprise, which is surprising in itself… or perhaps just disappointing. Our Nation and its leaders seem to be captivated by the moment; living in a Twitter-like world that carries an attention spanRead More…

3 steps to fix the political system the Parties have broken

RANCHO SANTA FE, Ca., March 3, 2014 – Our political system is dysfunctional if not completely broken. It has become so corrosive that many citizens have abandoned any hope of changing it for the better. Others are inclined to commit their blind allegiance to a particular Party; convinced that itRead More…

Will we survive the real Cold War?

RANCHO SANTA FE, Ca., February 24, 2014 –  With the recent Olympics in Sochi, Russia, many of us are reminded of the Cold War: A political, ideological and economic struggle for supremacy between two super powers. Oh … not the one between the former-Union of Soviet Socialist Republic and theRead More…

George Washington: America’s last non-partisan President

RANCHO SANTA FE, Ca., February 17, 2014 – While many Americans wonder where the apostrophe goes in President’s Day, the official title of the holiday is George Washington’s Birthday. What better way to celebrate the occasion than to interview George Washington? How would he view the United States today? WhatRead More…

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