Gridlock in Washington

I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them. – Thomas Jefferson The nation’s capital is facing a dire situation – Congress is in gridlock. Nothing is getting done, change is not coming, and America is not […]

Another Palinism

Former governor of Alaska Sarah Palin is at it again. Over the weekend she sat down with USA Today to discuss “politics” – or her extraordinarily skewed version of the word – and her new book Good Tidings and Great Joy: Protecting the Heart of Christmas because Christians along with everyone else seem to have […]

And So It Begins

Today marks the beginning of a few things. It’s the beginning of a new month, the start of Halloween festivities, and the first day of the government shutdown. First time in 17 years, actually – but if you didn’t know that, you’re either: a) living under a rock, b) deaf, c) completely and utterly clueless, […]

Let’s Call It What It Is – The Affordable Care Act

The Affordable Care Act (ACA), more widely recognized as Obamacare, is fueling fires once again. This month, states are seeing an influx of both supporters and critics of the Affordable Care Act holding events such as the Heritage Foundation tour to house parties sponsored by Organizing for Action. Three years later, we still have more […]