Functioning Government or Gridlock

05/30/2017  Functioning Government or Gridlock There's a popular conception, I prefer misconception, that the best government is one which does nothing, one that is in perpetual gridlock. That way no one else gets screwed and no other problems get "solved" or we don't end up with a solution in search of a problem as so … Continue reading Functioning Government or Gridlock

Politics in Government – Who Knew

05/26/2017 Politics in Government - Who Knew Who would have thought there was politics in government. Don't we all get along and discuss problems? Work things out so we get the best answer? That's the original idea but as you can see things have changed slightly such that a few individuals have pushed for their … Continue reading Politics in Government – Who Knew

How things look with adults running things

05/21/2017 How things look with adults running things Emotion seems out of place, complex ideas are used to solve multifaceted problems, Childish antics by spoiled dictators and religious leaders are called out for what they are and bad actions actually have consequences. Plans are put in place and agreements made that countries with different philosophies … Continue reading How things look with adults running things

Honesty and Integrity – Pillars of the American Media

05/16/2017 Honesty and Integrity - Pillars of the American Media Or at least that was the idea at one time, it seems that this isn't as important as it once was. I think Woodward and Bernstein probably held to these ideals at the time they reported on Nixon and Watergate. They revealed a side of … Continue reading Honesty and Integrity – Pillars of the American Media

Health Care in need of real medical treatment

05/04/2017 Health Care in need of real medical treatment "We have to pass it to see what's in it", the infamous quote put forth by one of the "respected" Aristocratic incumbents. Now it's all about the "back room dealing" to put forth a new health care bill. Under the leadership of Harry Reid and for … Continue reading Health Care in need of real medical treatment