Monthly Archives: October 2013

Does the White House and Congress Care What Americans think?

In a CBS News Poll conducted October 18-21, 2013, Americans responded and gave the White House and Congress some feedback on their performance relating to the handling of the recent government shutdown, budget crisis, and debt ceiling. The following are … Continue reading

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A Warning from George Washington about Political Parties

In his Farewell Address on September 17, 1796, George Washington said “However [political parties] may now and then answer popular ends, they are likely in the course of time and things, to become potent engines, by which cunning, ambitious, and … Continue reading

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Budget Cuts: In Defense of Federal Government Employees

To be transparent, I’m retired and I spent approximately 38 years working for the US Federal Government in the Department of Transportation, Department of Interior, Department of Army, and the Department of Defense. Almost all of that time was spent … Continue reading

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Washinton DC: There is an Epidemic of Poor Leadership

When a sports team continues to lose games the owner eventually will decide to make a change. Since the owner can’t afford to fire all the players on the team, he or she will typically fire the manager. “We the … Continue reading

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