…Mull It Over

It’s time for your weekly reminder (from me, anyway) that there’s a lot of political craziness going on out there. Last week I wrote about paying attention and educating yourself. So, what I’m about to say might seem a bit contradictory — step away from the Mueller coverage.

…Have a Ripple Effect

It’s time for a pep talk of the political variety. I know, it’s a Tuesday and summer and it’s raining and really hot and…we’re out of excuses. So let’s do this. We’re just barely under a year out from when the DNC will announce the victor of the 2020 Democratic Party presidential clusterf…primaries. Then the…

…Make Waves

Today, the 116th U.S. Congress is sworn in. For many, hopes are high and so are expectations. It’s easy to see why. This is the most diverse Congress in U.S. history. That’s diversity across the board — race, religion, and most notably gender.

…Restore Order

In spite of Congress’ best efforts, today the government shutdown ended. You’ll notice there’s no exclamation point at the end of that sentence.  I assure you, that is not an oversight.  If there was one, it would be an exclamation point of outrage and astonishment. Today, we avoided a complete catastrophe, true.  But we literally…

…look the other way

Well folks, it’s Friday. Sorry for the lack of exclamation point, but this is more of a statement/public service for those who may have lost track. You know how it is when you take a break from your usual routine, for instance your job. It’s amazing how quickly you can lose track of the day…

…Have Confidence

What do blogs, banks and Congress all have in common? Give up? Well it seems they’ve all lost the confidence of the American people, or at least the ones who participated in Associated Press-National Constitution Center poll (we love our polls here at the Crusade). Now I’m just going to assume that the blogs to…