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The 'People's House'?

We’ve heard much talk in Frankfort from the “New Majority” about this Republican supermajority titling themselves the “People’s House.” They just don’t clarify, though, which people they mean. 703 more words

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Christmas Morning 2016

The boys had Santa deliver their presents at our house this year.  Their house is still torn up with remodeling projects ongoing.  Having the boys there on Christmas morning made the magical experience even more special.   14 more words


An open letter to the Republican members of Congress of the United States.

I have voted a Republican ticket for at least 20 years or more. 417 more words


Alec & Riley - A Dogs, Bats & Monkeys Series One-Shot

Sometimes brief interactions and a few words are enough to reveal something about a character or raise more questions we’d like to entertain ourselves by musing over. 2,521 more words


Dominion Resources embraces a post-truth world

This post was co-written with Seth Heald, an attorney currently serving as Chair of the Virginia Chapter of the Sierra Club.

Donald Trump’s campaign for president upended the conventional wisdom that politicians must treat voters with honesty and respect. 1,122 more words


Alec (Slater Brothers #2)

Author: L. A. Casey

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

Keela Daley is the black sheep of her family. She has always come second to her younger cousin Micah. 479 more words


Spin and ideology are no substitute for good policy

Brace yourselves for public policy backed by nothing but spin and ideology in Iowa. A good example: tax policy.

Senator Bill Dix, who will be the new majority leader in the Iowa Senate with a comfortable nine or potentially 10-vote edge, offers a strident approach for the coming legislative session in… 505 more words