Tag Archive | "Congress"

Dear Congress, We’re Not Stupid

Thursday, February 16, 2012

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  White guy, white guy, white guy, white guy with a yamulke, black guy. I don’t have an image I can show, but that’s how I would describe the witnesses invited to Capitol Hill by Republican Congressman Darrell Issa (also …

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Mothers of Intention: Moms are the New Activists!

Tuesday, November 1, 2011

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Yup, that's me there with Nancy Pelosi!   If someone asked you to take a day out of your life to help mothers and children who are the poorest of the poor, who need the things we take for granted …

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Mothers of Intention — Holiday Lame Duck Edition

Wednesday, December 22, 2010

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This time of year, it’s easy to feel like a lame duck.  Congress claims it can’t get anything done because some people are on the way out and others are on the way in.  As evidenced by the doings …

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Five Budget Holiday Gifts for Congress

Tuesday, December 7, 2010

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As Congress and the President have been battling it out over who is getting holiday “gifts” of tax cuts and other legislative goodies, it’s made me think that maybe we should be giving them a little something for the December …

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Hey Tom Colicchio, If Congress Doesn’t Like Good Food for America’s Kids, Can You Tell Them to ‘Pack Their Knives & Go?’

Saturday, July 31, 2010

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I’m guessing that there aren’t too many members of Congress who’ve ever had to worry about whether their kids were getting healthy, nutritious food.  Is that why many don’t care about the issue — because they’ve had no personal experience …

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