Tag Archive | "State of the Union"

A New President Obama? Thoughts on State of the Union 2013

Thursday, February 14, 2013

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  For years, I’ve had a pet peeve with President Obama. I knew he wasn’t as progressive as many Democrats thought he was in 2008. Don’t get me wrong — I voted for Barack Obama in 2008 ad 2012. But …

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You’re More Than a Guest in the First Lady’s Seating Box

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

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The White House just released the list of guests who will be joining Michelle Obama in the traditional First Lady’s Seating Box for the State of the Union address. There are always some Americans invited whose stories are personally compelling …

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Can’t Afford to Invest in Education? Good Luck to Our Future

Saturday, January 29, 2011

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This week, the Washington Post reported on a top-performing school in Montgomery County, Maryland that is failing under the warped guidelines of No Child Left Behind. It reminded me of a post I wrote about a year ago after …

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