Vaccine Mandates

Vaccine mandates may be the only way for the United States to end the coronavirus pandemic. Read the rest of this entry »

“No Man is an Island”

The vaccine-hesitant endanger everyone, not just themselves, by their selfishness. Read the rest of this entry »

Guns for Hire

South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem’s decision to accept private funding for the state’s National Guard sets a dangerous precedent. Read the rest of this entry »

Win More

Democratic strategy to overcome Republican voter suppression laws may rely, in the end, on out-organizing and beating their opponents at the polls. Read the rest of this entry »

Indefensible

Democrats opposing the elimination of the filibuster would allow a minority to overturn American democracy. Read the rest of this entry »

Time to Consider a Wealth Tax

The huge gap between rich and the poor and the public appetite for federal spending calls for consideration of a wealth tax. Read the rest of this entry »

The Shamelessness of Mitch McConnell

Senator Mitch McConnell is shameless in his pursuit of a conservative majority on the Supreme Court. Read the rest of this entry »

Democrats at a Crossroad

Democrats must find a way to pass important parts of President Biden’s agenda soon, or risk running in 2022 with few legislative successes. Read the rest of this entry »

Manchin Refuses to Yield

West Virginia Democratic Senator Joe Manchin says he is committed to seeking bipartisanship in Congress. He is on a fool’s errand. Read the rest of this entry »

Some Good News! But, Wait…

The federal government’s intervention to help suffering Americans has worked. Now, it is time for Democrats to act on the rest of President Biden’s agenda. Read the rest of this entry »