How Do We Fix It?  You and Me.  Our Role in Partisan Divide

 How many times have you heard someone say: "I'm fed up with the campaign and politics in general." That's hardly surprising at a time when media coverage has focused on personal insults, name-calling and partisan gridlock, instead of governance and compromise. But much of this is our fault. Not just the politicians.  From older angry … Continue reading How Do We Fix It?  You and Me.  Our Role in Partisan Divide

How Do We Fix It? 2 Cheers For Compromise 

   Ready for a word that Donald Trump or Bernie Sanders would consider to be an obscenity?   Compromise. Insults, anger and disgust are in, while deal-making, compromise and governance are so old school.  We're all too busy having a national hissy fit to sit down and do the boring, important stuff.  My friend Mark … Continue reading How Do We Fix It? 2 Cheers For Compromise