Category Archives: Political Discourse

Why should you care if the government can store your phone records and email?


Are you bothered by the recent news about the incredible level of snooping being done by the U.S. Government?  What exactly is the problem? “The NSA has built an infrastructure that allows it to intercept almost everything. If I wanted … Continue reading

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What the Hell is going on with our economy?


If you’ve ever asked yourself or others the above question, as I have … then keep reading. Personally, I do a LOT of reading to develop a broad understanding of all things impacting our family and finances.  I’m constantly scouring books, magazines, … Continue reading

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Michigan 2012 Key Dates in Politics


Anyone in Michigan should be made aware of the following political dates and deadlines: February 28 – Presidential Primary May 3 – County Conventions May 8 – Vote for Clarkston Community Schools $20,000,000 Bond  (date not yet definite) May 15 … Continue reading

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Should the Goal be “No Labels” or “No Fables”?


I’m constantly surprised by the ways people can get sucked into things that sound good on the surface but have no real substance.

But do good intentions help to solve real problems? What beliefs and values do these people and organizations subscribe to in order to guide their thinking, if anything? Do they have positions on anything, or are they just wanting to “go with the flow” espoused by their leaders?

Personally, I just want people, politicians and special interest groups to give me the truth – – no fables or half-truths – – and then we can have an intelligent conversation about we need to do to fix something and move the country forward. Until we quit shouting at one another and deal with the brutal facts we are facing, we will never fix what ails us in America.
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