Current Events, Just musing

Term limits; or, How to win my vote and prevent the do-nothing climate that led to Trump

I am not a Trump enthusiast. I am not anti-Trump either. I am trying to look at this from a pragmatic perspective and determine how we got to this point in our current political process. Trump is the symptom of a┬álarger ailment plaguing both parties, but, more specifically, the Republican party. We cannot fault Trump… Continue reading Term limits; or, How to win my vote and prevent the do-nothing climate that led to Trump

Constitution, Current Events, Federalism, Just musing

Straddling the Walls of Versailles

Henry the VIII, unhappy with the rules of the Catholic Church regarding divorce, simply usurped the commands of the Vatican, instituted the Church of England and called himself Supreme Head of the new agency. There, all better. No more threats of excommunication from Rome. When one in power doesn't get his way, he may change… Continue reading Straddling the Walls of Versailles