Donald Trump

Stunning Hypocrisy

Stunning, breathtaking hypocrisy. Those are the words that come to mind as Tom McClintock once again expresses his full support for Donald Trump’s power-grab. During the Obama administration, McClintock railed …

Helen, a five-year-old from Honduras, was detained by the Trump Administration.

Go Home and Get in Line

Go home and get in line. That’s this writer’s most stark memory of a Tom McClintock town hall early last year. And that’s one of the reasons I’m so committed …

Donald Trump and Paul Ryan smirking

When Will Their Greed Be Sated?

In a well-functioning government, our representatives would evaluate policy based on facts and experience, and enact laws designed to actually improve people’s lives. But we do not have a well-functioning …

Kavanaugh is Mad

Does the Truth Matter?

A few years ago, the answer to this question from both sides of the political divide would have been the same. We had different truths – our news sources have …

Families with young children

The Children in Our Care

Most of us can agree that when government assumes the responsibility for a child, it has an overriding commitment to care for that child and ensure the child’s safety and …

Our Tax Dollars at Work

The Trump Administration’s zero-tolerance policy toward immigrants has led to the imprisonment of thousands of children in impromptu detention centers across the Nation, in what has now become a billion-dollar …

Cruelty, Based on Lies

Our President wants us to believe that his policies are designed to keep us safe, but he’s lying to us. And he’s doing his best to build a government based …

Rule By Whim

We are a Nation of laws. Nobody, not even the President, is above the law. This foundational principle keeps us from sliding away from democracy into a government like the …