Recently, the topic of immigration has been at thew forefront of all political discussion. Questions like Who do we keep out? and Who gets to stay in? are being debated and challenged from the left and from the right. The loud uproar raised by supporters of Donald Trump are being met with the equally loud shouts of protest from […]Read more "“The City on a Hill”"
The 2016 Presidential Election is over. Donald J. Trump is President-elect, and not everyone is happy about it. Many protested the week after the election in protests much resembling those in Ferguson, Missouri of 2014/15 or the Baltimore Riots earlier this year. Burned out cars, ransacked businesses and hashtags such as “#NotmyPresident” littered Social Media. […]Read more "Changing Chiefs: The Need for a Peaceful Transition"
Last night we elected Donald Trump to the White House. No matter who your candidate was, it is time to come together as America always has and work to improve where we need to improve. I personally believe Hillary Clinton could not have done this. Again, that is my personal opinion. I said before the […]Read more "Stand by our Leaders"
Freedom prospers when religion is vibrant and the rule of law under God is acknowledged. Ronald Reagan Recently, you may have noticed that our nation is in the middle of a great struggle. We have ISIS on our doorstep, controversy in our courts, and corruption in our government. There is a great fear in this […]Read more "The Need of the People"
For the past couple of weeks I have had the pleasure of witnessing local government in action. I write for the McCormick Messenger now, and get to cover County Council meetings and have been interviewing local candidates. From seeing how a county like McCormick operates, flawed though it may be at times, I have witness […]Read more "True Freedom Lives in the States"
“Every man who loves peace, every man who loves his country, every man who loves liberty ought to have it ever before his eyes that he may cherish in his heart a due attachment to the Union of America and be able to set a due value on the means of preserving it.” – James […]Read more "Preserve our Union"
“Those who stand for nothing fall for anything.” – Alexander Hamilton We have been at it for over a year now. Debates, primaries, caucuses, insults and policy. If you follow the election or care about the nation’s future, you probably have some sort of opinion about the candidates. But now the field is narrowed down […]Read more "Whats next? The Future of the 2016 Presidential Election"