Thursday, December 16th, 2010 10:59:52

Obama Finds Out Governing is Hard

Then-candidate Barack Obama's audacity was the talk of his campaign and of his first two years in office. With his party in control of both the House of Representatives and the Senate, he was able to push through policies that....

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Thursday, December 9th, 2010 10:58:59

The Obama Administration’s Flawed Foundation

Whose money is it anyway? The government's money or the people's money? The answer to this seemingly simple question is important. "Republicans have a different view," Barack Obama noted Tuesday when remarking on the tax cut and unemployment extension compromise.....

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Thursday, December 2nd, 2010 10:58:18

A Failure to Communicate

"What we've got here is a failure to communicate," said the warden of the rural Florida prison as he stood looming over "Luke," slapping nunchucks in his hands. Luke, the prisoner, was lying on the ground, having been knocked into....

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Thursday, November 25th, 2010 10:56:32

Thanksgiving for Leaders

Thanksgiving is a time to pause, reflect and be thankful. Unlike other holidays, it's not about the gifts, the giving or the getting, but about appreciation and gratitude. This week, I have been reflecting on the many things for which....

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Thursday, November 18th, 2010 10:55:51

Obama’s Uncertain Economy No Good for Business

Businesses need predictability to plan, invest and expand. Is this a theoretical understanding of how businesses work? No -- it comes from the reality of practice. While earning an MBA in finance and the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, I learned....

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Thursday, November 11th, 2010 10:55:02

Veterans Day Thank You

This week we celebrate Veterans Day, a day of appreciation and gratitude for all who have served in the United States Armed Forces. My grandfather served as a career Army officer. My father grew up moving from base to base....

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Thursday, November 4th, 2010 10:54:23

Newt Gingrich’s Take on 2010 and Beyond

My first election memory is from 1974, when I was 7 years old. President Nixon had recently resigned, succeeded by Gerald Ford. The Democratic Party picked up 49 seats in the House for a total of 291. In the Senate,....

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Thursday, October 28th, 2010 10:52:34

Our System Works

We have a unique system of government. It began when we declared our independence from England on July 4, 1776. As a people, we had become increasingly unhappy with leaders in England making decisions that affected our lives and our....

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Thursday, October 21st, 2010 10:51:36

Nothing to Fear but More Government

This past weekend, in campaign events, President Obama used fear to talk about fear. He wrapped up the campaign weekend Sunday night at a rally in Ohio, where he went Hollywood to make his point that special interest groups are....

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Thursday, October 14th, 2010 10:50:56

Obama Looking for Hope in All the Wrong Places

Last month, at a CNBC-sponsored town hall meeting in Washington, President Barack Obama was forcefully questioned by Velma Hart, one of his supporters from the 2008 campaign. An African-American and the chief financial officer of AMVETS, a veterans' group, she....

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