April 12, 2017 RSS feed / Opinions

Fiscal court protects coal and gas firms, ignores county needs

Again this week, the Letcher Fiscal Court demonstrated that it is incapable of solving the county’s financial problems.  More...

Upholding American values more important that politics

WASHINGTON  On Aug. 20, 1998, American Tomahawk cruise missiles hit sites in Afghanistan and Sudan in retaliation for attacks on U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania. More...

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New laws coming

I’ve enjoyed talking to so many of you about the many issues we faced and the final decisions that were made, some with my support and some without.  More...

Discovering the formula

For years, I have been trying to figure out what it will take to make my students care about politics, to believe that elections do matter. I don’t take sides in the classroom; I don’t play the “politically correct” game. More...