Economy

There is still much we can do to move the economy to the right track. Republicans, however, are intent on following a script first written during the Reagan years — trickle-down economics. We were promised that the “Job Creators” would use their tax breaks to hire more workers. That was a lie.

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Women’s Issues

From the signing of our Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, until 1920, American women had no voice in our nation.  As we approach the centennial of universal suffrage, we must recognize that there is still work to be done. American women make up slightly more than half of our population.  While most issues affect woman the same that they do men, there are areas …

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Israel

There can be lasting peace in the Middle East. Lasting Israeli-Palestinian peace is achieved through direct negotiations between the two parties. A Jewish state can peacefully share a border with a Palestinian state. Actions by the UN General Assembly and militancy by the Palestinian Authority have only gotten in the way of progress. To achieve peace, we must be prepared …

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