Tag Archives: President

Reading List: The Last Lion

I am truly enjoying The Last Lion, a biography about Winston Churchill covering the years of 1940-1965. There are so many parallels to our current state of world affairs. In that regard, its easier to take a less emotional look … Continue reading

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David and Goliath by Malcolm Gladwell

David and Goliath, the latest book by Malcolm Gladwell is a fascinating read ( or listen – I did the audio book).  The subtitle of the book tells the real story for us: Underdogs, Misfits and The Art of Battling … Continue reading

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Who Are We?

Who are we, who bicker over charity and good will Making it political instead of personal – a moral creed? Who are we, to scorn ancient wisdoms And place hope in Presidents or politicians or fools? Who are we, who … Continue reading

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Congressman Pete Olson replied….

Dear Mr. Brodd: Thank you for contacting me with your concerns regarding an increase in the federal debt ceiling.  I appreciate hearing from you on this important matter. During President Obama’s first year in office, congressional Democrats quadrupled our national … Continue reading

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Decision Points

I just finished reading George W. Bush’s book, Decision Points. I downloaded it from my local library for free, which was very cool in and of itself.  It’s not exactly the easiest thing to figure out when you get started, … Continue reading

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