Apr 10, 2014
By the turn of the 21st century, it was clear that a new approach to the use of American power to protect our national interests and values was necessary.
Apr 3, 2014
I have been writing this column since the summer of 2008. My purpose was to write about issues and politics that focused on facts, not ideology, and that offered opportunities for mixed "Red State-Blue State" or "Purple" analysis and solutions.
Mar 13, 2014
The Washington Post’s five-column headline on Tuesday was: “Prosecutors: Vincent Gray Knew.” Note that the word “allege” is not in the headline.
Feb 27, 2014
Mike McCurry, who served as press secretary to former President Clinton, was featured in a news profile over the weekend about him becoming a teacher in religion and politics at Wesley Theological Seminary in Northwest Washington as he earns his degree there.
Feb 13, 2014
“It was once said that the moral test of government is how that government treats those who are in the dawn of life, the children; those who are in the twilight of life, the elderly; and those who are in the shadows of life, the sick, the needy and the handicapped.”
Feb 6, 2014
It seems the pundits and polls in our town and on cable TV looking to fill the time can’t get over the apparently irresistible temptation to blame Hillary Clinton for . . . well, just about everything.
Jan 7, 2014
In February 2011, the DLC closed its doors. But its place in history was secure. The electoral map expanded by Clinton was further expanded by Barack Obama and seems to have achieved an enduring future.
Dec 5, 2013
Almost 20 years ago, in September 1995, America’s first lady, Hillary Rodham Clinton, took the podium at the fourth annual United Nations Women’s Conference in Beijing.