30 September 2020

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The art of giving political speeches

The art of giving political speeches


I was talking to a friend not long ago who was pretty down on politics in all its forms. “I actually find real enjoyment in politics,” I told him....
05 August 2020

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Time to learn about our system from the inside

Time to learn about our system from the inside


I’ve spent a long time in politics, and over those years one thing has remained constant: There are a lot more Americans who criticize government th...
08 July 2020

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We all have to make this work

We all have to make this work


These are uncertain, divided times for our nation. Unemployment is at mind-boggling levels, a virus we still don’t fully understand is stifling the ...
29 June 2020

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Exceptional? Only if we get to work

Exceptional? Only if we get to work


Like most Americans, I have always considered the United States an exceptional country. We possess a political system built on checks and balances, an...
17 June 2020

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Election board passes PAC’s legality to state

Election board passes PAC’s legality to state


The Harrison County Election Board met last week for a second time to address a mailer many Harrison County residents received on or around May 20.
03 June 2020

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Stage nearly set for General Election

Stage nearly set for General Election


Byrne loses bid for re-election
After having to wait an extra month for this year’s Primary Election due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the stage is nearl...
02 June 2020

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Primary election results

Primary election results


With 39 of 39 precincts (100%) reporting, here are the results from Harrison County's contested races in Tuesday's primary election.
20 May 2020

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How Congress has changed

How Congress has changed


If you feel like Congress has become less productive, less functional and more partisan, you’re right. I’ve been thinking a lot lately about how i...
13 May 2020

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State lawmakers place policy over politics

State lawmakers place policy over politics


In today’s political climate, many headlines focus on the inefficiencies of Washington, D.C. Often, too much arguing and lack of compromise leads to...

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What Congress represents

What Congress represents


In one of the U.S. Capitol hallways that House members pass through regularly to get to the chambers, there’s an inscription of a comment by Alexand...