Author: Sylvia Gillpatrick

I Am (an Older) Woman. Hear Me Roar.

When Susan Zirinsky takes over CBS News in March,

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It’s Official: The Trump Tax Cuts Didn’t Pay for Themselves in Year One

It’s time to put to rest any notion that

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F.B.I. Opened Inquiry Into Whether Trump Was Secretly Working on Behalf of Russia

  WASHINGTON — In the days after President Trump

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The U.S. Millennial Education Deficit

In the 2015 PISA assessments, South Korea ranked seventh

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Congress Gave the President Too Many Powers. Now It Must Scale Them Back.

PRESIDENT TRUMP’S assertion that he might sidestep Congress and

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We Need To End This Ugly Shutdown. But That’s Not Enough.

Max Stier is president and chief executive of the

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The U.S. Sends Thousands of Deportees Each Month to Mexico’s Most Dangerous Border Areas

  REYNOSA, Mexico — The deportees arrive after dark,

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Common Ground
We don’t need to search any further for common ground in our country. We have it.
We all want the same things – a safe, prosperous, free, democratic nation with opportunity for all. At the same time, we will all be harmed if our democracy, our free press, our Constitution and our core American values are threatened. We will all certainly be harmed if reckless behavior triggers any number of potential armed conflicts.

None of us know how this will all play out so let's make a deal. Let’s get up to speed on the issues, establish some facts, take action and watch what happens together . . .