Author: Sylvia Gillpatrick

Social Security Is Staring at Its First Real Shortfall in Decades. Big Cuts Could Follow.

A slow-moving crisis is approaching for Social Security, threatening

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Bribery Scandal Points To the Athletic Factor: A Major Force In College Admissions

The University of Michigan, a charter member of the

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The Meritocracy Is Under Siege

The debate over meritocracy has been intensifying. Is it

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GOP Leader Concedes Tax Cuts May Not Pay For Themselves as 2019 Deficit Grows

Rep. Kevin Brady (R-Tex.), a lead architect of the

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The U.S. Still Hasn’t Done Nearly Enough To Stop Election Interference

IT IS obvious to all but the willfully ignorant

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Climate Change Poses Major Risks to Financial Markets, Regulator Warns

WASHINGTON — A top financial regulator is opening a

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Help Is Almost Here for Retirement Savers

Washington shocker: With overwhelming bipartisan support and little public

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Connect the Dots to See Where Trump’s Taking Us

Just when you think you’ve seen and heard it

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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 . . .