Author: Sylvia Gillpatrick

How to Stand Up to Trump and Win

BOSTON — After President Trump’s election, a wave of

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Climate Denialists Say Rollback at E.P.A. Isn’t Going Far Enough

In his first weeks on the job, Mr. Pruitt

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In Pick of Pro-Immigration Economic Adviser, the President’s Base Senses Betrayal

WASHINGTON — The choice by President Trump of a

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Bodyguards, and Not All of Them With the Secret Service

WASHINGTON — In a city obsessed with the trappings

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Narrow Victory in Kansas Is a Bad Sign for Republicans Nationally

This season’s special congressional elections are being heralded as

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Partisanship as a Tribal Identity: Voting Against One’s Economic Interests

Working-class Americans who voted for Donald J. Trump continue

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Bigger Threat to Permafrost Is Projected

As global warming thaws the permafrost, the frozen land

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Policy Shifts Hint at Who Has White House Sway

WASHINGTON — President Trump made three startling economic policy

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G.O.P’s Missteps Souring Voters in Key Districts

While the next nationwide elections are not until 2018,

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After Campaign Exit, Millions From Lenders Tied to Trump

Mr. Manafort’s ties to Ukraine and Russia have come

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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 . . .