Author Archives: Terry Schultz

“Can We All Get Along”


Leonard Pitts, Jr., in his Miami Herald Sunday op-ed, commented on Sen. Udall’s suggestion that, for the State of The Union address, our elected officials dispense with seating by party line and instead, use mix seating.  I had read this … Continue reading

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A Better Response to The Tucson Tragedy


For me to say much more than Quin Hillyer does in the American Spectator article linked below would take away from the article.  If you haven’t read it already, do so.  We all are Americans.  Let’s start acting like Americans.  … Continue reading

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Tucson Tragedy


Why is it that when something terrible happens, it is always the conservatives fault?  Political rhetoric is a part of our culture but finger pointing is never a good thing.  People seem to forget that when you point your finger … Continue reading

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The Health Care Bill and its Actual Costs


By now, with all that’s been said about the Health Care bill that was forced upon us, everyone knows that surveys show it’s not appreciated, liked or wanted by most of America.  Now, we are seeing more articles about the … Continue reading

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Are The ‘Rich’ Really Not Paying Their Fair Share of Taxes?


Lately, and quite frequently we have been told by Obama and those who think they know better, that the rich need to start paying their fair share of taxes.  This has been one of the main themes in the political … Continue reading

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Bush Era Tax Cuts Put Us on this Financial Road – Really?


There has been much finger pointing at President Bush about his tax cuts putting us on this financial road we are presently on.  Such an easy thing to do…pointing fingers at someone or one particular party. I think, and this … Continue reading

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And the Spin Goes On!


http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_STIMULUS_WEATHERIZATION?SITE=VTBRA&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT It’s almost comical that our politicians keep spinning things to make themselves look good.  This link shows that our elected officials have a habit of saying things that don’t have any real base.  It’s statements like this, from our … Continue reading

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Did the Democrats Actually Have the Keys to the Car?


Who Really “Drove the Car Into the Ditch” Lately, we’ve heard a lot of talk about the Republicans having driven the economic car into the ditch and that they can’t have the keys back.  But if you are any kind … Continue reading

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Why Are We Drilling in Deep Water?


We have access to more oil than OPEC.  So why don’t we get to it?  And no crying about the environment.  Get real and seriously think about what is happening now in the Gulf and how much easier it would … Continue reading

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Bipartisanship-A Balanced Look


I just read an opinion (link below) written by a Democratic Senator that speaks to the present political situation of ousting incumbents because they did not vote or act along strict party lines.  I find the opinion interesting because, at … Continue reading

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