When Donald Trump abruptly fired FBI director James Comey this week, a good part of America was disturbed. Is Trump hiding something? Is Comey a “showboat?” Should presidents under investigation even be able to fire the head investigator? Americans of all kinds have been put off balance by the people in D.C. lately. Why? Because we don't trust any of them. I spent thirteen years working for the government. Never during that time did I need to work very hard to convince people of the old adage that “we are with the government and we are here to help you.” I am ...

The Religious Freedom Restoration Act has caused an indisputable crisis.  Right or wrong, that is a fact. So, this addition of my blog goes out in the form of a plea.  My plea is this:  treat the crisis we are in like a tornado, an out of control fire in our city, an infectious disease that is threatening the lives of people in our neighborhoods.  Because that is what it is. Take some time off from debating whether SEA 101 is right or not.  Today, that is irrelevant.  Tomorrow, even less so.  The damage done to the economy of the city ...