Changing of the guard
So much has happened over the month of August. If you were gone on vacation, you missed the beginning of the end of what has been a dreadful era in Washington. Today was
This Labor Day weekend pretty much marks the beginning of the countdown to the end of this brand of leadership in Washington. Populism is back. In both presidential fields, the populist candidates are the rock stars -- Barack Obama and John Edwards on the Democratic side, and Mike Huckabee and Ron Paul on the Republican end. The establishment is crumbling in the wake of its own clumsiness, and quite frankly because they have failed to get anything done except for dragging up the national debt, supporting a failed foreign policy, and making us
We are approaching the end of the line. It will be important to evaluate the 2008 presidential, Senate, and House candidates closely, and pick populist leaders to run our government for years to come. Let's hope we learned our lesson.