Some schools have started up again. Others have created a facade of starting up so they can access state and federal money. Last week I took my last daughter to get her settled into the Fall semester after the longest Summer in history, (Starting in March!)
One of the most frustrating parts of this hysteria is that there's no endpoint. There's no criteria to determine when it's been long enough to return to normal. When people run a marathon, they work hard and are tired, but they also know the race will eventually get over. We don't appear to have a moment when we've reached the finish line.
Here's what we need to know: The real virus is THE FEAR. The fear is driving apart families and shaming others if they refuse to join in the fear. Some elected officials are affected by a disease called, "Executive Tyranny".Read More
Politics has become a dirty business. We have all heard plenty of news stories of elected officials involved in scandals, adultery and illegal behavior sending them to prison. There is an old line, “What’s a nice girl like you doing in a place like this?” With all the political nastiness, many wonder why a decent person would enter such a vicious arena. The reason is simple. I love my country, I love my family and I care enough about both to commit my life to preserving that for which our founding fathers lived and died.
Our loyalty must lie with the principles that made our nation strong. We must stand for the Constitution, limited government, and personal responsibility. Many office holders have let us down because they forgot to put those ideals ahead of their own political self-interest. People become disillusioned because they see people run on one set of values only to morph into different people once they become mired in the slime of big money and beholden to the lobbyists. We owe it to our country to change those people. We all have a role to play in our own spheres of influence. Stay with me and you will see that at least one person is capable of putting principles over politics. Together, let’s improve the state we’re in!