THOUGHTS & MUSINGS ON POLITICS & THE UNIVERSE

A BLOG BY SHANNON FISHER

Donald Trump’s Leadership Strategy: Malign. Divide. Deflect. Conquer. Repeat.

The safeguards put into place by the United States Constitution to prevent absolute power in the hands of the Executive Branch are being threatened.

May 10, 2017 · 2 Comments

Crisis Point: Former Senate Majority Leaders Tom Daschle and Trent Lott on Partisan Gridlock in Washington

I recently had the pleasure of hosting former co-Senate Majority Leaders Tom Daschle and Trent Lott to discuss their new co-authored book, Crisis Point.

March 13, 2016 · 1 Comment

Text of Bernie Sanders’ Speech at Liberty University

Here is the full text of the speech Bernie Sanders made at Liberty University. He was speaking to a notoriously conservative, very religious crowd with whom he shares differing views on many issues – but he spoke with honesty in an effort to find common ground. I think he probably found it.

September 15, 2015 · 2 Comments