Category Archives: Politics

A Double Standard by President Obama

I find it terribly disheartening that President Obama cannot pull himself away from Africa to return to the United States to pay respect to the 19 firefighters who died fighting fires in Arizona to protect those who live there. Repeatedly … Continue reading

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Tragic Consequences

It has happened again, the word that police officers have been shot and then later, that both have died. This time in Topeka, Kansas. In my thirty-some years of law enforcement, I never cease to feel the devastation experienced when … Continue reading

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Connecticut Shootings

With at least 27 people killed in the most recent US shooting incident, I would encourage the pundits to refrain from playing politics or pontificating about social issues and gun control at least long enough for the families to grieve, … Continue reading

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Maya 12 12 12

Well we are 20 minutes away from the end of the world if we believe some “expert’s” interpretation of the Mayan calendar.  That’s right.  12-12-12 is supposed to be the end of the world because that is when their calendar … Continue reading

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Bad Form Mr. Kobach!

Dear Secretary Kobach. I’ve been in public service for over 31 years and quite frankly have never encountered such an offensive statement as was recently attributed to you with respect to telling Kansans that if we didn’t like what was … Continue reading

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