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What Good Is Government — And the Power of One

We all know about Candy Lightner who started Mothers Against Drunk Driving. Right? She started the organization after losing a child in a traffic collision caused by a drunk driver. With the help of others, she changed our entire nation’s attitude about drinking and driving. Enlisting those others who helped, she demonstrated the power of…

There is more to government than the budget

Usually I find the Orange County Register’s Brian Joseph to be an objective reporter. He covers the State Capitol beat and today he posted a report on Total Buzz With budget negotiations stalled, lawmakers debate … food? that seemed to me to be straight out of the Steven Greenhut school of reporting. Yes, I know that…