I grew up in a suburb just outside Philadelphia, PA and fell in love with radio listening to the legendary Harry Kalas call Phillies baseball as a kid. I love sports, history, politics (human chess), a good Scotch, and am a bit of a foodie. I'm a big animal person and can't see my house without at least two dogs in it. I also believe in civil discourse and that we can coexist with different opinions. The world would be boring if we all thought the same way.
Believe It or Not…..Slavery Is Still Legal in Parts of the US.
The 13th Amendment to the United States Constitution (which was passed by Congress before Lincoln's assassination in 1865 but ratified after) would abolish slavery and involuntary servitude in the United States except............
WA State Minimum Wage Set to Increase in 2023
Already double the Federal Minimum Wage, Washington State's is set to increase again in 2023 making the highest in the Unites States.
New Scam Uses Pasco PD!
A new scam looks to profit off the Pasco PD.
More DOL Fees Set to Increase Oct. 1st
Saturday, October 1st, you'll pay a little more for your enhanced State Driver's license or ID card. The fees will increase $3 per year, meaning that for a six year license or six year renewal, it will cost an additional $18. An eight year license/renewal will cost an additional $24. T...
Nineteen Geographic Locations renamed in Washington State
The U.S. Department of the Interior announced they are renaming almost 650 geographic features on Federal Lands, such as creeks, lakes, and peaks, due their original names being deemed offensive to Native Americans. Washington State will see 19 such name changes from the Western side to the Eastern side. Al...
My Tour of the United States Capitol Building
Some of the most recognizable paintings of US History can also be seen in the US Capitol.
The Bottom Line Live from DC Day 1
For the second year in a row we have had the honor of being invited to participate in the Federation for American immigration Reform's (FAIR) Hold Their Feet 2 the Fire conference.
NTSB and US Navy to Recover Mutiny Bay Wreckage
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) and the US Navy will recover the wreckage from the Mutiny Bay plane crash that occurred September 4th. The Nay plans to use a remote operated vehicle along with a barge and a crane to retrieve the wreckage from the floor...
OIC announces 2023 Exchange Health Insurance Market
The Office of Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler, announced the number of insurers allowed to sell plans in Washington State's Health Insurance Exchange for the coming year. Twelve insurers will be allowed to sell plans on the exchange with the average rate increase at 8...
State DOC fined because of TB outbreak response
The Department of Corrections in Washington State received an $84,400 fine because of their response to the most severe tuberculosis outbreak in nearly 20 years. DOC did not provide workers with N-95 respirator fit testing during the outbreak nor did workers receive training and testing on the proper use of the respirators...