To all my fellow Veterans – THANK YOU for your service!
Almost every Thursday I present “Thursday Numbers” where I take a look at some of the numbers behind the news.
Since Friday (November 11) is Veterans Day, today’s “Thursday Numbers” will talk about numbers as they pertain to veterans. Today, and every day, you should thank a veteran…
According to the Department of Veterans Affairs website devoted to Veterans Day:
Veterans Day is intended to thank and honor all those who served honorably in the military – in wartime or peacetime. In fact, Veterans Day is largely intended to thank living Veterans for their service, to acknowledge that their contributions to our national security are appreciated, and to underscore the fact that all those who served – not only those who died – have sacrificed and done their duty.
Enjoy Thursday Numbers – Honoring Veterans… Continue reading
Here’s a look at some of the political news that caught my attention recently. Of course, I offer my commentary…
Public Service Commission:
Last week I wrote about the feud on the Public Service Commission (PSC). Some more commentary has popped up, this time from former PSC commissioner and Chairman Greg Jergeson (a Democrat). It is pretty good and you can read it HERE.
Jergeson writes the following about current commissioners Brad Molnar and Bill Gallagher (Republicans):
Brad Molnar has long had a reputation for a shoot-from-the-hip style when it comes to the PSC. He doesn’t do his reading, ignores advice of the PSC’s professional staff, and disregards evidence presented at hearings before the commission. It’s a shame that Bill Gallagher appears to be have allied himself with Molnar’s political antics.
In regards to Republican Commissioner Travis Kavulla, Jergeson writes:
I am more and more impressed with Kavulla’s work ethic and determination to ferret out the facts. He has rapidly established a reputation for decisiveness, integrity and thoughtfulness. Continue reading