What Would George Do?

George Washington was born 285 years ago today. He was the guy who “couldn’t tell a lie.” I wonder what he would make of our 45th President. I didn’t vote for Trump, but I wanted him to succeed. IMHO, he’s losing the American people. And that is lethal to a Presidency. Want some omens? Kellyanne Conway will no longer be … Read More

Strategic Thinking — or How the Next Election is Killing Us

Indulge me for a few moments as I look at a gaping hole in our political system: our lack of strategic planning. While Presidents sloganeer, no administration really plans strategically — ideally with input from Congress. One of the reasons George H. W. Bush lost a second term was his lack of a vision for the country — the “vision … Read More