Tagged: Dugan Barr

The Cost of War, Part 2

A recent question for my radio spot was: “According to one estimate, nearly 40 percent of the 700,000 troops involved in the first Gulf War now qualify for disability. Do you feel enough is...

Recently I was asked for a radio spot the following question: Given the concern about federal spending in budgets, bailouts and economic stimulus, should we also be concerned that the estimated cost of the...

California Legislature, Part 2

Should California have a part-time rather than full-time legislature in an effort to reshape politics in Sacramento? No. that is not the problem. The problem is that we have a bunch of legislators who...

California Legislature, Part I

One explanation given for the trouble they’ve had getting work done in Sacramento is that state legislators don’t know what they’re doing. Should term limits be abolished in order to have more experienced representation?...