Americans want to offer a helping hand to those in need. But as public assistance programs have grown and grown, so has the concern that there is an over reliance on safety net programs. It is easy to see why.
It is a good thing that the City of Huntington is finally holding public informational meetings, with the intent to abate the huge heroin problem in Huntington. These meetings should have happened long ago. Perhaps lives might have been saved?
This country needs a living wage
It's become evident over the past couple of decades that reducing the diversion of prescription drugs for non-medical uses requires a multi-pronged approach.
A significant number of Christians believe the moral fabric of our country is unraveling. These are folks who believe America was founded on Judeo-Christian principles, that our laws are extensions of the Ten Commandments (Exodus 20:3-17). I believe, in reality, this is no longer true.
Give hope to those in drugs, crime
A few ideas for my presidential run
Now that people are starting to sign up for running for president of the United States in 2016, I thought I would throw in my hat as well.
A West Virginia program has provided invaluable assistance to families with intellectually and developmentally disabled children.
Abe Lincoln once said, "The philosophy of the school room in one generation will be the philosophy of government in the next."
Today is tax day, something that few American adults can forget. If you have a memory lapse, the Internal Revenue Service will help you out. But I, and most everyone I know, dislike paying taxes.