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Dec 16, 2016

Meet Circle Leader Jane from Missouri

We asked Jane C to share her experience as a circle leader. Find out why she started a circle, what they are talking about, and why it has been transformational. 1) Tell us a little about yourself and why you started a circle. The Policy Circle has given me hope. I first learned of it […]

Nov 21, 2016

“And the Fair Land”: A Tradition to add to your Thanksgiving Table

My family has read this piece together every Thanksgiving dinner for more than 20 years.  “And the Fair Land” is an editorial that has appeared in The Wall Street Journal every year at Thanksgiving since 1961.  I think it beautifully captures the spirit of how great this country of ours is and how thankful we are for it.  Before you dig […]

Nov 21, 2016

Turkey Dinner, with a Side of Politics

With Thanksgiving and the winter holidays right around the corner, families prepare to gather around the dinner table to give thanks over food and conversation. But that gives some families pause, especially if you have that relative who always instigates a political debate at the dinner table. Given the recent election, he or she might […]

Nov 13, 2016

Wow. Now What?

It was 12:30am.  Our 14 year old was still up watching the election results: “I want to stay up because in the next presidential election  — I will be able to vote.”  It felt like when she learned to ride her bike, or when I waved goodbye as she hopped on the commuter train alone […]

Nov 11, 2016

Will Republicans Enact Speaker Ryan’s Policy Agenda Under Trump Administration?

On Thursday November 10th, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan met with President-Elect Donald Trump in the nation’s capital to “lay the groundwork for the 2017 GOP agenda.” Speaker Ryan characterized the meeting positively, calling it a “fantastic productive meeting about getting to work, rolling up our sleeves and going to work for the American people.” Although throughout Trump’s campaign […]