There has been talk this week by both major candidates about energy policies…     Our energy policy calls for, among other things,  a dramatic shift to much more sacrifice and the development of renewable energy technologies, I said at … Continue reading


Time to weigh in on this house crisis thing… According to a Washington Post   article this week, the Bush Administration is “completing a plan to help thousands of homeowners at risk of foreclosure by helping them refinance into more-affordable … Continue reading


Buckeye Back Roads Tour:   We campaigned in West Union, Ohio, where I was interviewed by People’s Defender newspaper reporter Carleta Weyrich.   She lives on a farm and said she is concerned about rural issues, as are many people … Continue reading


We have launched on yet another campaign tour of Ohio.   Our first stop was South Cleveland where we talked with peace activist Tim Musser. He told us he was tremendously impacted by the writings of Dorothy Day.   I, … Continue reading


I’m just finishing the update on our position paper on “the Environment.” In it I mention meeting with David Orr, one of the top environmentalists in the country and the head of Oberlin College’s Environmental Science Department. He told me … Continue reading