Rep. Tim Ryan takes a stand for struggling and poor Americans on the Congress floor

It's been a while since I've seen a stand on the Congress floor that moved me as much as Rep. Tim Ryan's stand this week for the American people, many of whom are now struggling financially, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Ryan's speech came during debate over Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion relief bill, which passed the Senate last week and came back to the House for a final vote before heading to President Biden's desk.

Trump Is Gone, But Will We Ever Get Our Loved Ones Back from the Alternate Reality He Created?

I just want my mom back. I know there are millions of other people in this country who feel the same way right now -- whether it's their parent, grandparent, sibling, or best friend, I think we all just want our loved ones back.

Happy Indoguration Day, Major Biden!

As a dog owner and lover, I'm just going to say it: spending the last four years without a dog in the White House has been awful. It's a tradition of sorts at this point for the First Family to have some kind of pet living in the White House with them. Unfortunately, the Trump … Continue reading Happy Indoguration Day, Major Biden!

Post-Election Confession: I’m Struggling to Feel Sympathy, and I’m Not Sorry

After four long years of constant anxiety, pain, and chaos in America, Donald Trump has been defeated. As of Saturday, November 7, 2020, Joseph R. Biden is America's new President-Elect. When the news of Biden's win started sweeping across the country, thousands of people flooded American streets to celebrate. It was an amazing spectacle to … Continue reading Post-Election Confession: I’m Struggling to Feel Sympathy, and I’m Not Sorry

“Can I be real a second? For just a millisecond? Let down my guard and tell the people how I feel a second?”

Not only do I believe Hamilton can teach us in 2020 a lot about patriotism, but I believe it can help instruct us when it comes to casting our ballots on this Election Day.