Whenever the media high foreheads or anyone else labels “progressive” those politicians and agendas that any fair-minded person would term way-out-left zany liberal, my ears bleed. Letting liberals get away with pretending they are progressive is… Continue reading
As a single mom budgeting for energy costs, my blood pressure just went up a little higher. The Farmer’s Almanac recently released its latest prediction: This winter will be colder, and the 2015 summer will be hotter.… Continue reading
First published on Townhall at: http://townhall.com/columnists/joyoverbeck/2014/10/01/you-may-not-be-into-politics-but-politics-is-into-you-n1899158
People, especially young people, often say that they don’t care about politics. They’re just not into it; they think politics doesn’t affect their lives. Even if they cared enough to get involved, they’re… Continue reading
So, I have been thinking.
Why do we have to rely on the vices of Colorado Citizens’ to fund our children’s schools?
We have some real money makers here in Colorado… marijuana, gambling, alcohol and cigarettes. These things all help… Continue reading
Guest Commentary in the Denver Post
Like many Colorado families, the recession hit us hard. I lost my job in the roughest months of 2009. I haven’t been able to find a replacement job since, so… Continue reading
As a woman, listening to the debates on the “Paycheck Fairness Act,” I question the politicians’ motives. Because you know they have them.
The Equal Pay Act of 1963 was passed when the work environment was truly unfriendly towards woman… Continue reading