Archive for January 2008

Experience and Change Are Not Mutually Exclusive

One of the most vigorous debates in the Democratic primaries pits “experience” against “change.” Hillary Clinton is cast as bringing experience, while Barack Obama is painted as the hope for change.  And now, since much of country is begging for major change—especially given the huge dissatisfaction with the Bush administration—all the candidates are trying to…

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Energy Plans: Which Candidates Have One?

We should elect the President of the United States based on more than some sound bites and commercials, so I want to start of the year with something meaty, such as a little exploration of where the 2008 presidential candidates stand on the issues. There are a lot of issues to consider, some more charged…

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