A voice for God… a voice for good…

Our good Lord in Heaven has been so good to me. When I was a young boy my dad’s smoking in the car would make me sick, especially in the winter ...

March 19th, 2017 |  


Christian influence

Christian influence

As a Christian how much influence do you have? Do your friends and family consider your opinions? Are you able, with the help of the Holy Spirit, able...

March 19th, 2017 |  


Public notices play key role in open government

Public notices play key role in open government

Something good happened last month in the South Dakota Legislature. House Bill 1167 was killed.HB 1167 would have allowed municipalities with more tha...

March 15th, 2017 |  


It’s your right, it’s your business

It’s your right, it’s your business

Every action of government is your business.Every document held in government halls is your piece of paper.Every penny spent by government is your mon...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Sunshine Week celebrates the public’s right to know

Sunshine Week celebrates the public’s right to know

Rita Ward had a question: Why did a weekly listing of causes of death suddenly stop appearing in the local newspaper?It turned out the health departme...

March 15th, 2017 |  


The power of God

The power of God

Do you have the power of God? Maybe an even more important question would be - what is the power of God?When asking Christians about God’s power...

March 12th, 2017 |  


Let Tennesseans choose their shopping days

The sale of wine in supermarkets was a long, hard-fought victory. One that received the overwhelming support of more than 70 percent of Tennesseans.Fo...

March 11th, 2017 |  


Would the kind people please stand up?

I’m missing people.In recent years I have eulogized my wife’s father’s funeral as well as her mother’s funeral this past Janua...

March 9th, 2017 |  


Rescinding Obama’s education regulation

This week, I led a group of ten senators in introducing a resolution to rescind an Obama administration education regulation that violates the 2015 la...

March 9th, 2017 |  


Obama-era cash for cronies under House fire

In 2014, the Justice Department settled two cases stemming from the financial crisis against Bank of America and Citigroup worth a combined $23.7 bill...

March 5th, 2017 |