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I was born in Massachusetts; graduated from Middlebury College and Suffolk Law School; served as an officer in the Vietnam war; retired from the Federal Trade Commission (consumer and antitrust law); travel extensively with my wife Judi; and since retirement involved in domestic violence prevention and consumer issues.
(7 comments) SHARE Monday, August 9, 2010 In Support of President Obama
Let's take a look at his record of accomplishments during his first 17 months in office,
Arguably, he has done more than FDR and LBJ -- the standard many use to measure accomplishments -- in the same amount of time in office..
(2 comments) SHARE Tuesday, June 22, 2010 ClimateGate Controversy Updated
The climategate controversy should be over and it is time to put our heads together to seriously address the problem of global warming.
SHARE Saturday, March 27, 2010 Annual California Budget Battle Begins Again
California's annual budget battle will again be contentious. With California's dysfunctional fiscal system, we can expect deep cuts in education, health, social services, corrections, and transportation.
(1 comments) SHARE Friday, January 14, 2011 Learning From the Arizona Horror
Violence against public officials will probably escalate as it has in many other countries unless future political rhetoric becomes more civilized. Will we learn from the Arizona horror?
(1 comments) SHARE Wednesday, June 23, 2010 REMEMBER RACHEL CORRIE
Irish-owned MV Rachel Corrie one of ships in Gaza Freedom Flotilla. Ship named afterP peace activist killed in Gaza.