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It’s Time to Free the Hostages

Thursday, January 24th, 2019 @ 9:32AM

There are limits to negotiating with madmen. The rule of thumb for negotiating with terrorists and other sociopaths is to never capitulate less you open the door for future hostage taking and extortion. Madmen possess no empathy or sympathy for their hostages. The hostages they capture are pawns to be…

Tuesday, December 18th, 2018

12 Grand Challenges Has Policy Ideas for Democrats

Democrats led by heir apparent Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi will regain control of the House of Representatives after...

Tuesday, December 11th, 2018

Social Work’s Rising Star in Congress

Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi will be the next Speaker of the House when the new Congress convenes on January 3, 2019....


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Rep. Lee at Children’s Mental Health Symposium

Sunday, January 5th, 2014 @ 2:51PM

Rep. Barbara Lee (CA-13) spoke at the symposium on Federal Policies Impacting Children’s Mental Health Services held October 29, 2013 in the Cannon Caucus Room sponsored by CRISP and the McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research with assistance from...