Tags Archives: Politics

Time to Put Pension Politics Aside.

By: Mayor Sylvester Turner Earlier this week, City Council members joined in a bi-partisan vote of support for a historic package of pension reforms. With this vote, Houston is on the verge of accomplishing what few other cities have done – solving its ...

Race to the Top: Your Career and Politics.

Q: Is it okay to talk about politics at work? A: First, thank you so much for your e-mail. It’s exciting to know that Race to the Top is valuable to you. Keep the e-mails coming. It’s also clear that a lot of people are interested in talking more abou ...

Partisan Politics: Public Policy.

Thank God for the two-party political system. But, unfortunately, rather than becoming diplomatically adversarial in terms of what is good for America; the two-party-political system has evolved into un-statesmen-like partisan politics, cultural and ethni ...

No More Chicken Dinners – We Need Policy.

It happens every year. Yard signs infiltrate our neighborhoods and litter our streets, placed by campaign operatives, hoping you not only familiarize yourself with their respective political candidate, but translate that familiarity into a cast vote for t ...