Archive for November, 2010

Clean energy: tracking the money that holds it hostage

(Previously Published August 11, 2010, in The Bristol Democrat) Here in the United States we should have already moved to clean energy. Locally in Bristol Virginia, the renovation of the old train station added geothermal, and Bristol Tennessee is building a trash-to-energy plant. Wind energy is sufficient in many places to take a significant load […]

Find yourself in the tax cut plans

The difference between the Obama plan for tax cuts and the Republican plan is significant for individuals in Virginia. Both plans give tax cuts to everyone across the board at all income levels. Although both plans give everyone a cut, under the Republican plan 80% of people in Virginia would pay more in 2011 than […]

Thank you to our veterans

Thank you to all of our veterans and their families for their service to the United States at home and abroad.