How to End Maryland’s Opioid Epidemic

Our state is in crisis. Countless families have been torn apart and thousands of lives have been lost due to the opioid epidemic that...

Opening the Road to Learning & Success

Most Americans are aware that, in the 21st Century, education is an essential key to financial success. By supplementing a high school diploma with...

The Inhumane Decision to Cancel Haitian TPS

On Nov. 21 the Department of Homeland Security announced its inhumane decision to end Temporary Protected Status for nearly 60,000 Haitian immigrants, putting people...

CELEBRATING GOOD NEWS

TriceEdney — By now you know I look forward to the weekly opportunity of sharing my opinions with my readers.  I pray that they...

Commercial Airbnb Hosts Add Strain on Single Mothers Across D.C.

As a single mother living in D.C., being able to provide for and protect my family is my main concern. I like knowing my...

End-of-Life Planning – The Intersection of Faith and Law

The Maryland State Department of Health recently announced funding for the Maryland Faith Health Network, a pilot project between 70 congregations in the northwest...

Turn Health Insurance Subsidies into Vouchers

President Trump is cutting the ACA cost-sharing subsidies—estimated to total $7 billion in 2017, $10 billion next year, and $16 billion by 2027—which have...

VICTORY

TriceEdney -- I've always drawn a measure of comfort from watching and listening to "Grandmother" type clocks. There's something soothing about the consistent tic-tic-tic...

Winning Our Fight for Middle Class Tax Reform

Along with my Democratic colleagues in the Congress, I support tax reform legislation that would truly help everyday Americans and the small businesses that...

Following Lifting of Sanctions, Development is Imperative

On Oct. 12, the U.S. announced the long overdue removal of some sanctions on Sudan. Now, new and exciting potentials lie ahead for the...

First Legally Sanctioned Racial Discrimination Case in the U.S. in the 21st Century

Rare is the case when conservatives and liberals, from Dr. Ben Carson to Reverend Jesse Jackson, and from Breitbart News to The Afro American...

STEP-BY-STEP

TriceEdney —  Anyone old enough to remember "The Three Stooges" may also remember one of their most famous skits, "Niagara Falls."  In this bit,...