As I See It

As I See It

August 17, 2017| by Bob Weidner

Time to Start Rebuilding America

Teamwork is the key to restoring our dangerously crumbling infrastructure.

“Individual commitment to a group effort—that’s what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.” —Vince Lombardi NFL training camps are back; pounding players into combat readiness, and at the […] Read More

July 26, 2017| by Bob Weidner

Do Unto Others….

A return to political civility and reasoned public policy may now rest in the hands of a new generation.

“Political civility is not about being polite to each other. It's about reclaiming the power of 'We the People' to come together, debate the common good and call American democracy back to its highest values […] Read More

June 14, 2017| by Bob Weidner

Challenge and Adversity

Reflections on the things that really matter

“When you have exhausted all possibilities remember this…you haven’t.” —Thomas Edison Cancer has a way of focusing the mind and heart like nothing else I can think of. Abruptly, in a life filled with grace […] Read More

April 19, 2017| by Bob Weidner

Time to Put Away Childish Things

Our challenges are too great, and the stakes too high to tolerate a paralyzed political system any longer

“A house divided against itself cannot stand…” —Abraham Lincoln These unforgettable words from one of our greatest leaders were a call to reason and justice to abolish slavery—that great scar on our nation’s history. They […] Read More