There’s a Better Way: Infrastructure Investment Paves the Way for Prosperity

    There’s a Better Way: Infrastructure Investment Paves the Way for Prosperity (CLICK HERE FOR FULL ARTICLE)     This time last year, the rain fell.  And fell.  And fell. …       October 22, 2016 / Forward…

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There’s a Better Way: We Sing the Body Rainbow!

    There’s a Better Way: We Sing the Body Rainbow! (CLICK HERE FOR FULL ARTICLE)     Our nation’s great poet once proclaimed: “I sing the body electric!” …       September 4, 2016 / Forward…

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I Don’t Want to Buy an Orange Shirt–But I Know I Must

    I Don’t Want to Buy an Orange Shirt–But I Know I Must (CLICK HERE FOR FULL ARTICLE)     I don’t own an orange shirt.  But I know I need one. I don’t want to buy an orange shirt.  But I know I must. …       July 14, 2016 / Forward…

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There’s a Better Way: Remarks to the South Carolina Democratic Party Executive Committee

    There’s a Better Way: Remarks to the South Carolina Democratic Party Executive Committee (CLICK HERE FOR FULL ARTICLE)     BJORN is Norwegian for bear.  And that is precisely the animal that represents my pending campaign against “Status Quo” Joe Wilson. …       May 26, 2016 / Forward…

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Fight Trump and Joe “You Lie!” Wilson While You Still Can

    Fight Trump and Joe “You Lie!” Wilson While You Still Can (CLICK HERE FOR FULL ARTICLE)     First they came for the Transgender People, and I did not speak out— Because I was not Transgender. Then they came for the Muslims, and I did not speak out— Because I was not Muslim. Then they came for— …       May 16, 2016 / Forward…

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There’s a Better Way: Remarks to the 2016 South Carolina Democratic Party Convention

    There’s a Better Way:  Remarks to the 2016 South Carolina Democratic Party Convention (CLICK HERE FOR FULL ARTICLE)     When you find yourself preaching to the choir, sometimes you just have to sing your heart out.  Let’s belt a bit, shall we? …       April 29, 2016 / Forward…

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Bernin’ the Midnight Oil on the Congress Campaign Trail

    Bernin’ the Midnight Oil on the Congress Campaign Trail (CLICK HERE FOR FULL ARTICLE)     Mom taps me on the shoulder and whispers, “Arik, you’ve fallen asleep at your desk again.” …       April 14, 2016 / Forward…

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There’s a Better Way: The Nightmare of a Trump-Cruz-Wilson Regime

    There’s a Better Way: The Nightmare of a Trump-Cruz-Wilson Regime (CLICK HERE FOR FULL ARTICLE)     Last night’s General Election wasn’t a dream.  It was a nightmare-come-true. …       April 5, 2016 / Forward…

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There’s a Better Way: The Fresh Air of Good Government

    There’s a Better Way: The Fresh Air of Good Government (CLICK HERE FOR FULL ARTICLE)     Neighbors, I invite you to take a deep breath.  Inhale.  Exhale. …       March 31, 2016 / Forward…

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There’s a Better Way: I’m Running for Congress in South Carolina

    There’s a Better Way: I’m Running for Congress in South Carolina (CLICK HERE FOR FULL ARTICLE)     Like every parent, I love my child beyond words. …       March 28, 2016 / Forward…

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