Why We’re Running Together

Why We’re Running Together

Late in 2018, I came across a note I put on my calendar in early 2016. It was a reminder to myself entitled, “Why am I doing this?” When I wrote that note, I could see myself three years into the job, beat down, worn out and ready to give up. That note came at the...
Participatory Government

Participatory Government

In some sense, today is the birthday of Warren County, Pennsylvania. Legislation was passed on March 16, 1819 to charter the County out of a neighboring county, taking full effect later that year. On the same day, James Madison was celebrating his 68th birthday. He...