Richard McPherson

How Long is an Era?

This past weekend reviewing my life since the September 11, 2001 attack on America, I thought, “How Long is an Era”?  I looked it up.

United States Commercial Nuclear Power Today

November 12, 2017, the issue United States commercial nuclear power faces are economic and emotional, because of natural gas prices, along with subsidies for solar and wind – and in my view, a result of short-sightedness.  Commercial nuclear power since 1953, has a record of achieving higher operating capacity factors, lower cost electricity that is far more secure and reliable than other sources.  Commercial nuclear power is a strategic national asset not to be squandered - it will keep America a free nation.

American Energy and Economic Security is in Reach

This week we entered a new era - a chance to give many of the 94 million unemployed Americans age 16 and older the opportunity to go to work in creating a strong economy to be able to demonstrate the national defense and national security to be a deterrent. In my opinion, the single largest gains to be made - start with energy. 

Facts, Fades and America's National Election in November 2016

Over the decades, I have observed more and more people in public life squandering their lives and taxpayer funds by trying to create a legacy.  Think how much better America and the world could be by people living a legacy, instead of being focused on whatever their indoctrinated, instead of educated mind believes is important to leave a legacy.

Obama/Hilary/Pelosi Care Terrorizing Older Families by Denying Medical Care

This morning I visited with a World War II veteran.  I have known he and his family for many decades.

"Will delegates to the GOP convention change America for the better by thinking outside the box?"

Upon realizing I had made a huge mistake voting for Jimmy Carter, I began studying national politics, focusing on 1840 to present day and vowing not to make a similar mistake.

Terrorists Flooding America Through Open Borders

International terrorist organizations in concert with drug cartels have been using unaccompanied children to keep the U.S. Border Patrol busy while terrorists, drugs, human slaves and other contraband is brought into the United States.