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Look beyond the lapel pin

Six years ago this weekend,┬áVeterans and Military Families for Progress held its biennial national conference in Arlington, Virginia. I was a founding member and for several years served on the board of the national 501(c)4 organization. That weekend event hosted … Continue reading

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Beau Biden: Rest well

I am grieved by the news that this fine young man died yesterday of Brain Cancer and it stunned and saddened me a great deal. Before I took to┬ápainting, before I gravitated to making art, I was deeply passionate about … Continue reading

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Farewell Elizabeth!

> Long before it was a catchphrase in politics, Elizabeth Edwards gave meaning to the term “Military Families.”  The daughter of a Naval Admiral, she moved with her family to U.S. naval bases around the globe.  And so it was, … Continue reading

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