A Sense of Purpose Can Extend Your Life Says Boston University Study

A Sense of Purpose Can Extend Your Life Says Boston University Study

Boston, MA…A new study led by Koichiro Shiba found that this association persists across race/ethnicity and gender, but women may benefit slightly more than men from the health-protective effects of purpose. Growing research indicates that one’s purpose—i.e., the extent to which someone perceives a sense of direction and goals in their life—may be linked to […]

End of an Era as Nancy Pelosi to Give Up Leadership Roles

End of an Era as Nancy Pelosi to Give Up Leadership Roles

Washington, DC…It was an end of an era this morning on Capital Hill as Nancy Pelosi said she intends to give up her leadership roll for the House Democrats. She also plans to remain in congress but not in leadership. Whether you are on the left or the right side of the political isle. Nancy’s […]

President Joe Biden on Midterm Elections

President Joe Biden on Midterm Elections

Washington, DC…Last week’s elections demonstrated the strength and resilience of American democracy. There was a strong rejection of election deniers, political violence, and intimidation. There was an emphatic statement that, in America, the will of the people prevails. I congratulate Leader McCarthy on Republicans winning the House majority, and am ready to work with House […]

Inflation Pace Slows to 7.7% Annual Rate. Housing Costs Increased the Most!

Inflation Pace Slows to 7.7% Annual Rate.  Housing Costs Increased the Most!

Washington, DC…The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) rose 0.4 percent in October on a seasonally adjusted basis, the same increase as in September, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Over the last 12 months, the all items index increased 7.7 percent before seasonal adjustment.  The index for shelter contributed over […]

A Bit of Wisdom from Billy Graham

A Bit of Wisdom from Billy Graham

“When wealth is lost, nothing is lost; when health is lost, something is lost; when character is lost, all is lost.” ~ Billy Graham November 7, 1918 – February 21, 2018 “The greatest legacy one can pass on to one’s children and grandchildren is not money or other material things accumulated in one’s life, but […]

A Bit of Wisdom from Zig Ziglar

A Bit of Wisdom from Zig Ziglar

“You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great.” ~ Zig Ziglar November 6, 1926 – November 28, 2012 “Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your altitude.” ~ Zig Ziglar November 6, 1926 – November 28, 2012 “You can have everything in life you want, if you […]

Governor Newsom Announces Posthumous Pardon for California Abortion Provider, Lifts Up State’s Work to Protect and Expand Abortions for All

Governor Newsom Announces Posthumous Pardon for California Abortion Provider, Lifts Up State’s Work to Protect and Expand Abortions for All

Sacramento, CA…As states across the country continue to impose archaic and dangerous laws to outlaw abortion and criminalize patients and providers, Governor Gavin Newsom today granted a posthumous pardon to Laura Miner, a courageous provider of reproductive health services in California from 1934 to 1948, and lifted up the state’s continued work to expand and […]

Justice Department Announces Takedown of Nationwide Catalytic Converter Theft Ring

Justice Department Announces Takedown of Nationwide Catalytic Converter Theft Ring

Washington, DC…The United States is seeking forfeiture of over $545 million in connection with this case. Federal, state, and local law enforcement partners from across the United States executed a nationwide, coordinated takedown today of leaders and associates of a national network of thieves, dealers, and processors for their roles in conspiracies involving stolen catalytic […]