PUBLIC ADVOCACY: Makes you think, plus worthwhile innovation

1. WSJ: 12/29/12. Dean’s list: Hiring Spree Fattens College Bureaucracy & Tuition. Proof finally, that the student loan program doesn’t need to exist ( my theory, not WSJ). A WSJ analyst, studied the salary and employment records of the University of Minnesota, from 2001 to Spring, 2012, , with the finding that 1000 administrators were … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: Makes you think, plus worthwhile innovation

PUBLIC ADVOCACY: What happened to the news?

1. In 1996, Bill Clinton, signed into Law, The Telecommunications Bill , with the stated objective , to provide for a pro competitive, de – regulatory environment, opening information technologies and services to all Americans. In actuality, it opened the airwaves, printed content and video, to major corporate players; Time Warner, Rupert Murdoch & GE, … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: What happened to the news?

PUBLIC ADVOCACY: A SEAT AT THE TABLE DECIDING LAWS !

1. NY TIMES 12/26/12 Legal curbs said to hamper ATF in gun inquiries: sales registry barred; no permanent director of the bureau? NO ENFORCEMENT & NO REGULATION IS THE ACCEPTABLE FORM OF GOVERNMENT FOR THE NRA & CONGRESS. Under current law, the bureau is prohibited from creating a NATIONAL GUN REGISTRY? CAN YOU BELIEVE IT, … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: A SEAT AT THE TABLE DECIDING LAWS !

Financial advocacy 2012/ Thoughts for moving forward

1. Reading about Hedge Funds in The Sunday Times, to paraphrase, ORDINARY PEOPLE DON’T UNDERSTAND HEDGE FUNDS. BUT, THAT’s the point, isn’t it; NO TRANSPARENCY. Further along in the Business Section, Gretchen Morgenson Has A 2013 Guide to Better Behavior. It’s. worth remembering and requesting: A. Make it Sting; in matters of criminal liability, the … More Financial advocacy 2012/ Thoughts for moving forward

A FEDERAL OMBUDSMAN/ FOR THE PEOPLE BY THE PEOPLE: A seat at government’s table!

1. In the early 1980’s , I was a VP @ BANKERS TRUST, my job was to understand and uncover the origin of a loss reported in the annual report. Bankers gave me Carte Blanche to hire a team of young people, recent college graduates, plus an AVP( assistant Vice President ) to oversee the … More A FEDERAL OMBUDSMAN/ FOR THE PEOPLE BY THE PEOPLE: A seat at government’s table!

Some fun and let’s be real/ We are on the precipice?

1. NYC ARTS : NY ; The National Academy of the Arts Museum and School, has a dynamite show by women artists, exhibiting their paintings and sculpture. While, At the Metropolitan Museum of Art there is an interesting exhibit of photography; faking it before photo shop. Photos worth the visit . NYC ARTS. ON CHANNEL … More Some fun and let’s be real/ We are on the precipice?