CELEBRATING GOOD NEWS

TriceEdney — By now you know I look forward to the weekly opportunity of sharing my opinions with my readers.  I pray that they...

Commercial Airbnb Hosts Add Strain on Single Mothers Across D.C.

As a single mother living in D.C., being able to provide for and protect my family is my main concern. I like knowing my...

End-of-Life Planning – The Intersection of Faith and Law

The Maryland State Department of Health recently announced funding for the Maryland Faith Health Network, a pilot project between 70 congregations in the northwest...

Turn Health Insurance Subsidies into Vouchers

President Trump is cutting the ACA cost-sharing subsidies—estimated to total $7 billion in 2017, $10 billion next year, and $16 billion by 2027—which have...

VICTORY

TriceEdney -- I've always drawn a measure of comfort from watching and listening to "Grandmother" type clocks. There's something soothing about the consistent tic-tic-tic...

Winning Our Fight for Middle Class Tax Reform

Along with my Democratic colleagues in the Congress, I support tax reform legislation that would truly help everyday Americans and the small businesses that...

Following Lifting of Sanctions, Development is Imperative

On Oct. 12, the U.S. announced the long overdue removal of some sanctions on Sudan. Now, new and exciting potentials lie ahead for the...

First Legally Sanctioned Racial Discrimination Case in the U.S. in the 21st Century

Rare is the case when conservatives and liberals, from Dr. Ben Carson to Reverend Jesse Jackson, and from Breitbart News to The Afro American...

STEP-BY-STEP

TriceEdney —  Anyone old enough to remember "The Three Stooges" may also remember one of their most famous skits, "Niagara Falls."  In this bit,...

Step into Who You Are – Embrace and Love Your Natural Hair

Natural hair has never been so popular and so empowering. I’m sure we’re all familiar with the 1960’s slogan “Black is Beautiful” and the...

Don’t Leave Diabetes Left Untreated and Uncontrolled

Diabetes is a condition with multiple causes. It is characterized by the abnormal breakdown of sugars, starches and proteins that results in high blood...

Open Enrollment in Maryland Begins Now

I encourage everyone currently enrolled in the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange, as well as those looking to enroll, to visit the Exchange during the...