Vijay Reddy

It’s official. The Senate has failed us. Gun-control legislation aimed at curbing the tide of gun violence was always thought to be a long shot, with a slim chance of ever passing the House of Representatives and its Republican majority. ...

I have to always ask myself why we look to our first responders to protect us and give us a sense of safety, especially during hard times. On 9/11, we looked to the first responders of New York, Pennsylvania, and ...

Americans have been lulled into falsely believing that in politics, we vote, and then the rest of the time we just sit back and watch. Unfortunately for some, that’s not how politics works. Instead of frowning upon activists or unions ...

Nobody in America would disagree that everyone has a right to free speech. Although, as demonstrated by conservatives who were gleeful by the Citizens United ruling, money is as much speech as speech is. Therefore, I was disappointed to read ...

The first night of the Republican National Convention was adorned with a simple and straightforward message: “We built it.” As its inspiration, the Republican Party turned time and again to one sound bite from a speech that President Obama made ...

This election cycle, the Obama campaign seems to be emphasizing a policy called the “Buffett Rule” very heavily. This rule was precipitated by statements made by billionaire investor Warren Buffett expressing his displeasure that his tax rate was lower than ...