Ideas

About Public Investment

One of the many points of distinction between my opponent, Brad Roae, and me is our attitude toward public investment. I believe that true public investment is an absolutely vital part of government, and that it is crucial toward our recovery as a region. Roae speaks often about, well, the opposite. We need to refuse … Continue reading About Public Investment

Back to School 2020

https://youtu.be/-8J9ftSMK2E The following is the text from Matt's September 1, 2020 Digital Town Hall Outside, we’re noticing some changes over the last couple of weeks. The leaves are crisping up, and the first blush edges are showing on the trees and — one of the surest signs for those of us who grew up in … Continue reading Back to School 2020

Running On Hope

I do Monday Morning sketch talks every week (tune in!), and today the theme was kindness, empathy, and hope as foundations for legislative action. And, wow, it was hard. Because, if you’re at all like me, you might be feeling a bit less hopeful than usual. Particularly about politics. For today’s video, check the Facebook … Continue reading Running On Hope