Richard Elfers

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"

Lessons learned from the attempted coup of January 6, 2021

Words matter, and Republicans are more interested in staying in power than protecting the Constitution.

 

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"

Considering our relationships, parent and child | In Focus

When I had my kids, I wanted to be the father I never had.

 

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"

Policy where Trump triumphed | In Focus

The President ought to receive credit for OperationWarp Speed, the Arab recognition of the state of Israel, and the end of political apathy in the U.S.

 

Rich Elfers

For the sake of our nation, embrace the change at the White House | In Focus

Millions of Americans are making the same mistakes I made when I was was younger.

Rich Elfers
Rich Elfers

Both parties facing post-Trump dilemma | In Focus

President-elect Biden will have to listed to the 73 million people who voted for his opponent.

Rich Elfers
Rich Elfers, "In Focus"

Accept the election results: that’s how a healthy democracy works | In Focus

Even Fox News has declared Joe Biden the winner of the 2020 election.

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"
Rich Elfers, "In Focus"

No easy answers as we battle through a pandemic | In Focus

We need to find a balance between individual rights and the common good.

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"
Rich Elfers

2020 election reflection | In Focus

Several of my predictions missed the mark.

Rich Elfers
Rich Elfers

Examining polls after the fact | In Focus

Were the polls accurate? By now, we likely know.

Rich Elfers
Rich Elfers

Less than one week from an election that shapes the nation

“It ain’t over till it’s over.”

Rich Elfers
Rich Elfers

Opposition research and the common good

Some Republicans running for office lack balance and nuance.

Rich Elfers
Rich Elfers

Progressive misconceptions on Latinos

No group is a monolith.

Rich Elfers
Rich Elfers

Enough with cleverness – give me smarts | In Focus

I don’t need exciting, clever remarks, but a boring, well-run government.

Rich Elfers
A letter to Christian supporters of President Donald J. Trump

A letter to Christian supporters of President Donald J. Trump

Here’s what the Bible says about people like the president.

A letter to Christian supporters of President Donald J. Trump
Tribalism and the upcoming election

Tribalism and the upcoming election

Wy do some Republicans stick to Trump? Because they believe the alternative is worse.

Tribalism and the upcoming election
Former empires looking for more on a world stage

Former empires looking for more on a world stage

A look at Turkey, Iran, and China.

Former empires looking for more on a world stage
The definition of family

The definition of family

Both the Democratic and Republican conventions showcased what each party views as a “family”.

The definition of family
We’re all biased, but do we attempt to uncover the truth?

We’re all biased, but do we attempt to uncover the truth?

Mainstream media leans left, but that doesn’t mean we should ignore their information.

We’re all biased, but do we attempt to uncover the truth?
Small steps are the best path to success

Small steps are the best path to success

Striving for perfection won’t get you to where you want to go.

Small steps are the best path to success
A desire for certainty

A desire for certainty

We sometimes pick certainty over much better choices.

A desire for certainty