Talbot County
Democratic Forum

Rest easy and be well

We haven’t heard from Rick Kollinger in a while. It’s good to know that the Easton Star Democrat cartoonist and occasional columnist is doing well, and we do have something in common. My primary care provider, or “general contractor,” is also Dr. Schilling, and I also...

Time to Get Serious About Health Care

We might recall President Trump admitting to his “great friend” from Australia, ”You have better health care than we do.” That moment of accountability was refreshing. Perhaps he was reminded that Australia is ranked 4th for positive healthcare outcomes by the...

Science in a vacuum?

Once it was determined that oysters had reached a level of 1 percent of their historic abundance, sustaining a healthy oyster population that provides jobs and sustenance as it filters our waters would seem to merit research  In 2004 the Chesapeake Oyster Management...

Can’t Count on Fake news?

We pretty much agree that Democrats deserve criticism for their failure to connect with those of us left behind, and that they must do more than be against President Trump. They will be busy. It is distressing to see Republicans staying the whopper-a-day course. Our...

Alternative Reality: If Hillary Had Won …

Our new president awakened early. It was the first morning she has awakened in the White House in 20 years. Bill had served successfully for 2 terms, having overcome obstacles including impeachment. Republicans were even citing his accomplishments as their own during...