Author - Donald Wittmer

DONALD WITTMER is a retired business executive who held key roles in the automotive and banking sectors. For a time, he also served as a Fiscal Agency Manager for the Detroit branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. He received his undergraduate degree from Cincinnati's Xavier University, an M.A. in business management from Central Michigan University, and earned certification in bank operations from the School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. A husband, father, and grandfather, he teaches part-time at the Kent Place School for Girls in Summit, New Jersey.

Politics

Government Insanity and Ineptitude

The great G.K. Chesterton once wrote this about government: “Government has become ungovernable; that is, it cannot leave off governing. Law has become...

Politics

Pray for Peace

The United States Navy has sent a task force to the seas surrounding North Korea. Apparently, this was done as a show of force to let the North Koreans know we...

Economics

Debt, Debt, and More Debt

The National debt clock moves so fast that it is impossible to write down the balance accurately at any given time. Just a few hours ago, it was rolling along...

Politics

The American Budget Fiasco

The budget process for the United States Government is at best a suggested guideline. The United States does not operate on a balanced budget. There is little...

Economics

Be Wary of Charity Scams

The professional telemarketers never stop calling. The television ads are endless in their efforts to solicit money from the general public. A dollar a day; 19...

Culture

Forgiving Student Loans?

Americans today tend to live like their government. Mortgaged houses, leased cars, heavy credit card debt and student loans to finish college. Two thirds of...

Culture

What We Call News

The News Channel Network is comprised of over 200 exclusive city sites that feature local and national news, entertainment, weather, and sports for each city...