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Better Lives for Our Grandchildren: A Plane Crash Survivor's Perspective on Politics and Life , by Bill Robertson (Author)

A retired marketing executive of a $40 billion corporation, Bill Robertson has led an interesting life. Growing up in Niles, Michigan, he attended Harvard Business School, ran a marathon, scaled Mt. Rainier, played a round of golf with Neil Armstrong, met President Reagan, and made six holes in one. He also survived a devastating airline disaster aboard United Airlines Flight 232, which crashed in Sioux City, Iowa. The crash changed his priorities and his life. Spending time with a growing family became his top concern, and he worried for the future of his six grandkids. The future looked bleak. His grandkids’ generation might be the first to have a lower standard of living than their parents. This book, Better Lives for Our Grandchildren: A Plane Crash Survivor's Perspective on Politics and Life, shows how he applied his extensive marketing experience to examine the direction of the country by taking the reader on the journey that led to the election of Donald J. Trump as president. The country wanted change, and Bill’s book identifies why there was so much angst and what the country is doing to change direction.

March/07/2008 1:03AM
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Health Care: hot topic on the campaign trail. Our Government wants to get more involved in health care. Some want all health care to be free in this country. What got us to this point? My theory, just a theory. Supply and demand. Too few doctors. Carl Getto, chairman of the Council on Graduate Medical Education, a Read the full article…

March/06/2008 1:57AM
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There is an old saying in the Middle East. It goes something like this: my grandfather rode a camel, his son, my father drove a Benz, I have my own jet, my son will ride a camel. Let me give you one example of how this can happen. BP(British Petroleum) a company I have absolutely Read the full article…

March/05/2008 2:31AM
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On May 25,1961 President John F. Kennedy said" First, I believe this nation should  commit itself to achieving the goal, before the decade is out, of landing a man on the moon and returning him back safely to the earth" In my lifetime this is probably the best example of our nation setting an almost Read the full article…