Charles Ortel became a lapsed member of the silent majority in August 2007 when he began alerting the public to dangers posed by structural changes in the global economy. Since then, Charles has appeared in the print, radio and television media with increasing frequency. Brass Tacks will attempt to offer non-partisan perspective on factors contributing to the unresolved, burgeoning crisis and discuss potential solutions. Graduated from Horace Mann School, Yale College and Harvard Business School, Charles tries to learn each day.
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Published 7:46 a.m. November 27, 2013
The Reuters poll on American views of the Iran nuclear deal may not be wrong, but they are certainly not right.
Published 11:09 p.m. November 26, 2013
Dashing the American Dream May lead to World War III
Published 7:50 p.m. November 18, 2013
Leading democrats unintentionally make the republican argument on why we should have small government.
Published 8:15 p.m. November 8, 2013
To win re-election, the President lied about his most important legacy. Obama's credibility is falling and falling fast.
Published 1:51 p.m. November 7, 2013
The President had the nerve to go into the heart of Texas and tout his wonderful healthcare plan.
Published 1:15 a.m. November 6, 2013
Obamacare continues to spew victims; something serious rots now underneath the foundation of the regime.
Published 12:35 p.m. October 30, 2013
Today the wrong person is in the Congressional dock taking flack for yet another scandal.
Published 9:00 a.m. October 25, 2013
Obamacare died in stillbirth three weeks ago.
Published 5:22 p.m. October 15, 2013
The Affordable Care Act may be an act, but it certainly is not nor will it ever be affordable.
Published 6:29 a.m. October 11, 2013
Since January 2009, the federal government has thrown money out the window then burned it once it hit the ground.
Published 5:25 p.m. September 29, 2013
Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and author Seymour (“Sy”) Hersh does not believe that American Forces killed Osama bin Laden.
Published 6:18 p.m. September 20, 2013
How Deeply is America Penetrated by Spies in Service to Foreign Nations?
Published 6:20 a.m. September 20, 2013
The tragedy that erupted in Benghazi was likely born in reckless support by our own government of radical Islamist groups.
Published 11:30 a.m. September 20, 2013
Before we let Hillary Clinton select drapes for the White House cooler heads need to ferret out answers to more tough questions.
Published 6:31 a.m. September 17, 2013
America is actually sliding backward towards chaos and the economic abyss as we approach autumn.