All posts by Jim Fossel

Jim Fossel

About Jim Fossel

Originally from Alna, Jim Fossel has volunteered with a number of campaigns over the years, including for Peter Mills for Governor in 2006. He previously worked for U.S. Senator Susan Collins and House Republican Leader Josh Tardy.

Conservatives should offer solutions on environment, not ignore it

When a debate — any debate — isn’t going your way, it’s all too easy to disengage entirely from the discussion, rather than try to offer your own constructive solutions and respond appropriately to criticism. As we all well know, this is a common problem in our everyday lives, but it crops up often enough in politics […]

Over 200 years ago, muskets got it done

As we all join together with family and friends to enjoy fireworks, BBQ, and this beautiful summer day, let’s all remember that we’re here for a reason: to celebrate our nation’s independence. However, two hundred years ago, our founding fathers didn’t win our freedom from a tyrannical king by staging sit-ins, or with strongly worded protests, […]