Op-Eds

Guest perspective: Boom and gloom: Not everyone’s boat is rising March 10, 2014
Time for a national dialogue on the cost of war October 28, 2013
Support economy with goods that are made in U.S. June 16, 2013
Watchdog caucus bolsters oversight March 19, 2013
OP-ED: The faces of gun violence February 26, 2013
No excuses for inaction on gun violence January 15, 2013
Jackie Speier: I regret that I haven't done more to stop the unspeakable December 21, 2012
LGBT conversion quackery must go December 20, 2012
Congress should even retail playing field November 26, 2012
Four-star Generals are not Infallible November 16, 2012
Universities are crucial to innovation October 24, 2012
Code of Military Justice needs to be updated for 21st century October 09, 2012
Assaults in armed forces must stop immediately August 26, 2012
Why rapists in military get away with it June 21, 2012
OP-ED: Make it in America once again June 14, 2012
Jobless, indebted grads hit by 'diploma despair' May 27, 2012
PTSD: Roadblocks to recovery April 09, 2012
Victims of Military Rape Need Justice February 07, 2012
A Crisis in Our Military November 17, 2011
OP-ED: Refinance relief for the middle class October 27, 2011
10 Reasons to Bring Our Troops Home From Afghanistan on 10th Anniversary of War October 07, 2011
Better pipeline safety emerges from San Bruno ashes September 06, 2011
Republicans Putting Party Above Country July 20, 2011
Opinion: To encourage U.S. industry, buy Made in America June 09, 2011
Honoring the ultimate sacrifice June 06, 2011
Rapes of women in military 'a national disgrace' April 17, 2011
Practicing guilt by association March 11, 2011
Do not track our online data March 04, 2011
California's natural gas disaster may affect the nation February 26, 2011
From Jonestown to Tucson January 16, 2011
What we can learn from another tragedy January 16, 2011
Best defense against cyber bullies and predators: Talk to your kids January 12, 2011
No Water, No Salmon! December 02, 2010
San Bruno victims' aid shouldn't be taxed as income November 25, 2010
A new kind of veteran demands our support November 11, 2010
The Overlooked Cost of The War: Veterans' Benefits August 15, 2010
Opinion: Social Security can be lifeline for children, too August 13, 2010
Enough Is Enough - Put Elizabeth Warren in Charge July 20, 2010
Buffalo Soldiers as National Park Pioneers June 10, 2010
Reform Package Fixes Years of Wall St. Neglect May 27, 2010
Equip Autos with Black Boxes May 20, 2010
Making Sure Reform is on the Money March 20, 2010
All I Want for Christmas Is Reasonable Regulation of the Financial Industry January 04, 2010
A Reasonable Case for Regulation October 27, 2009
A Reason for Optimism February 26, 2009
The Myth of the San Francisco Mouse February 14, 2009
Credit Rating Agencies Are No Longer First Rate December 17, 2008
Congresswoman remembers day of horror November 17, 2008