Archive for April, 2009

Below is just a sampling of the many things I’ve been doing…

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009

There are many perks to working on the Hill. One of those perks is the abundance of free food. AVMA, like many businesses and organizations, strategically contributes to the campaigns of Congressmen and Senators who hold a short reception where the contributors get to speak directly with the candidates. I went to three of these [...]

A Whirlwind… So Far

Friday, April 17th, 2009

Week 1: “One ticket for Union Station, please.” This was the usual way I started the morning in the Baltimore BWI train station in preparation for taking the MARC commuter rail train into Washington DC. As I gazed at my ticket expecting to see the cost read $6 instead I noticed the ticket read $18. [...]

First Week… in Review

Tuesday, April 14th, 2009

Monday 4/6/09… In junior high, my group of friends and I pretended we were superheroes with unique powers. Mine was that I could flood a room with my back perspiration in 2 seconds. I was reminded of this fact as I reached for a wad of napkins from a bagel shop to wipe my brow. [...]