FOUR YEARS FROM NOW, this community should not be able to blame problems on or claim victories from George W. Bush or Mitch Daniels. Let us not give any principality that much credit or control. Four years from now, this community will either more exemplify shalom or retrench into the self-fulfilling prophecies inherent in self-interest. Either way, the responsibility will be predominantly on local neighbors.
Read more in "All Politics Is Local" in this week's edition of Grace Notes.