Recent Articles by Dan Liljenquist
Published: Friday, May 27, 2016 3:30 pm MDT
“Neurosis is always a substitute for legitimate suffering.” — Carl Jung. Puerto Rico is suffering from a collective neurosis. Government leaders everywhere must embrace the principles of legit...
Published: Wednesday, May 18, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
Over the next couple of months, leading up to the Republican National Convention, Trump can make significant progress in cementing his credibility as a leader and in unifying the Republican Party if he provides...
Published: Wednesday, May 11, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
I am pleased to see that Congress has refused to bail out Puerto Rico. A bailout is not the answer.
Published: Wednesday, May 4, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
Puerto Rico has at least a $2 billion budget deficit this year that it cannot close.
Published: Wednesday, April 27, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
A bipartisan bill is progressing through Congress that revokes the legal immunity typically given to foreign nations when such nations are found culpable for terror attacks that kill Americans on U.S. soil.
Published: Friday, April 8, 2016 11:01 pm MDT
Losing stings. There is no way around it. And the more you care, the more it hurts. Should we be less willing to emotionally invest — in a team, in a cause, in an idea, in a campaign — if there i...
Published: Wednesday, March 30, 2016 8:03 pm MDT
Capitalism and socialism have a host vs. disease relationship — the one will always attempt to kill the other. The real philosophical question is — which is the host and which is the disease?
Published: Wednesday, March 23, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
Would the Utah GOP be able to pull off such a high-profile event when the neighborhood caucuses were already under public pressure? It seemed like a high-stakes gamble at the time.
Published: Wednesday, March 16, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
24 Utahns die every month from prescription drug overdoses. Health care professionals have long wrestled with the question over whether the risks of prescribing such drugs outweighs the pain relief benefits the...
Published: Wednesday, March 9, 2016 6:00 pm MST
Iran is testing the resolve of the Obama administration, and North Korea is trying to follow the Iranian political extortion playbook but with one major additional factor in play — North Korea actually ha...