Only Uncle Sam would fail to see the irony and humor of a decision to kick off the decennial Census on the day most of us are wary of being made a fool. Our federal government has decreed April 1, 2020 “Census Day,” turning the traditional “Fool’s Day” into a key reference that will be used to determine how many people are living in your home, your county, your state and nation.
Cochise College is changing the lives of our students and the communities we serve by fulfilling their hopes and dreams. This holiday season, we want to share our hopes and dreams for the New Year with you. I hope for health and prosperity for the students and communities we serve, and that all your hopes for the next year come true.
Even though we recognize that legislation being proposed by state Democrats has as much chance as a snowball surviving on a Phoenix sidewalk in July, we’re interested in whether the politics of the issue will drive staunch Republicans to turn blue and ride donkeys.