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Maria Gutzeit | Politics Paved with Good Intentions

“‘People are always meaning well,’ said Edward. ‘That’s often the trouble.’”  ― Penelope Lively, Passing On  I have no doubt legislators have good intentions. The vast majority seem to be

Maria Gutzeit | Power Shutoffs Are a Shoddy Band-Aid

A good portion of my job as an engineer involves process hazard analysis. A similar approach would help power companies and regulators seeking to reduce fire risk.  This year, the risk-reduction

Maria Gutzeit | Governing by Temper Tantrum

The government shutdown, which is now the longest on record as of this writing, is ridiculous. It is sad that some cheer it on. This shutdown, like others, illustrates a