Thomas Jefferson Institute for Public Policy

Vice President

Chris Braunlich is a former member of the Fairfax County School Board, and vice president of the Thomas Jefferson Institute for Public Policy. The views expressed here are his own and do not necessary reflect the opinions of the Institute or its Board of Directors. He may be reached at c.Braunlich@att.net.

Written by Mr. Christian N. Braunlich

April 2018

The Jefferson Journal:  Want to Honor Barbara Bush?  Read to a Child.
The Jefferson Journal: Want to Honor Barbara Bush? Read to a Child. — By Chris Braunlich  "So there's a reading circle and all the kids have a book and they're passing the book kid to kid and they passed it to me and I couldn't read."  That's a dyslexic Neil Bush, describing the moment his mother took on the challenge of literacy and reading.  (4/25/2018)  Read It Here!

September 2017

Jefferson Journal:  Next Steps for DACA
Jefferson Journal: Next Steps for DACA — By Chris Braunlich  President Obama's Executive Order on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) was clearly unconstitutional and deserved to be upended.  But there is also a clear case for Congress to take action on behalf of those who came here as children and are now contributing to society and the American economy. (9/14/2017)  Read It Here!

March 2017

Jefferson Journal:  Time for a Truce
Jefferson Journal: Time for a Truce — By Chris Braunlich  Partisan attacks on judicial nominations and insistence that nominees say how they would vote on an issue before even hearing the facts don't serve the American people well.  Isn't it time for a truce?  (3/31/2017) Read It Here!

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