Delaware's firefighters put their lives in jeopardy every day in an effort to keep families safe.

Clean air is a basic right. The responsibility to ensure that falls to Congress and the president.

Class action lawsuits are an important part of our legal system. All citizens should have the right to band together and settle grievances with bigger companies, but that system is broken and it needs fixing.

That's not all our crops can do. We are also learning how to transform plants into factories. We can now raise plants that will create enzymes that would otherwise be created in chemical factories.

Thirteen thousand dollars a year is not enough to raise a family. That's not enough to pay your bills and save for their future. That's barely enough to provide for even the most basic needs.

For me, our beaches have always been a source of personal inspiration.