Chicago Tribune: Israelis and Palestinians: 1 state or 2?

FEB. 17, 2017 — Americans who tuned out years of on-again, off-again peace negotiations between Israelis and Palestinians may now want to tune i...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Editorial: Jordan had right idea in 2010, but wrong plan now

Editorial: Jordan had right idea in 2010, but wrong plan now

Not that many years ago, a brash and much younger Jim Jordan posed in the photo studio of The Lima News beside a large stack of paper. Printed on each...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Editorial: State pinching cities for even more cash

Gov. John Kasich’s proposal to strip some municipal income-tax collection duties from local governments is being seen as an effort to peel back ...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Editorial: Thought needed on transgender decisions

Editorial: Thought needed on transgender decisions

Should a girl join the Boy Scouts if she identifies as a male?Should it matter which bathroom you use, as long as you’re comfortable there?And s...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Orange County (Calif.) Register: Shifting to ‘blue collar’ focus could work for Democrats

FEB. 14, 2017 — The reason American politics is so unsettled right now goes well beyond Donald Trump. It also involves the state of the major pa...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 17th, 2017. |  


Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Russian reality: Playing straight with the bear, avoiding claws

FEB. 12, 2017 — In considering the evolution of U.S.-Russian ties it is important to remember that there are advantages to good relations with t...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: A national law for experimental drugs is wise

FEB. 12, 2017 — The Trump administration has signaled support for a federal law to help terminally ill patients get access to drugs that might b...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Chicago Tribune: Pastors and politics: How to revise the rules against campaigning by churches

FEB. 11, 2017 — Donald Trump would once have been thought an unlikely champion of religious freedom. But he staked out his claim at this year...

February 15th, 2017 updated: February 15th, 2017. |  


Kansas City Star: Executive orders out of control no matter who occupies the White House

FEB. 8, 2017 — In 2015, Sen. Pat Roberts of Kansas denounced then-President Barack Obama’s threatened use of an executive order to move pr...

February 14th, 2017 updated: February 14th, 2017. |  


Los Angeles Times: Appeals court rightfully blocks travel ban

FEB. 10, 2017 — Thank God that at least part of the government is functioning as it ought to. On Thursday, a three-judge panel of the 9th Circui...

February 13th, 2017 updated: February 13th, 2017. |