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

The reason American politics is so unsettled right now goes well beyond Donald Trump. It also involves the state of the major parties.Although the new...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Russian reality: Playing straight with the bear, avoiding claws

In considering the evolution of U.S.-Russian ties it is important to remember that there are advantages to good relations with the bear, a neighbor vi...

February 17th, 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 |  


How bail fills our county jails

With jails bulging due to the opiate epidemic, county-level officials across the state are calling for the legislature and the Ohio Supreme Court to f...

February 6th, 2017 |  


Orange County (Calif.) Register: Trump’s choice of vaccine foe Kennedy could worsen political ills

JAN. 12, 2017 — Not one to skirt controversy, President-elect Donald Trump has reinserted himself into a marginal but revealing controversy: vac...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Chicago Tribune: Amazon and the twilight of the grocery line

DEC. 23, 2017 — Americans spend — waste — a year or two of their lives waiting in line, wishing it would move faster, staring dagger...

December 26th, 2016 |  


Editorial: Motorists need tired truckers off the highway

During a period when semi-truck crash fatalities exploded past 4,000 for the first time in seven years, legislation could sneak past Congress that wou...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Demographics may favor Democrats — someday

Demographics may favor Democrats — someday

For years, researchers have predicted that changing U.S. demographics — the rising tide of Hispanics, blacks, Asians, Pacific islanders, city-dw...

November 18th, 2016 |  


Editorial: Debt of gratitude owed to those who protected freedoms

Editorial: Debt of gratitude owed to those who protected freedoms

There are few people alive today who can provide first-hand memories of World War I.Its devastating and bloody toll on the United States and other nat...

November 11th, 2016 |  


Manufacturing alive, growing in Ohio

Amid the political bickering over economic plans, taxes and trade deals that we hear every election cycle come these standard refrains: “All the...

October 14th, 2016 |