For nation’s sake, Trump and intelligence community must get along

For nation’s sake, Trump and intelligence community must get along

WASHINGTON — The White House disarray we’ve witnessed of late can’t be good for national security. Having a president kept out of th...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


100 years ago with Charlie Miller

100 years ago with Charlie Miller

Feb. 23, 1917Madison County Democrat — Mr. and Mrs. William Beedle entertained the Married People’s Card Club at their home on Tuesday eve...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Democrats picking on the wrong man

Democrats are picking the wrong guy — the wrong target — if they choose to go all out in opposition to Judge Neil Gorsuch — the Pres...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Chicago Tribune: Trump confronts NATO’s free riders

Feb. 18, 2017 — NATO is a 28-nation alliance built on the premise that an attack on one member is an attack on every member. That’s a heal...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Stopping surprise hospital bills

Stopping surprise hospital bills

Far too many Americans face out-of-control surprise medical bills, often for emergency care, despite the fact that they spend their hard-earned money ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


My office can help with federal agencies

My office can help with federal agencies

As we continue to make our way through the first few months of the new Congress, I want to make sure you know about the services my office can provide...

February 20th, 2017 |  


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 |  


Dark chocolate is a healthier option

Dark chocolate is a healthier option

I want to give a sweet treat to my wife, but I don’t want to derail her healthy eating regime. What kind of sweets can I present to her?If you w...

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


The world outside is waking up early

The world outside is waking up early

Weather has always held a certain fascination for mankind. I’ve lived in several states. In a number of those places, I’ve heard the phras...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Matters of life and death and a comforting soup

Matters of life and death and a comforting soup

Editor’s Note: “Too melancholy,” I said to myself as I did something I rarely do: sent this column back to Gloria for some major rev...

February 17th, 2017 |