Opinion

Bill Day | FloridaPolitics.com

Democrats must be ready to go it alone to protect Dreamers

The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which protects immigrants who arrived…

  • Jul 27th, 2021

 

Clarity required as new drug law takes effect

State laws in Washington can be an unnavigable labyrinth of confusion and…

  • Jul 27th, 2021

 

Should the U.S. return to the gold standard? No

Fifty years ago next month, with inflation rising and growing trade deficits,…

  • Jul 27th, 2021

 

Pat Bagley | The Salt Lake Tribune

Climate essential component of I-5 Bridge plan

A focus on climate issues as part of a replacement Interstate 5…

  • Jul 21st, 2021
Pat Bagley | The Salt Lake Tribune

Will flood politics change Germany and the world?

There she was again, the proverbial mother of the nation, walking somberly…

  • Jul 21st, 2021
Milt Priggee | U.S. Newspapers

Young people should be reading newspapers

Sitting in my eighth-grade classroom, I stealthily check my email, hoping for…

  • Jul 20th, 2021
Milt Priggee | U.S. Newspapers
Pat Bagley | The Salt Lake Tribune

What good is a minimum wage if it’s stolen?

The U.S. economy’s rapid recovery from the pandemic is granting workers a…

  • Jul 20th, 2021
Pat Bagley | The Salt Lake Tribune
R.J. Matson | CQ Roll Call

Legal weed is inevitable, but we’ll survive

Consider this premise: For good or ill, the full legalization of marijuana…

  • Jul 19th, 2021
R.J. Matson | CQ Roll Call

Generation Z should fear a guaranteed income

It’s a simple, utopian idea. If we give everyone a monthly check,…

  • Jul 19th, 2021

Central Grays Harbor Regional Fire Authority plan emerges

A plan that would merge the Aberdeen and Hoquiam fire departments into…

  • Jul 17th, 2021
Dick Wright | PoliticalCartoons.com

Inflation running wild — poor, low-income Americans hurt the most

How can we help working families the most? Raising the minimum wage…

  • Jul 16th, 2021
Dick Wright | PoliticalCartoons.com
Bill Day | FloridaPolitics.com

Our founders believed civic education and historical knowledge would prevent tyranny – and foster democracy

The majority of Americans today are anxious; they believe their democracy is…

  • Jul 14th, 2021
Bill Day | FloridaPolitics.com
Rick McKee | Counterpoint

Biden can promote both workers and competition

President Joe Biden’s executive order promoting U.S. economic competition includes some welcome…

  • Jul 14th, 2021
Rick McKee | Counterpoint
Dave Granlund | PoliticalCartoons.com

FAA shows new muscle in working with Boeing

Ahead of a 2016 meeting to discuss training requirements for the 737…

  • Jul 13th, 2021
Dave Granlund | PoliticalCartoons.com

Why we may never know whether the $56,000-a-year Alzheimer’s drug actually works

The Food and Drug Administration’s approval in June of a drug purporting…

  • Jul 13th, 2021
Bruce Plante | PoliticalCartoons.com

Vaccine rollout a success story unlike any in the world

On May 4, President Joe Biden set the goal for 70 percent…

  • Jul 12th, 2021
Bruce Plante | PoliticalCartoons.com

Herrera Beutler takes on maternal mortality

Maternal health care in the United States is frankly a disgrace, and…

  • Jul 12th, 2021

East Aberdeen rail project would benefit region

Railroad crossings don’t get a lot of attention from people unless, of…

  • Jul 10th, 2021

Watching Walsh

Editor’s note: Due to a production error, the following letter did not…

  • Jul 10th, 2021
Steve Sack | The Minneapolis Star-Tribune

Global Enemy No. 1: a worst-case solution

As President Joe Biden and his top cybersecurity minds convened in the…

  • Jul 10th, 2021
Steve Sack | The Minneapolis Star-Tribune