Opinion

Bill Day

Commentary: Will there ever be common ground on gun laws?

By Michael Smolens The San Diego Union-Tribune A rare thing happened in…

  • Jan 28th, 2020
Bill Day

Commentary Dems to pundits: Why won’t you believe we like Bernie?

And I can’t deny the fact that you like me. Right now,…

  • Jan 27th, 2020

Opinion: The time has come to replace Stevens School

The Daily World Editorial Board It’s well past time that students at…

  • Jan 27th, 2020
John Darkow | Columbia Missourian

Republicans wanted to impeach Trump from the start

By Virginia Heffernan Los Angeles Times Among the most puzzling defenses of…

  • Jan 24th, 2020
John Darkow | Columbia Missourian
John Darkow | Columbia Missourian

Commentary: Are senators impartial ‘jurors’ or partisan hacks?

By Michael McGough Los Angeles Times Reporters who cover Congress are rightly…

  • Jan 21st, 2020
John Darkow | Columbia Missourian
Gary McCoy

Commentary: The botched Democratic case for witnesses

By Rich Lowry The fate of the republic, we are now supposed…

  • Jan 21st, 2020
Gary McCoy
Taylor Jones | Hoover Digest

Commentary: Questions on Trump’s economy are vexing for Dems

By Jay Ambrose Tribune News Service You almost felt sorry for them,…

  • Jan 20th, 2020
Taylor Jones | Hoover Digest
Bruce Plate | Cagle Cartoons

The world according to Bernie Sanders is worth a serious look

By Doyle McManus Los Angeles Times For most of his 29 years…

  • Jan 20th, 2020
Bruce Plate | Cagle Cartoons

Commentary: Inslee vows to give state a clean fuel standard

OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee badly wants a clean fuels standard in…

  • Jan 17th, 2020

Why Trump’s impeachment trial makes Senate Republicans squirm

By Francis Wilkinson Bloomberg News As the impeachment of President Donald Trump…

  • Jan 17th, 2020
Steve Sack/Minneapolis Star Tribune

American politics are stranger than fiction

If our politics were novelized, we would throw the book across the…

  • Jan 15th, 2020
Steve Sack/Minneapolis Star Tribune

Warren-Sanders spat on display at latest Democratic debate

By Carl P. Leubsdorf The Dallas Morning News For 43 minutes, the…

  • Jan 15th, 2020
Dave Granlund | Politicalcartoons.com

Commentary: President Trump is neither neocon nor isolationist

By Rich Lowry Donald Trump isn’t George W. Bush. That should be…

  • Jan 14th, 2020
Dave Granlund | Politicalcartoons.com
Adam Zyglis | Buffalo News

Fires a climate change warning to Australian leaders — and ours

By Evan Karlik Los Angeles Times With more than 14 million acres…

  • Jan 14th, 2020
Adam Zyglis | Buffalo News
Jeff Koterba | Omaha World Herald

Commentary: On Prohibition’s 100th anniversary, should we expect the same fate for marijuana?

By Donald J. Boudreaux & Adam C. Pritchard Tribune News Service Alcohol…

  • Jan 13th, 2020
Jeff Koterba | Omaha World Herald
Nate Beeler | Counterpoint

Commentary: The Constitution isn’t as malleable as Democrats think

I am a retired U.S. Navy Chief Petty Officer. After that career…

  • Jan 13th, 2020
Nate Beeler | Counterpoint
House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox, left) and caucus chair Rep. Paul Harris talk to the media Dec. 19 in Olympia. Wilcox has called on Republican Rep. Matt Shea to resign following an investigative report that found he took part in “domestic terrorism” against the United States during a 2016 standoff at a wildlife refuge in Oregon. (AP Photo/Rachel La Corte)

Far-right lawmaker Matt Shea has a House seat, but no caucus

Whether Democrats try to expel the GOP lawmaker will be a hot topic in the upcoming session.

House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox, left) and caucus chair Rep. Paul Harris talk to the media Dec. 19 in Olympia. Wilcox has called on Republican Rep. Matt Shea to resign following an investigative report that found he took part in “domestic terrorism” against the United States during a 2016 standoff at a wildlife refuge in Oregon. (AP Photo/Rachel La Corte)

Mission accomplished for Trump’s new whisperer

By Martin Schram Tribune News Service The new Trump Whisperer, former Kansas…

  • Jan 10th, 2020
John Darkow | Columbia Missourian

Commentary: Trump may have started a war with Iran he cannot win

By Ivan Eland Tribune News Service Americans are understandably war-weary and President…

  • Jan 8th, 2020
John Darkow | Columbia Missourian
R.J. Matson | CQ Roll Call

Commentry: Colin Kaepernick reinforces a stupid lie about America

By Rich Lowry In the torrent of idiotic commentary unleashed by the…

  • Jan 8th, 2020
R.J. Matson | CQ Roll Call