Opinion

Making trade work for all Americans

President Trump clearly has heard the cries of Americans fed up with the whole process.

  • Jan 27th, 2017

Tribes continue to fight for protection of Earth’s resources

1989 state law effective in dealing with growth of fossil fuel industry

  • Jan 27th, 2017

Lawmakers say students could pay for Republican inaction

School districts may be hindered from budget planning

  • Jan 25th, 2017

‘Alternative facts’ are lies, and we must point this out every time

Trump intends to determine what the facts are, and he will attempt to silence anyone who challenges his view of reality.

  • Jan 25th, 2017

Donald Trump’s unpredictable-but-real reality show

Trump has the worst favorable poll rating of any modern incoming president.

  • Jan 24th, 2017

Liberal reactions to new president are ridiculous

Has anyone paid any attention for the last year?

  • Jan 24th, 2017

Barron Trump should be left alone

We have a long and lousy history of being jerks about presidential kids.

  • Jan 23rd, 2017

Trump’s permanent campaign won’t help him keep his promises

The new president will continue to campaign, because that’s what he knows how to do, and he’s good at it.

  • Jan 23rd, 2017

We owe Trump love, cooperation

It’s now time to put away our biblical fears and even our biblical hopes and just get on with it.

  • Jan 20th, 2017

Trump’s inaugural address nothing more than magical thinking

“American carnage”?! Really?

  • Jan 20th, 2017

Disregard all those farewells: Obama isn’t really leaving

For the first time in almost a century, the immediate ex-president will continue residing in Washington.

  • Jan 18th, 2017

President Trump and the great unknown

How will traditionally loyal Republican lawmakers react when they are skeptical of Trump’s demands?

  • Jan 18th, 2017

Trump’s good qualities can carry the day

But two giant caveats remain, both pertaining to character.

  • Jan 17th, 2017

The danger of a president using intimidation against citizens

Are we aware that we are facing a subtler, but still significant danger in Donald Trump’s tweets?

  • Jan 17th, 2017

More tweeting, less thinking: Trump epitomizes troubling trend

Trump he is promoting the trend of using social media as our primary — and possibly only — news source.

  • Jan 16th, 2017

Which news media should we rally around?

American journalism is independent, fact-based, verified reporting that serves the public.

  • Jan 16th, 2017

No sophomore slump for Marco Rubio

The single swing vote he holds on the committee deciding Rex Tillerson’s fate is very real.

  • Jan 13th, 2017

The era of extreme entertainment comes to the presidential press conference

Seventy years’ worth of presidential decorum was thrown out.

  • Jan 13th, 2017

An appreciation of a good man, Obama

I don’t care what Obama’s critics say or what vitriol drips from troll tongues.

  • Jan 11th, 2017

Sessions is wrong person to serve as attorney general

His views mark him as a man of the past.

  • Jan 11th, 2017