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  • Connie Schultz: A brighter legacy of Selma

    The morning after President Barack Obama delivered his soaring speech in Selma, Alabama, former Gov. George Wallace’s 65-year-old daughter stood on th ...
    March 12, 2015 - 11:22 pm
  • Ponnuru: Does Republicans' letter to Iran accomplish anything?

    Were Republican senators out of bounds in sending a letter to Iran’s government about the limits of President Barack Obama’s power in foreign policy? ...
    March 11, 2015 - 10:36 pm
  • Another View: Clinton had duty above convenience

    Hillary Clinton offered a soupcon of regret at a news conference Tuesday for having used private email exclusively during her nearly four years as sec ...
    March 11, 2015 - 10:35 pm
  • Another View: Justice finds much wrong in Ferguson

    The Justice Department said two things about Ferguson, Mo., last week, both of which should make Americans uncomfortable. First, federal officials ann ...
    March 9, 2015 - 11:22 pm
  • Another View: Cheap Canadian drugs show U.S. failure to negotiate

    Canada has a well-founded reputation for dangerous exports: dirty oil. Strong beer. The occasional bad pop song. Hockey fights. Hockey hair. The Canad ...
    March 5, 2015 - 10:47 pm
  • Tron: Employers should stop screening for pot

    Legal barriers to marijuana are falling all over the United States. Pot, tried by nearly half of all Americans at some point in their lives, is alread ...
    March 5, 2015 - 10:47 pm
  • Another View: Logical route to uphold ACA

    With the Supreme Court again examining the Affordable Care Act on Wednesday, it has have several logical, principled paths to avoid tearing apart a la ...
    March 4, 2015 - 10:23 pm
  • Another View: Squeezing the vulnerable

    According a report in Monday’s New York Times, the Justice Department is preparing to tell the embattled Ferguson, Missouri, police department to shap ...
    March 3, 2015 - 9:01 pm
  • Hunt: Hillary Clinton doesn't need a marketing expert

    Hillary Clinton has enlisted a Coca-Cola marketing whiz to help brand her expected presidential campaign.
    March 2, 2015 - 11:08 pm
  • Another View: Netanyahu shares concerns about Iran

    However politically unwise it is for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address Congress today, his message on U.S. and European negotiation ...
    March 2, 2015 - 11:08 pm
  • Harrop: New food agency? Hold the hysteria

    As things now stand, the U.S. Department of Agriculture oversees steaks, chicken thighs and eggs out of their shells. The Food and Drug Administration ...
    March 1, 2015 - 10:42 pm
  • Carson: ​Applauding an elegant conservative

    Recently, I was temporarily placed on the Southern Poverty Law Center's watch list for extremism simply because I vocally support traditional marriage ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 11:54 pm
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