Analysis: A Sanders Iowa win could prolong the Democratic primary fight

Analysis: A Sanders Iowa win could prolong the Democratic primary fight

DES MOINES, Iowa — The increasing likelihood that Bernie Sanders could win Monday’s first-in-the-nation caucus threatens to fundamentally ...

February 2nd, 2020 |  


Michael Reagan: What lessons did we learn?

Michael Reagan: What lessons did we learn?

It doesn’t matter whether the impeachment trial of President Trump is already over or it drags on for months.Two-thirds of the U.S. Senate is ne...

February 1st, 2020 |  


Martin Schram: GOP seeks smokeless gun

Martin Schram: GOP seeks smokeless gun

Once again, “smoking gun” evidence that seems to incriminate a Republican president has been uncovered — and once again, it turned u...

February 1st, 2020 |  



Portman explains ‘no’ vote

Portman explains ‘no’ vote

WASHINGTON — U.S. Senator Rob Portman, R-Ohio, issued the following statement regarding his “no” vote on calling more witnesses in t...

February 1st, 2020 |  


Carl P. Leubsdorf: Is there any Dem with vision to beat Trump?

Carl P. Leubsdorf: Is there any Dem with vision to beat Trump?

More than six decades ago, I asked Sen. John Kennedy at a college editors’ conference why he felt qualified for the presidency, since his politi...

February 1st, 2020 |  


David Trinko: Seeing your own fears in your child’s eyes

David Trinko: Seeing your own fears in your child’s eyes

I look at my children, and I see myself in them.I see my nose, my eyes, my freckle patterns. There’s my analytic deconstruction. There’s m...

February 1st, 2020 |  


Cheryl Parson: Prepare yourself against tax scams

Cheryl Parson: Prepare yourself against tax scams

This is the time of year when every taxpayer gets excited and waits for the mail with bated breath to receive an envelope printed with “Importan...

February 1st, 2020 |  


Legal-Ease: Judges: thankless umpires

Legal-Ease: Judges: thankless umpires

U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts headlined last week’s news as he presided over President Trump’s impeachment trial. Justice ...

February 1st, 2020 |  


Dr. Jessica Johnson: Kobe Bryant didn’t waste a moment

Dr. Jessica Johnson: Kobe Bryant didn’t waste a moment

When I saw updates on my phone about the tragic helicopter crash that killed NBA legend Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna Bryant, and seve...

January 31st, 2020 |  


Dahleen Glanton: As an African American dad, Kobe Bryant set a great example. But there are millions more like him.

Dahleen Glanton: As an African American dad, Kobe Bryant set a great example. But there are millions more like him.

My favorite Instagram post by Kobe Bryant does not include Gianna, his 13-year-old daughter who died along with him in that tragic helicopter crash. I...

January 31st, 2020 |