Editorial: Warren stumbled in starting gate and may not recover

What if you entered a presidential race and no one really cared?That was the ho-hum reaction to Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s New Year&#...

January 16th, 2019 |  


Editorial: Householder makes power grab in Ohio House

New Speaker Larry Householder had the first laugh, but we hope he doesn’t also get the last laugh over his Democrat-driven selection last week t...

January 16th, 2019 |  


: Gov. DeWine makes a good first impression

: Gov. DeWine makes a good first impression

Mike DeWine began his inaugural address, “Today, we are united as Ohioans.” The new governor then proceeded to identify the priorities Ohi...

January 15th, 2019 |  



Editorial: Taxpayers left on the hook for hours not worked

The U.S. Senate voted late Thursday to grant back pay for furloughed federal workers, which is usually what happens when the government shuts down. It...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Editorial: Huffman helped put Ohio ahead of curve in ending gerrymandering

Editorial: Huffman helped put Ohio ahead of curve in ending gerrymandering

Regardless of which political party you support, it should be obvious that in a functioning democracy, district lines should be drawn fairly, rather t...

January 12th, 2019 |  


Editorial: Local NAACP too quiet about crime in Lima

Editorial: Local NAACP too quiet about crime in Lima

One thing continues to be missing during the latest accusations of racism directed at the Allen County criminal justice system by the Rev. Ronald Fail...

January 12th, 2019 |  


Editorial: Are Dems saying wall is immoral or just ineffective?

President Donald Trump’s relatively subdued Oval Office speech on border security included one combative note: a challenge to the suggestion by ...

January 10th, 2019 |  


Editorial: We’re paying less at the pump – and that’s just the start

Editorial: We’re paying less at the pump – and that’s just the start

It’s been hard to miss the good news at the gasoline pump. As 2018 ended, gas prices fell to their lowest in nearly two years — below $2 a...

January 9th, 2019 |  


Chicago Tribune: The economy looks great. Will politics mess it up?

Chicago Tribune: The economy looks great. Will politics mess it up?

Stocks contribute to long-term financial health but can’t protect against heart attacks, so let’s not obsess over the impact of each marke...

January 8th, 2019 |  


Editorial: U.S. needs to continue to lead global growth

The world enters 2019 with a lot more uncertainty about the prospects for global growth. The excitement a year ago about a synchronized pickup in glob...

January 6th, 2019 |