Editorial: Before Capt. Sully Sullenberger, there was hero United Airlines pilot Al Haynes

Editorial: Before Capt. Sully Sullenberger, there was hero United Airlines pilot Al Haynes

It remains one of the most shocking incidents in aviation history: United Airlines Flight 232, bound for Chicago from Denver, loses its hydraulics whe...

August 29th, 2019 |  


Akron Beacon Journal: Medicaid saves lives in the opioid crisis

Akron Beacon Journal: Medicaid saves lives in the opioid crisis

Akron Beacon JournalAug. 24How has the Medicaid expansion benefited Ohio? The Urban Institute provides an answer in a new study. The Washington, D.C.,...

August 28th, 2019 |  


Editorial: Court must take up Electoral College case

Editorial: Court must take up Electoral College case

The Electoral College is seen as a frustrating anachronism by many Americans — not just Democrats who are irate that their candidates lost in tw...

August 27th, 2019 |  



Editorial: Joe Walsh, who ran his mouth, runs for president

Editorial: Joe Walsh, who ran his mouth, runs for president

In the 2020 primaries, Republicans will be able to vote for a presidential candidate who has questioned Barack Obama’s birthplace, stoked hostil...

August 27th, 2019 |  


Editorial: Voting bill makes registration easier and clears out deadwood

A bill to modernize voter registration in Ohio has the potential to ease concerns of voting-rights advocates and bolster public confidence in election...

August 26th, 2019 |  


Cleveland Plain Dealer: Statewide bail reform needs the imprimatur of the Ohio Supreme Court

Cleveland Plain Dealer: Statewide bail reform needs the imprimatur of the Ohio Supreme Court

The seven justices of the Ohio Supreme Court have yet to act on nine powerful bail-reform recommendations from a high-level task force the high court ...

August 25th, 2019 |  


Editorial: Charter school drop in enrollment could signal stability

Editorial: Charter school drop in enrollment could signal stability

News that charter-school enrollment in Ohio has continued its six-year decline probably is good — not because all charter schools are bad, but b...

August 22nd, 2019 updated: August 24th, 2019. |  


Editorial: Stock scare could tame trade recklessness

Editorial: Stock scare could tame trade recklessness

Stocks tanked last week amid signs of a worsening slowdown in Germany and China, and bond investors flashed the clearest signal yet that the U.S. is c...

August 21st, 2019 |  


Editorial: Pennsylvania doing something about gun violence

Editorial: Pennsylvania doing something about gun violence

After the mass shooting in Dayton, chanters crying “Do Something!” interrupted a speech by Ohio Governor Mike DeWine. On Friday, after a b...

August 20th, 2019 |  


Editorial: Ending Epstein conspiracies: Fiend’s suicide doesn’t end the pursuit of justice

The news won’t satisfy everyone, but it’s official: Jeffrey Epstein died by his own hand. That’s the assessment of the city medical ...

August 20th, 2019 |