• Editorial – Slamming doors on the future 23 Jan 2020 06:40 Jeff Burgar The Alberta government says the number of doctors across Alberta doubled in the past 20 years. Also, even though the population of Alberta has grown, the number of doctors per 100,000 grew even more. In 2001, there were 167 doctors per 100,000 …
  • Editorial: Not all Virginia laws are created equal 23 Jan 2020 06:38 There are some good points such as a proposed decriminalization of marijuana. It is well past time that Virginia — and Tennessee — joined the 25 states that have passed laws either fully or partially decriminalizing certain marijuana possession offenses. …
  • Editorial: Madison is addressing police, government reforms 23 Jan 2020 04:40 January 22, 2020 10:04 PM Posted: January 22, 2020 10:04 PM Updated: January 22, 2020 10:11 PM WISC-TVMADISON, Wis. — “Reform” is a big and sometimes loaded word. We’re not sure either the Madison Police Department or Madison government need “reforming.” …
  • New York Times editorial board staffer to speak at UA’s Pryor Center 23 Jan 2020 04:22 Alex Kingsbury, a New York Times journalist who serves on the paper’s editorial board, will speak at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville on Feb. 5 as part of the Pryor Center lecture series. Prior to the New York Times, Kingsbury worked at WBUR, …
  • Editorial: Protect the carbon stores 23 Jan 2020 03:42 We live on a changing planet. Unnaturally rapid global warming is altering everything, including lands and waters. Evidence shows we’ve already emitted enough greenhouse gases to alter the structure of ecosystems and interactions within them. Because many …
  • EDITORIAL COMMENT: Varsity levies must remain affordable 23 Jan 2020 03:42 The Chronicle State universities have announced tuition fees ranging from $5 000 to $9 000 per semester depending on the programme. Government directed that State universities must set their full fees, including tuition and accommodation at $5 000 and …
  • Editorial: 'Our politicians must stop promising voters the earth' 23 Jan 2020 03:01 If history is a lie agreed upon, a glaring example might be seen in the lip-service paid to avoiding "boom-to-bust cycles" since the crash.An equally insidious threat exists not in the interval between boom to bust, but in the giddy spell from …
  • Editorial: The US should avoid giving Pakistan lectures on how to conduct its foreign policy 23 Jan 2020 02:50 HIGH-level engagements between the US and Pakistan on Tuesday resulted in some interesting outcomes. Meeting Prime Minister Imran Khan in Davos, President Donald Trump, who called Mr Khan his “friend”, said that Pakistan and the US had never been as close …
  • Editorial: Watch out! It’s biased 23 Jan 2020 02:33 Hans Lovejoy, editor Everyone has a bias – it’s a natural human condition. It’s always a surprise to hear a political actor complain that The Echo is biased. The issue is really about fairness, not bias. Judges have bias, as do police and educators. No one …
  • Illinois Editorial Roundup: 23 Jan 2020 02:05 January 18, 2020 The (Carbondale) Southern Illinoisan Keep the fresh ideas coming in order to improve education We can all agree that we should appreciate what our teachers do for our children throughout the region, right? After all, teachers play a large …
  • Editorial: Conflict on the waterfront with Queen City Landing 23 Jan 2020 01:12 The Buffalo Planning Board may have tabled a request by Queen City Landing developer Gerald Buchheit for a planned-unit development designation for his Outer Harbor project but it should signal only a bump in the effort to produce a broadly acceptable …
  • Editorial: A worthy project for Buffalo 23 Jan 2020 01:12 The goal is both ambitious and perceptive. The question is where to find the $82 million needed to upgrade nearly a dozen of Buffalo’s neighborhood parks and school athletic facilities. The public might appropriately be asked to help fund those necessary …
  • Editorial: TAX TIME -- and who gets the breaks 23 Jan 2020 00:51 Canada has major income tax loopholes that favour the wealthy, arguably cost the country (ergo all of us taxpayers who aren’t rich enough to qualify for them) billions of dollars overall, and make lesser-income people pay more than their fair share, while …
  • Editorial Comment: US$-RTGS judgment: A dose of cold-water reality 22 Jan 2020 23:25 The Herald Zimbabwe switched to its own currency in February last year and the law made it clear that the RTGS currency that everyone had in practice been using for a decade was to be converted at US$1 to RTGS$1 as it had been all along. That meant …
  • Editorial: 5 realistic resolutions 22 Jan 2020 22:59 According to new research conducted by the fitness company Strava, 80% of people who make New Year’s resolutions will have abandoned them by mid-February. We get it. Beach body dreams that seem possible during the magical holiday season can seem …
  • Editorial: Time to roll the credits on the state's film tax giveaway 22 Jan 2020 22:10
  • EDITORIAL: State pension reforms must be done swiftly 22 Jan 2020 22:00 Thursday, January 23, 2020 0:01 By EDITORIAL National Treasury building. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Pension funding has been one of the main fiscal exposures for governments worldwide with Kenya being no exception. It will be recalled that counties like Greece have …
  • EDITORIAL: Cancer study welcome 22 Jan 2020 22:00 Thursday, January 23, 2020 0:01 By EDITORIAL Plans to build centres in Kisii, Nyeri, Mombasa and Nakuru are already under way. FILE PHOTO | NMG  That scientists have inched closer to finding a possible cure for cancer is welcome news, especially in Kenya …
  • Trump Impeachment Lawyer Slams WashPost Editorial 22 Jan 2020 21:52 Robert Ray, an attorney on President Donald Trump’s legal defense team, on Wednesday slammed The Washington Post over an opinion piece by the newspaper’s editorial board attacking his impeachment defense. The Post’s editorial board wrote that “Trump’s …
  • Progressive commentator: NYT editorial board endorsement 'even dumber' than expected 22 Jan 2020 21:01
  • Ghanaian Times Editorial: PAC, crack the whip! 22 Jan 2020 20:31 General News of Wednesday, 22 January 2020 Source: Ghanaian Times 2020-01-22 The Public Accounts Committee (PAC), within the week, exercised its full powers by ordering the arrest of two public officers, who appeared before it, for suspected perjury. The …
  • Editorial: Report reveals stark data on school demographics 22 Jan 2020 19:01 Boston’s population is growing and, by most estimates, is well on track to surpass 700,000 by 2025. But, even as Boston booms, our population of kids is on the decline as families either are having fewer of them or leaving the city as they grow older. What …
  • Editorial Cartoon (January 23, 2020) 22 Jan 2020 18:31
  • STAFF EDITORIAL: More online Classes Means Less Face Time With Professors 22 Jan 2020 16:40 While Loyola is trying its best to balance a quality education, cutting-edge classroom technology and difficult schedules for professors, the School of Communication (SOC) bears the brunt of its effects.  With a noticeable increase in online classes this …
  • Editorial Roundup: Kentucky 22 Jan 2020 16:27 Recent editorials from Kentucky newspapers: ___ Jan. 20 The Bowling Green Daily News on legislation that would tighten parameters on the governor’s pardon powers: Right before former Gov. Matt Bevin left office in early December, he issued a number of …
  • Editorial: Confusion over alcohol limit a driving concern 22 Jan 2020 16:16 EDITORIAL The hazy public consciousness around how much alcohol a driver can drink before being "over the limit" is understandable. Research conducted on behalf of DB Breweries found less than a quarter of motorists understand the drink-drive …
  • EDITORIAL: Read Closer Before Boiling Over On MVWD Action 22 Jan 2020 15:27 Many time-pressed readers, who simply glance at headlines or scan through story leads, may find something to grumble about in this week’s coverage of the recent Moapa Valley Water District (MVWD) Board actions. After all, the past year has had board …
  • [Editorial] Deploying S. Korean forces to Strait of Hormuz increases risk of military clash 22 Jan 2020 14:55
  • Editorial: Make the 20’s your decade 22 Jan 2020 14:54 Every new year there’s a feeling of hope and desire for a fresh start for the year ahead. The beginning of 2020 felt even more monumental since it was the start of a brand new decade.   The years 2010 through 2019 had historical moments. There were moments …
  • Staff Editorial: Parking Solutions Must Be Initiated, Not Simply Discussed 22 Jan 2020 13:48 Art by Elizabeth Brummer As students return for the spring semester, talk of new schedules, routines and resolutions permeate campus. But one old problem remains: parking. Students across all majors often complain of running late to class or driving around …
  • Editorial cartoon (1): Jan. 22, 2020 22 Jan 2020 13:34
  • Editorial cartoon (2): Jan. 22, 2020 22 Jan 2020 13:34
  • Editorial: NYT double endorsement is a cop-out 22 Jan 2020 11:50 The New York Times’ editorial board has traditionally endorsed a presidential candidate since 1860, with thousands of uncertain readers turning to the paper for an informed, decisive opinion.  But this year featured an unexpected break from tradition — as …
  • Washington Post Editorial Board Predicts ‘Most Damaging Legacy’ Of Trump’s Trial 22 Jan 2020 11:47 And it’s not “the rigging of the trial process” it said Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) is “orchestrating in full collaboration with the White House.”Instead, the newspaper’s board wrote in a new editorial that it “might flow from the brazen …
  • Letter to the Editorial Board: January 20, 2020 22 Jan 2020 11:44 It is distressing as an Associate Fellow at the Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism to see that in your recent commentary on Israel and Zionism you ignore international law and international human rights law, relying on your own and other …
  • Editorial: The jury is out on whether Republican senators will take their impeachment oath seriously 22 Jan 2020 11:21 By definition, the impeachment trial of President Trump that began in earnest Tuesday was a historic occasion, only the third such proceeding since the adoption of the Constitution. What remains unclear is whether the Republicans in the Senate will allow a …
  • Editorial: Punishment is the only reason to send former L.A. sheriff Lee Baca to prison. That’s reason enough 22 Jan 2020 11:21 Let us suppose that an elderly man commits a crime — a nonviolent crime, but a serious one — and is sentenced to three years in prison. His cognitive abilities are failing, and there is some question as to whether he will remember why he’s being punished. …
  • Editorial Comment: Govt must act on civil servants’ salaries 22 Jan 2020 11:10 Editorial Comment AN ordinary civil servant, working in the country’s outback, who masters the courage to stand up and speak truth to power must be roundly applauded, given that it has become taboo and dangerous for citizens to simply air their grievances. …
  • EDITORIAL: Learning to fly 22 Jan 2020 09:42 Back in the day, the Chinese came up with a saying: To get rich, first build a road. Them days are gone. These days, to get rich, first you build an airport. One of the things leaders in northwest Arkansas seem to have figured out is that air travel is an …
  • Editorial: Should Robinson Middle School change mascot? 22 Jan 2020 09:34 The word originated as a racial slur to describe Native Americans. Though it may no longer be viewed that way, it remains so as would other terms used to describe a race by skin color. We would not tolerate a school mascot named Blackskins or Yellowskins …
  • [Editorial] Strengthen quarantine 22 Jan 2020 09:23 A novel coronavirus, also known as the Wuhan pneumonia, is spreading quickly since it broke out in the city of Wuhan in China’s Hubei province in late December. As of midnight Tuesday, increased testing had shown 440 confirmed cases and nine deaths. There …
  • Editorial Cartoon: (Water)color your life 22 Jan 2020 09:02
  • Editorial: CIA torture program in need of  accountability 22 Jan 2020 08:11 “Should any American soldier be so base and infamous as to injure any [prisoner]. . . I do most earnestly enjoin you to bring him to such severe and exemplary punishment as the enormity of the crime may require. Should it extend to death itself, it will …
  • Editorial cartoon for Jan. 22, 2020 22 Jan 2020 06:15
  • EDITORIAL: Weak impeachment case moves to Senate 22 Jan 2020 05:58 Democrats already shouting about a “cover-up.” Las Vegas Review-Journal January 21, 2020 - 9:00 pm   Updated January 21, 2020 - 9:09 pm Dreamy optimists who harbored hopes that respect and decorum might prevail during the Trump impeachment trial were …
  • Editorial: Jalila Haider's activism seems to have kindled suspicions of the ever-sensitive state functionaries 22 Jan 2020 03:21 IT is inexplicable how the state appears discomfited by human rights activists. After all, they ask for nothing more than what the Constitution guarantees — rights to security of person, due process, freedom of speech, etc. So what can explain the …
  • Editorial cartoon (a): Jan. 22, 2020 22 Jan 2020 02:54
  • Editorial cartoon (b): Jan. 22, 2020 22 Jan 2020 02:54
  • Editorial: In this case, dirt is better for road – for now 22 Jan 2020 02:54 A better surface than what it used to be. That’s what Public Works Director Frank Marbury told the Chino Valley Town Council at the Jan. 14 meeting, referring to Unity Road. In a time when the call has been for paving the town’s 153 miles of roads (and …
  • Editorial: 'Trump 'ridiculous' to decry climate 'prophets of doom'' 22 Jan 2020 02:50 Roundly rejecting "predictions of the apocalypse" he insisted America would defend its economy. "These alarmists always demand the same thing - absolute power to dominate, transform and control every aspect of our lives." They were, he …
  • Editorial Board: Spring 2020 stories to watch 22 Jan 2020 02:11 The Badger Herald Editorial Board deemed these stories important to watch during the spring 2020 semester. Resisting Exclusion The story: In September 2019, a now infamous homecoming hype video featuring almost exclusively white students took over campus …
  • Meet the spring 2020 Editorial Board 22 Jan 2020 02:10 Abigail Steinberg — Managing Editor, Editorial Board Chair Shalomie my homies! It’s ya girl Abby, back for another semester at UW’s ~premier~ student newspaper. I’m a junior majoring in political science and journalism, back from a semester interning for …
  • EDITORIAL: Last week a reminder of the need for fire safety 22 Jan 2020 02:10 By Kevin Canessa | Journalist & Webmaster on 21 January 2020 We saw it twice in the last week — enormous fires, one in Nutley and one in Kearny. Sadly, the fire in Nutley claimed the lives of a mom and her 7-year-old child. In the Kearny blaze, the …
  • Editorial: Ensuring a faster road to recovery for people fighting substance abuse 22 Jan 2020 01:46 January 21, 2020 7:17 PM Posted: January 21, 2020 7:17 PM Updated: January 21, 2020 7:21 PM WISC-TVMADISON, Wis. — For many people seeking recovery from substance abuse disorders time is of the essence. There are too many barriers to emergency care and …
  • Editorial: A two-pronged approach on Medicaid 22 Jan 2020 01:37 There is some belt-tightening, cost-shifting and some wishful thinking in Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s proposed budget for fiscal year 2021. There is little that will shrink state government or lessen New Yorkers’ tax burden. Noting that every interest group …
  • Editorial: Transit trade with Pakistan 22 Jan 2020 00:11 The transit trade between Afghanistan and Pakistan have been perennially on-again, off-again. Although there is a bilateral agreement between the countries, the constant closure of crossings triggered by strained ties has multiple times led to the …
  • What the Editorial Board Really Thought of the Democratic Candidates 21 Jan 2020 23:24 This article is part of the Debatable newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it Tuesdays and Thursdays. On Sunday, The New York Times editorial board endorsed Elizabeth Warren and Amy Klobuchar for the Democratic presidential nomination. In the words …
  • Editorial Comment: Let’s invest more in coal power stations 21 Jan 2020 23:01 The Herald For the foreseeable future, Zimbabwe is going to be relying on coal fuelling thermal power stations for the bulk of its electric energy, and certainly for the base load, and it needs to take this energy source seriously if we are to achieve our …
  • Record editorial: Giving a platform to underrepresented filmmakers is a highlight of the Sundance story 21 Jan 2020 22:55 From the time the Sundance Film Festival gets underway Thursday until the closing credits roll Feb. 2, there will be many words spoken about the power of story. Indeed, the stories that will play out on the screen during Sundance, whether inventive …
  • EDITORIAL COMMENT: Let’s move swiftly to curb fall armyworm 21 Jan 2020 22:55 The Chronicle After a long dry spell which adversely affected the early planted crop, the rains started falling in substantial amounts over the past two weeks or so. That was a welcome relief for farmers some of whose crops had been totally destroyed so …
  • Editorial: Place wouldn’t be the same without them; we say ‘Thanks!’ 21 Jan 2020 22:42 Always, there is a day and time for positive impact in Bladen County. Saturday night in the Cape Fear Vineyard & Winery, such a time was delivered. The recipients were business leaders and those who fancy the chance to meet them, who genuinely …
  • EDITORIAL: Absence of coordinator jeopardizes sustainability 21 Jan 2020 22:09 Four months after an event to discuss sustainability, Marquette University remains without a sustainability coordinator. This failure to prioritize and maintain sustainability is detrimental to Marquette and the broader community. The position became …
  • Editorial: State fair's beer decision could be beneficial 21 Jan 2020 21:08 After considering the idea last year, the Kansas State Fair Board is moving ahead with the drafting of legislation that could change how alcohol is consumed at the annual celebration of all things Kansas. As the Topeka Capital-Journal’s Tim Carpenter …
  • Editorial: Out-of-line travel traders need to be told where to go 21 Jan 2020 18:54 EDITORIAL Those stung by the fake tickets issued by liquidated agency Travel Globe are the latest - but, sadly, unlikely the last - to fly into a situation which should have had warning lights flashing over it. The bust travel agency was issuing fake plane …
  • Editorial Cartoon (January 22, 2020) 21 Jan 2020 17:39
  • Editorial: A predictable partisan potshot from subservient UNC board 21 Jan 2020 15:03 CBC Editorial: Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020; Editorial #8502 The following is the opinion of Capitol Broadcasting Company. Seldom has an utterly predictable pronouncement of such insignificance received the kind of over-blown coverage as did the University of …
  • Sacramento Bee Slams Devin Nunes In Scathing Editorial 21 Jan 2020 14:34 The newspaper’s board dissected new “explosive allegations” that Nunes ― the top Republican on the House Intelligence Committee ― “and his staff contacted shadowy Ukrainian figures in an effort to betray American democracy.”“Text messages released by the …
  • Editorial cartoon for Jan. 21, 2020 21 Jan 2020 12:03
  • Editorial: Cheers and Jeers — Jan. 21 21 Jan 2020 11:18 Our Views: On some highlights and lowlights from Stark County and beyond. Cheers ... to C-SPAN, for advocating they and other media outlets be able to broadcast the impeachment trial in the U.S. Senate. The people have a right to follow the proceedings in …
  • Editorial: Should California force cities to house homeless people? 21 Jan 2020 11:07 Homelessness may be a particularly grim problem in the city and county of L.A., but there is a desperate scramble for housing and shelter throughout the state as well. According to the 2019 homeless count, about 151,000 people are homeless in California, …
  • Editorial: Ghosts of Rampart are hovering over LAPD’s latest gang scandal 21 Jan 2020 11:07 Do not minimize the gravity of the Los Angeles Police Department’s data falsification probe. The suspicion that police officers in the Metro Division filed deceitful reports about people they stopped and interviewed raises serious concerns of police …
  • Editorial: New York Times decision odd, misplaced 21 Jan 2020 10:20 It is common practice in the media industry for publications and news stations to endorse candidates for political office. Often times these endorsements, of course, can be divisive  and controversial. But the New York Times presidential endorsement …
  • Editorial: Carleton should make a conscious choice to hire more female coaches 21 Jan 2020 09:53 All across university sports, there is a stark discrepancy between the number of female head and assistant coaches and the number of male coaches. This is far from the first time this issue has been raised in recent years.  However, Carleton’s women’s …
  • [Editorial] Unexpected replacement 21 Jan 2020 09:26 North Korea’s reported appointment of a hard-line figure with a military background as its new foreign minister has heightened uncertainties over the recalcitrant regime’s denuclearization talks with the US and relations with South Korea. The North last …
  • EDITORIAL: Revised suicide law is a tricky task 21 Jan 2020 07:44 (Getty Images file photo) The Supreme Court of Canada ruled in 2015 that Canadians have a right to make their own end of life decisions. The court struck down laws making it a criminal offence to consent to one’s own death or to assist in the death of …
  • EDITORIAL COMMENT: Air Zim revival on course with delivery of Boeing 777 21 Jan 2020 07:38 The Chronicle ZIMBABWE yesterday took delivery of a 282-seater Boeing 777-200ER aeroplane from Malaysia laying the ground for the revival of the national flag carrier — Air Zimbabwe. The plane — which touched down at Robert Gabriel Mugabe International …
  • EDITORIAL: Come on in — and wreck the place, while you’re here 21 Jan 2020 06:34 Police destroy a woman’s house. Courts say she can’t get compensation. Shaniz West agreed to let the police enter her home to make an arrest. They trashed it. A federal appeals court told her “too bad.” Now the Supreme Court has the opportunity to right …
  • Editorial cartoon (1): Jan. 21, 2020 21 Jan 2020 06:04
  • Editorial cartoon (2): Jan. 21, 2020 21 Jan 2020 06:04
  • Editorial: Urging the Madison School Board to rename school in honor of influential, beloved leader 21 Jan 2020 05:21 January 20, 2020 10:19 PM Neil Heinen Posted: January 20, 2020 10:19 PM Updated: January 20, 2020 10:41 PM MADISON, Wis. — The Madison School Board is poised to vote soon on renaming Glendale Elementary School in honor of Dr. Virginia Henderson, an …
  • Editorial: 'Campaign must not become just a bidding war for votes' 21 Jan 2020 02:40 The taxpayer can clean it all up later on. On the other hand, it might be remembered how major economic policies which in retrospect are justified on the basis of 'well, it seemed like a good idea at the time' have haunting legacies.But all's …
  • EDITORIAL COMMENT : Revived Airzim needs sound management 21 Jan 2020 00:50 The Herald Zimbabwe yesterday took delivery of a Boeing 777-200 ER, as the Government started making serious strides towards resuscitating the national airline, Air Zimbabwe (Airzim). We are excited that another Boeing 777, which has already been paid for, …
  • Editorial: The money we're owed 21 Jan 2020 00:49 Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz went to Washington last week arguing for continued federal aid as a matter of necessity. Money and tax breaks from Washington, he told the House Budget Committee, are “essential contributors” to Buffalo’s revival. He …
  • EDITORIAL: Portsmouth Council asking the right questions about city spending 20 Jan 2020 21:05 The Portsmouth City Council last week began taking on one of the top issues in this past election: Spending. The Jan. 15 work session began with a budget presentation by Finance Director Judie Belanger, who reported "very preliminary" numbers …
  • Editorial: Trump likely to beat impeachment trial and be re-elected 20 Jan 2020 20:23 EDITORIAL It probably says a lot about US politics at present that both main political parties face heavy head winds in a crucial election year. Donald Trump, despite his habitual bluster and insistence that he has done nothing wrong, will this week have …
  • Editorial: Barberton school district is doing the right thing 20 Jan 2020 20:09 The Barberton City School District is doing the prudent thing by allowing some members of the Magics boys basketball team to engage in silent protest by kneeling or sitting during the pregame playing of the national anthem. The district is also doing the …
  • 'New York Times' Editorial Board Endorses Elizabeth Warren and Amy Klobuchar - The Daily Beast 20 Jan 2020 20:05 The New York Times on Sunday evening announced its editorial board has endorsed both Elizabeth Warren and Amy Klobuchar for the Democratic nomination for president. The decision—which broke tradition by endorsing two candidates at once—came at the …
  • EDITORIAL: Ensure counties live within their means 20 Jan 2020 19:54 Monday, January 20, 2020 22:00 By EDITORIAL The National Treasury building in Nairobi. FILE PHOTO | NMG  In nearly eight years since the rollout of devolution in Kenya, most aspects of the devolved system of governance have been worth celebrating except …
  • EDITORIAL: Hasten housing approvals 20 Jan 2020 19:54 Monday, January 20, 2020 22:00 By EDITORIAL Workers at a construction site in Nairobi. FILE PHOTO | NMG  According to the National Construction Authority, the number of project submissions in 2018/9 hit 5,156, of which 604 were registered in Nairobi. …
  • Daily Guide Editorial: Covenant with Lucifer 20 Jan 2020 18:56 General News of Monday, 20 January 2020 Source: dailyguidenetwork.com 2020-01-20 A number of civil society organisations (CSOs) have ganged up against the interest of the good people of Ghana in furtherance of their parochial interests. They have left most …
  • Editorial Cartoon (January 21, 2020) 20 Jan 2020 18:37
  • New York Times editorial board endorses Klobuchar, Warren in Democratic primary 20 Jan 2020 17:56 ST. PAUL — The New York Times Editorial Board on Sunday, Jan. 20, issued its endorsements in the Democratic presidential race, breaking with tradition to support two candidates: Amy Klobuchar and Elizabeth Warren. Members of the editorial board said they …
  • EDITORIAL: WE THE PEOPLE WANT TO KNOW 20 Jan 2020 16:27     Another silly season is here and, as anticipated, more and more candidates have joined the race for political office. By my count, there are now eighteen district candidates including four independents and thirteen island-wide candidates including five …
  • New York Times editorial board breaks with the norm and endorses two candidates 20 Jan 2020 15:22 "Ms. Klobuchar and Ms. Warren right now are the Democrats best equipped to lead that debate," the editorial board wrote. "May the best woman win."Announcing the endorsement Sunday, the board said, "Senator Warren is a gifted …
  • NY Times: In a break with convention, the editorial board has chosen to endorse two separate Democratic candidates for president. 20 Jan 2020 13:20 American voters must choose between three sharply divergent visions of the future. The incumbent president, Donald Trump, is clear about where he is guiding the Republican Party — white nativism at home and America First unilateralism abroad, brazen …
  • New York Times editorial board endorses Warren, Klobuchar for president 20 Jan 2020 06:18 It's what happened after the debate between six Democrat candidates in Iowa that makes the most headlines. The New York Times announced late Sunday that its editorial board was breaking "from convention" and will endorse two candidates for …
  • New York Times editorial board endorses Elizabeth Warren and Amy Klobuchar for Democratic nomination 20 Jan 2020 05:22 The editorial board met with nine of the leading contenders for the Democratic nomination in December. Three other candidates, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, Michael Bloomberg and Julin Castro, were invited, the board said, but declined the invitation. California Sen …
  • Editorial: Trump impeachment trial must be impartial 20 Jan 2020 05:20 The House has finally delivered the impeachment articles against President Donald Trump. Now the Senate is bound to conduct a trial in which it will “consider evidence” and “hear witnesses,” as that responsibility is acknowledged on its official website. …
  • NYT Editorial Board Endorses Both Warren And Klobuchar For The 2020 Presidential Election 20 Jan 2020 05:04 The New York Times Editorial Board endorsed both Democratic Sens. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts and Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota as the party’s best choices for president, it announced Sunday. The editorial board, made up of opinion journalists, has …
  • New York Times Editorial Board Endorses Amy Klobuchar and Elizabeth Warren 20 Jan 2020 04:38 The New York Times editorial board endorsed the two leading female candidates for the Democratic Party’s presidential nomination on Sunday, throwing its support behind Senator Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota and Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts. The …