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Difference between racism and pandering

A recent Education Department study indicates African-American kids compose about 18 percent of children attending preschool but account for 42 percent of those who are suspended once and nearly half of those suspended more than once. ...
Published: 04/15/14

Calling Obamacare permanent premature

As near as I can figure, Chuck Todd, NBC's ubiquitous political analyst, was the first to float the notion of the Affordable Care Act's permanence, but it wasn't long before other left-leaning media voices fell in line. National Journal's Ron Fournie...
Published: 04/09/14

Crawling onward

Last week, the federal government released its latest employment figures, and they contained some data that some put forward as a milestone. Since the end of the post-2007 recession, the country's businesses and nonprofit organizations have produced ...
Published: 04/09/14

Letters to the editor, April 9

Garbage approach
Published: 04/09/14

The First Amendment is such a nuisance

Every time the Supreme Court rules in favor of the First Amendment in a campaign-finance case, the left recoils in disgust.
Published: 04/09/14

Unsolved riddle

Given the grief it has taken since October and what it acknowledges was a problem-plagued start to the Affordable Care Act, the White House's trumpeting of the fact that some 7 million people had signed up for health insurance via the federal or stat...
Published: 04/04/14

Letters to the editor, April 5

Explore options
Published: 04/04/14

Obamacare's master of false assurance

A core competency of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is issuing false assurances.
Published: 04/04/14

We need to balance security and speed

Life used to move slowly. We raked our leaves, cooked our supper, dialed our telephones and shopped along Main Street. Today, we blow our leaves, microwave our dinner, text our friends and click to add to our shopping cart. Convenience trumps deliber...
Published: 04/04/14

Slow unwind

We weren't surprised by the report last week that there is likely to be no immediate relief for people who have had their Federal Flood Insurance Program rates go through the roof. Given the massive mess the flood insurance program has become, it won...
Published: 04/02/14

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