Froma Harrop: GOP hopefuls kiss up to Vegas kingpin

Saturday, April 5, 2014
There is something truly spectacular about Sheldon Adelson.

E.J. Dionne: Critics won't admit it, but ACA's working

Friday, April 4, 2014
Is there any accountability in American politics for being completely wrong?

George Will: Now is the time

Thursday, April 3, 2014
The human kindling that makes up the flammable Republican base may soon burst into flames, again.

E.J. Dionne: OK higher minimum wage, and more

Wednesday, April 2, 2014
>Finding a way out of our current political impasse requires some agreement on what problems we need to solve.

Froma Harrop: No need for Dems to apologize for ACA

Wednesday, April 2, 2014
The ruckus around the Affordable Care Act rollout has been loud, and Republicans are beefing up the amp to rally voters this November.

State Senate should pass bill to legalize medical marijuana

Sunday, March 30, 2014
For years, state leaders have strongly opposed any proposal that would legalize the cultivation of cannabis plants in New York. My guess is that 76 years of aggressive marijuana law enforcement have rendered most officials incapable of recognizing the medicinal properties of cannabis.

Cuomo plan will not solve school tax issue

Sunday, March 30, 2014
Come April, the rubber meets the road. With an actual budget in print, passed by the Legislature and signed by the governor (usually) on the first of the month, we finally get a chance to see what our representatives actually stand for.

George Will: Some inside baseball for the true fan

Sunday, March 30, 2014
“Andre Dawson,” Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully once said, “has a bruised knee and is listed as day-to-day.

Charles Krauthammer: Obama hopelessly naive on Putin

Saturday, March 29, 2014
“The United States does not view Europe as a battleground between East and West, nor do we see the situation in Ukraine as a zero-sum game

E.J. Dionne: Pope stuck between Obama and U.S. bishops

Friday, March 28, 2014
President Obama’s first salary as a community organizer was paid by a Catholic group and his earliest social justice work was rooted in Catholic social doctrine.

George Will: Don't be surprised if Putin makes Poland his next target

Thursday, March 27, 2014
Igor Stravinsky, the Russian composer, said of Poland, perilously positioned between Russia and Germany: "If you pitch your tent in the middle of Fifth Avenue, it is quite likely you will be run over by a bus."

Froma Harrop: Inconsistent enforcement of immigration laws

Wednesday, March 26, 2014
The story of Josue Noe Sandoval-Perez, an illegal immigrant recently deported back to his native Mexico, perfectly captures the chaos of our broken immigration system — and for all sides of the debate.


E.J. Dionne: ACA’s foes won’t stop there

Wednesday, March 26, 2014
You never get a second chance to make a first impression.

Richard Cohen: In world history, one can be the deadliest number you've ever known

Tuesday, March 25, 2014
" 'Sophie, Sophie, don't die! Stay alive for the children,' the dying Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand urged his wife as she slumped over him in the open-topped sports car.

Truly independent panel of citizens only way to achieve ethics reform

Sunday, March 23, 2014
No incentive exists for political insiders to change a rotten status quo when that status quo serves their own private interests.

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