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Proxy voting has pitfalls in Pennsylvania

January 8, 2016 As if Pennsylvania’s long-overdue budget weren’t controversial enough, now two “ghost votes” for the stopgap spending plan have come under fire. Rightly so. more »»

Money flow not problem for Carson

January 8, 2016 As it has for months, Ben Carson’s campaign is raising a lot of money. more »»

Term ‘neocon’ has run its course

January 8, 2016 In interviews and on the stump, Sen. more »»

Will Mideast allies drag us into war?

January 6, 2016 The New Year’s execution by Saudi Arabia of the Shiite cleric Sheikh Nimr Baqir al-Nimr was a deliberate provocation. more »»

Parents should take lessons from Asians

January 6, 2016 For American public education, 2015 was a dismal year, at least by the numbers. But don’t blame the kids. Parents are missing in action. Except most Asian-American parent. more »»

Real ID will protect travelers

January 6, 2016 I ’d like to think that the feds have screened the other passengers sitting on my airplane. To do that, they also have to screen me. more »»

‘Appreciate past sacrifices’

January 1, 2016 I grew up on a three-legged stool — a solid foundation of church, family and school. more »»

Suspend Eakin indefinitely over ‘porngate’

December 26, 2015 The state Court of Judicial Discipline should give citizens of Pennsylvania a Christmas present: Suspend errant Supreme Court Justice Michael Eakin posthaste. more »»

Perfect candidate for imperfect time

December 26, 2015 I don’t typically endorse candidates, but as 2015 draws to a close, I feel I must make an exception. I think it’s a safe bet that for most of us, the year-that-was was not the year we wanted it to be. more »»

Left forcing all to live their way

December 26, 2015 The political left has been trying to run other people’s lives for centuries. more »»

Tech firm changed the world

December 22, 2015 Americans today talk of how technology and tech firms are changing the world. That’s true, but it’s nothing new. One hundred-twelve years ago, on De. more »»

Higher education a house divided

December 22, 2015 WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Although he is just 22, Andrew Zeller is a fourth-year Ph.D. candidate in mathematics at Purdue University. more »»

Run, hide, fight: Preventing mass violence a must

December 21, 2015 We asked readers for their thoughts about how to stem mass shootings in the United States earlier this month. more »»

Hillary calls Benghazi relatives liars

December 21, 2015 Our news media are so overwhelmingly obsequious to the Democrats that Hillary Clinton can imply the relatives of the Americans killed in Benghazi are liars on national TV, and no one in the press... more »»

On terrorism, Cruz has no idea

December 21, 2015 Terrorism is not going away. We saw that in the closing of the Los Angeles schools after what was deemed a “credible” threat. more »»

Diplomacy falling on hard times

December 20, 2015 WASHINGTON — When I think of our American Foreign Service officers overseas this Christmas, I remember a dear friend, Mike Kristula, who was a brilliant diplomat with the U.S. more »»

Scorecard from fifth GOP debate

December 18, 2015 Each of the Republican presidential candidates brings something good to the race for the GOP nomination and some things not so good. more »»

Climate make-believe in Paris

December 18, 2015 Saving the planet has never been so easy. more »»

Women in combat put men at risk

December 17, 2015 WASHINGTON — Crickets. This was the sound of America reacting to news earlier this month that all military positions, including ground combat, will be opened to wome. more »»

Seal borders, stop the visas, this is war

December 17, 2015 I know this is not my usual position. But this is a war. Therefore, I have come to believe there should be no immigration or visa waivers until the U.. more »»

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