Monday, September 24, 2018

Much more help needed to fight Indiana opioid epidemic

On June 30, Alexandria police stopped Nico Vasquez for speeding. At the scene, the 25-year-old Gas City man lapsed into a stupor and was...

Americans in need of a vacation

Boy, I could use a vacation about now - like millions of other hardworking Americans. According to a recent study by the U.S. Travel Association‘s...

On health care, history is watching

Over the last century, there has been a characteristic American cycle of response to far-reaching social reforms. When the breakthroughs are first proposed, conservatives fight...

Hoosier representatives in Washington ponder potential nuclear war

U.S. Sen. Todd Young is a former Navy intelligence officer, an intellect in the tradition of Richard Lugar, and a pragmatist. So when he...

Trump Jr. may have killed tax and health care reform

In a week in which all political eyes should be focused on health care reform, the Trumps dropped another bombshell. First son Donald Trump...

Bet your bottom dollar that, tomorrow, Congress won’t act on its war responsibilities

Predictably and sensibly, a three-judge panel of the nation’s second-most important court, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, recently dismissed, unanimously,...

Bungled collusion is still collusion

The Russia scandal has entered a new phase and there’s no going back. For six months, the White House claimed that this scandal was nothing...

Fixing the ‘rotting carcass’ tax code

Cynics are said to be people who are prematurely disappointed about the future. Such dyspepsia is encouraged by watching Republicans struggle to move on...

Today’s kids need a taste of parents’ 1970s summertime

Ah, summer is upon us. That means the media are publishing a spate of articles that offer tips to parents on how to make their...

What Trump teaches left and right

President Trump has performed a service of sorts to our debate over how the United States views itself and its role in the world....