Jordan’s priorities are all wrong

To the editor:I am appalled that Rep. Jim Jordan called President Donald Trump’s $54 billion defense spending increase “reasonable,”...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Local reps should join caucus

To the editor:Thank you, Jason Hawk, for your editorial on climate change (“Climate change is not a partisan issue”). The full editorial c...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Here’s your diploma and debt

Here’s your diploma and debt

It’s that time of year again. Flowers are flowering, spring is springing, and across the country college graduates are graduating with their new...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Not time to move to Canada

To the editor:Since the election of Donald Trump, I’ve given serious thought to moving to Canada, a nation that, unlike America, is not dominate...

April 21st, 2017 |  


How should we feel when evil men die?

How should we feel when evil men die?

Robert Seman Jr., with his hands shackled, jumped to his death from the fourth floor of the Mahoning County courthouse.The suicide came April 10 as Se...

April 21st, 2017 |  


The best ideas come from Ohio

The best ideas come from Ohio

One of my most important jobs as your senator is listening to the Ohioans I represent.I’ve spent the past several weeks hosting round tables acr...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Helping homeless kids find shelter

Helping homeless kids find shelter

Homelessness is dangerous, especially for kids.They are more vulnerable to become victims of crime, they’re more vulnerable to disease, and they...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Students are the victims; too bad

It seems if you want something in Washington to disappear these days, all it takes is finding a way to attach it to former President Barack Obama.Alth...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Naturalized yards reduce carbon footprint

To the editor:As a member of a community, respect others before using toxic herbicides and insecticides as spring brings life to full bloom. Visit the...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Watch the wicked webs be woven

Watch the wicked webs be woven

My mother used to love to say, “Oh, what a tangled web we weave when we set about to deceive.”Actually, it’s a lesson I learned earl...

April 17th, 2017 |