January 4, 2012 RSS feed / Commentary

Lacking in judgment

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When the Senate left Washington for its holiday recess, it also left a stack of pending judicial nominations so large it amounts to dereliction of duty. More...

Behave like adults

For the new year, Congress and President Barack Obama should resolve to tone down the rhetoric and start taking steps to whittle long-term debt. More...

For 2012, jobs must be the focus

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It does not take much of a crystal ball to see that jobs will be a critical issue in 2012. While the employment picture improved somewhat in 2011, both nationally and locally, the economic downturn has defined the past four years. More...