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Pitts: Has media learned its Trump lesson?

December 9, 2022, 6:01am Columns

Last week, Donald Trump finally crossed the Rubicon. Read story

Ponnuru: Strengthen the child tax credit before expanding it

December 9, 2022, 6:01am Columns

The federal government’s child tax credit just had its 25th anniversary, but not everyone is celebrating. Some conservatives think it’s a runaway entitlement program. A few on the left would rather redirect the money elsewhere. Advocates, meanwhile, want to expand it — but don’t agree on how. Read story

McManus: Iran protests shoved nuclear issue off center stage, for now

December 7, 2022, 6:01am Columns

After more than a decade of U.S. policy focused on preventing Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons, arms negotiations have been shoved off center stage. The long-running dispute over nuclear weapons has been displaced by a more immediate drama — the rapidly spreading uprising against the Iranian regime. Read story

Crisp: The courageous push back ‘jungle’

December 7, 2022, 6:01am Columns

When we want to describe a world that is chaotic and dangerous, few metaphors are more apt than “jungle.” We say, “It’s a jungle out there.” Read story

Allen: Game teaches about reuniting

December 6, 2022, 6:01am Columns

I spent the better part of a recent Saturday morning locked in an intense text-message debate with a dear friend. Read story

Harrop: Elon Musk won’t win his fight against Apple

December 5, 2022, 6:03am Columns

What do I care about more? Do I care about my iPhone, my iPad, my MacBook and the two Mac desktops — or do I care more about the feed on my Twitter app? Oh, and I forgot to mention my Apple Watch. Read story

Other Papers Say: All workers deserve sick leave

December 5, 2022, 6:03am Columns

Approaching year three of a global pandemic, it’s shocking that the U.S. is still debating whether workers should be allowed to take time off work when they’re sick or need to see a doctor. Read story

Schram: Bipartisan law-and-order

December 5, 2022, 6:03am Columns

Beneath the still-gleaming white dome, the Capitol’s new generation of leaders are jockeying for position, staking their turf, marking their hydrants, and swapping last-minute promises for next year’s power. Read story

Pitts: But why? Because this is America

December 5, 2022, 6:01am Columns

But why? Read story

Estrich: But what about Harris?

December 4, 2022, 6:01am Columns

By any conventional measure, President Joe Biden has won the right to seek a second term in office. Read story