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Feb. 28, 2020

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Pitts: Hillary Clinton was right about ‘deplorables’

February 7, 2020, 6:01am Columns

Surely you remember the “basket of deplorables.” Read story

Ambrose: The good and bad of Joe Biden

February 6, 2020, 6:01am Columns

Joe Biden is against Medicare for All, and maybe that’s enough reason to vote for him. But understand, too, that he wants to both eliminate and raise the capital gains tax, that he leaves sentences dangling without an end and that his disregard for political correctness borders on an impeachable offense. Read story

Camden: ‘Hero’ bill sure to be dammed

February 5, 2020, 6:01am Columns

Thousands of bills get introduced every legislative session, but most never become law. Many, in fact, never get more attention than a brief mention on the floor of the House or Senate, a number and a link on the legislative website. Read story

Saunders: Lev Parnas a ‘pivotal witness’

February 4, 2020, 6:01am Columns

Lev Parnas, the Ukrainian-born American who has photos and video to prove that he knows President Donald Trump, showed up outside the Senate impeachment trial on Wednesday. Read story

La Center wrestlers can finally call themselves league champions

February 3, 2020, 6:33am Columns

High schools: Tim Martinez Read story

Jones: Kobe’s supportive legacy

February 2, 2020, 6:01am Columns

When Kobe Bryant died last week in a helicopter crash, along with his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, and seven others, the world wept. Read story

Richie: It’s time for a fairer presidential nomination process

February 2, 2020, 6:01am Columns

After a year of campaigning, the first votes are finally being cast in the 2020 presidential primaries. While Donald Trump has an apparent lock on the Republican nomination, Democrats have a wide open contest. Of the dozen remaining candidates, polls suggest that none will receive even 30 percent of the vote in the early states. Read story

Other Papers Say: Microsoft leads climate action

February 2, 2020, 6:00am Columns

Microsoft is demonstrating strong leadership with its bold new climate pledge. Read story

Pitts: Kobe’s death prompts analysis of existence, life

January 31, 2020, 6:01am Columns

‘Kobe is dead.” Read story

Ambrose: Impeachment free advertising for Democrats

January 30, 2020, 6:01am Columns

It’s kind of interesting that the central goal of Democrats in the wild-and-wooly Capitol impeachment hearings is to use their misapplied, blistering power to ruin the re-election chances of Republican President Donald Trump. Their central case against Trump is that this is the kind of thing he did — use his powers in delaying military aid to Ukraine to get the country to stomp on Joe Biden and thereby ruin… Read story