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Allen: Learn from failed COVID policies

May 11, 2023, 6:01am Columns

If you’re anything like me, you’ve done your best to blot out the COVID era from your memory. Read story

Harrop: What happened on train remains to be determined

May 10, 2023, 6:03am Columns

New Yorkers are divided on what happened on that F train when a former Marine, who was white, choked to death an unruly homeless man, who was Black. Read story

Schram: Immigration plan moves too slowly

May 9, 2023, 6:01am Columns

At first glance, on the last Thursday in April, you might have thought President Joe Biden’s border crisis cabinet chiefs were belatedly but finally unveiling their master plan. Read story

Murphy: Washington must make deal on debt limit

May 8, 2023, 6:03am Columns

Sens. Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock both visited the little town of McIntyre next to a kaolin plant in Middle Georgia recently. Read story

Hall: Taking coronation in stride

May 8, 2023, 6:01am Columns

Last year, at 73, Britain’s King Charles III got the job he waited for his whole life when he succeeded to the throne upon the death of his mother, Queen Elizabeth II. On Saturday, Charles, now 74, finally received his coronation and the accompanying fanfare. (The Brits spend a respectful… Read story

Other Papers Say: Improve U.S.-Mexico ties

May 8, 2023, 6:01am Columns

In 2009, when Mexico’s middle class continued its steady expansion in the wake of the North American Free Trade Agreement and wealthy neighborhoods bloomed in many cities, it was a popular trope in Washington, D.C., circles that our southern neighbor was at risk of becoming a “failed state.” Since then,… Read story

Dudley: Debt-limit standoff could be really disastrous

May 8, 2023, 6:01am Columns

I have one message for those observing or involved in the standoff over raising the U.S. federal debt limit: Be afraid, be very afraid. At this point in the financial and economic cycle, the consequences of failing to reach a deal would be particularly dire. Read story

Donnelly: Costs of crime must be shifted to criminals

May 7, 2023, 6:03am Columns

Our state’s retail sector lost nearly $3 billion in 2021 from organized crime, money that could otherwise have bolstered struggling stores, flowed to employee wages and increased tax receipts. Since then, losses have continued. The ultimate culprits are not primarily the homeless individuals on our streets but more powerful criminal… Read story

Other Papers Say: Court public approval plummets

May 7, 2023, 6:03am Columns

A new poll indicates the U.S. Supreme Court, once at the top of the nation’s most respected national institutions, is plummeting in public approval, with neither Republicans nor Democrats satisfied with the justices or their legal opinions. Slightly more than one-third of Americans trust the court. Americans also strongly disagree… Read story

Leubsdorf: Curious case of DeSantis

May 7, 2023, 6:03am Columns

Early assessments of presidential candidacies are dangerous — and often wrong. Read story